texas missions initiative what is a people group

People Groups

A significantly large sociological grouping of individuals who perceive themselves to have a common affinity with one another.

"For evangelization purposes, a people group is the largest group within which the Gospel can spread as a church planting movement without encountering barriers of understanding or acceptance."

Source: 1982 Lausanne Committee Chicago meeting

Texas is one of the top States in America where people from the World's Major Religions - Christianity, Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam dwell

  • DFW & Houston areas have 300+ Ethno-Linguistic People Groups

  • The distant nations have become our next door neighbors

  • God has provided a rich opportunity to build relationships in TX with Hindus, Buddhists and Muslims

  •  The fields of Texas are "white for harvest."  --John 4:35

For more information on People Groups contact txmi@sbtexas.com.

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