Texas Missions Initiatives provides multiple trainings each year for churches who would like to reach out to foreign born people groups in Texas.

People Group Discovery and Engagement Workshop

A one or two day workshop which provides an introduction to Texas’s changing cultural demographics and an overview of the people groups represented. Includes an initial introduction and a practical field trip to practice encountering and engaging with people from other cultures. For more information, click here.

Reaching The Nations in Texas

A six session training based on Jesus’ principles for cross-cultural ministry that guides believers to connect, evangelize and disciple the foreign born people in Texas. Includes best practices for cross-cultural evangelism, in-context discipleship, and the gathering of believers. For more information, click here.

Going Beyond Seminars

 A one day seminar for people group missionaries, ethnic church planters and other workers among people groups: Going Beyond Seminar 1 and Going Beyond Seminar 2. These seminars are the basis to establish a Going Beyond Network where churches, pastors and leaders learn from one another and encourage one another in reaching the nations in their locale. For more information, click here.

Specialized Trainings

Various workshops, seminars, and consultations to better equip those that are or are considering ministering to foreign born people groups from different religious backgrounds. These trainings include: Loving Muslims, Building Bridges for Muslims and Walking with Hindus and Buddhists. For more information, click here.

Refugee Ministry

TxMI seeks to partner with churches around Texas to minister to refugees to meet their physical and spiritual needs. We would love to come alongside you and your church to develop a church planting strategy for the refugees in your city. For more information, click here.


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English as a Second Language training will be avaliable two times a year. 2019 training dates TBD.
This is a 2-day training that covers how to develop an ESL program for your church, student placement, lesson building, teaching techniques, evangelism and more.
 For more information, please contact Anna Whitson.
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