B.a.l.m. - begin again living ministries, inc.
The signs of the times are all around us. The evidence is clear Jesus is coming soon! Amid the signs of the end of the world Jesus laid out before His disciples in the gospel of Matthew 24, He stated plainly in verse 14: And this gospel of the Kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come.
Begin Again Living Ministries (BALM) is a faith-base Christian ministry. Since its inception on September 20, 1997, BALM's single most important goal is to spread the gospel to the ends of earth. Like the Apostle Paul, Christ's ministering servants are been called to traverse the four corners of the Globe to reach the unreached with the message of Hope a message which provides the balm for millions of wounded souls. As Jesus Christ proclaimed in His own words He is the only Way for all mankind, the Truth and the only one who gives eternal life (Jn. 14:6).
The Call - "Every soul whom Christ has rescued is called to work in His name for the saving of the lost._ - Christ Object Lesson, p. 191
- Begin Again Living Ministries (BALM) is an evangelism and church plant and training ministry that equips church members in honing their witnessing skills. As a ministry we are educated and trained in evangelistic ministry including pre-work (in home bible studies) outreach (door to door), public evangelism and follow-up.
- Begin Again Living Ministries was organized to mobilize church members maximize the effectiveness of outreach in local churches by training and activating members for evangelism in their communities.
- Strengthening the body of believers, Being good stewards of our time, money, talent, health, and wisely managing the resources and assets entrusted to us.
- To provide medical missionary training to mobilize church members in community outreach (Health Lectures, Health Coach Services)
Organized for Service - "Time is short, and our forces must be organized to do a larger work." - Testimonies, vol. 9, p. 27.
- God made us one Body with many parts.
- God works through churches and pastors and relationships with them.
- Make use of the process of spiritual multiplication by training soul winners to be trainers of soul winners.
- God called every believer to be a fisher of men.
- We value people’s opinion, but the Word of God is inerrant and takes precedent.
Educate for Service - "Many would be willing to work if they were taught how to begin. They need to be instructed and encouraged." - Ministry of Healing, p. 149
- Build relationships with churches and pastors through various opportunities.
- Teach and train local churches in "The Witnessing Church" weekend or one day seminars on personal and public evangelism and equip new believers for service.
- Conduct short-term mission trips giving opportunity for others to exercise their evangelism skills and participate in building churches, schools, and assisting in orphanage and school ministry.
- Preach and teach locally and internationally, and conduct various evangelistic series.