May Mission Month 2021  

Invitation to May Mission Month video (2 min) >>
Invitation to May Mission Month video (1 min) >>


We invite you and your church to get involved in May Mission Month 2021.
We invite you
to learn, to grow in awareness of what God is doing around the world, to stand with our teams, to pray and to unite afresh in partnership.

May Mission Month is a time to ask big questions and seek God's leading as we partner with His mission around the world and in our own backyard. As Australian Baptists, we are a mission people. Thank you for your partnership with Global Interaction's teams and ministry.

The full suite of resources will be available in the coming months. Contact us to book in speakers or discuss partnership opportunities.  
 

Resources for One, Two or Four Weeks in May
Whether your church community can dedicate one, two or four weeks to Global Interaction's May Mission Month, we have resources to equip you to get involved! Click on the dropdown boxes below to explore more. 
 

One Week in May

Key Resources:
Available in late February 2021.

Global Interaction Animation
Play the 3 minute 'who we are' animation during your service.

Sermon
Preach using the pastor's and leader's notes, use one of the filmed sermons or invite a Global Interaction guest preacher.

Children and Youth
Use one session of the children's and interactive youth group material.

Fundraise
Promote and support a particular worker, team, project or Global Interaction's ministry as a whole. We can only do it together! 


Additional Resources:
Available in late February 2021.

Intercultural Worker Videos
Play an update video from one of the workers you partner with during your service. 

Small Groups
Encourage small groups to focus on mission and Global Interaction's ministry through using May Mission Month resources and small group discussion questions.  

Two Weeks in May

Key Resources:
Available in late February 2021.

Global Interaction Animation
Play the 3 minute 'who we are' animation during a service.

Sermons
Preach using the pastor's and leader's notes, use one of the filmed sermons or invite a Global Interaction guest preacher.

Mission Story Videos
Utilise the inspiring global and local mission stories to illustrate the key themes of May Mission Month.

Children and Youth
Use two session of the children's and interactive youth group material.

Fundraise
Promote and support a particular worker, team, project or Global Interaction's ministry as a whole. We can only do it together! 


Additional Resources:
Available in late February 2021.

Intercultural Worker Videos
Play an update video from one of the workers you partner with during your service. 

Small Groups
Encourage small groups to focus on mission and Global Interaction's ministry through using May Mission Month resources and small group discussion questions.  

Missioning Podcast Episodes
Share Missioning episode links with your congregation and be encouraged by stories from around the world. (May Mission Month episodes available April 1st, 15th, 29th and May 13th 2021)

Four Weeks in May

Key Resources:
Available in late February 2021.

Global Interaction Animation
Play the 3 minute 'who we are' animation during a service.

Sermons
Preach using the pastor's and leader's notes, use one of the filmed sermons or invite a Global Interaction guest preacher.

Mission Story Videos
Utilise the inspiring global and local mission stories to illustrate the key themes of May Mission Month.

Pray
Facilitate a creative prayer time, hold a prayer event or set up prayer stations as part of service. Utilise Global Interaction prayer resources and ideas to prompt prayer for mission, our teams and our ministry. 

Children and Youth
Use all sessions of the children's and interactive youth group material.

Fundraise
Promote and support a particular worker, team, project or Global Interaction's ministry as a whole. We can only do it together! 


Additional Resources:
Available in late February 2021.

Intercultural Worker Videos
Play an update video from one of the workers you partner with during your service. 

Small Groups
Encourage small groups to focus on mission and Global Interaction's ministry through using May Mission Month resources and small group discussion questions.  

Missioning Podcast Episodes
Share Missioning episode links with your congregation and be encouraged by stories from around the world. (May Mission Month episodes available April 1st, 15th, 29th and May 13th 2021)


Key Themes for May Mission Month 2021
Four weeks of resources inspired by Global Interaction’s new vision and mission statements and brought to life by stories from Australia and around the globe.

  1. What We See: Vibrant faith communities following Jesus in their own distinctive ways
  2. Why: Because nothing matters more than sharing God’s love for the world
  3. How: Through Spirit-led people, humbly contextualising the Good News in every place
  4. Partnering Together: Australian Baptists together in mission