Dr. Marable offers research and training for denominations, churches, church planters, missionaries, and parachurch organizations. Each need is unique and MI will offer a customized look. MI can provide references for our work with each category listed below.

Research and Training for Denominations:

  • Research of current attitudes and practices of churches, church leaders, and church members as it relates to outreach
  • Strategic planning based on the research and analysis for the purpose of increasing member participation in outreach to the unchurched
  • “Just In Time” training that is highly participatory and based on the adult education model. We offer a variety of delivery systems.
  • Coaching for every facet of denominational life with a focus on the membership level
  • Learning Communities are established to facilitate the contextualization of universal principles into each church’s culture and needs
  • Train the Trainer certification empowers denominational executives and pastors to replicate the system throughout the denomination

Research and Training for Churches:

  • MI will conduct a survey and assessment of attitudes and practices that impact outreach effectiveness in your church to establish a baseline measurement for planning purposes
  • If desired, a strategic plan will be created based on the research and analysis for the purpose of increasing member participation in outreach to the unchurched
  • A seminar using our “Just In Time” training that is highly participatory and based on the adult education model. Your pastor will be equipped to complete the training process.
  • Coaching for everyone involved in the outreach process
  • Your pastor will be invited to participate in a Learning Community to facilitate the contextualization of universal principles into your church’s culture and needs

Research and Training for Church Planters:

  • Strategic planning based on the goals of your church planter or organization.
  • Research of the target community
  • “Just In Time” training is offered to the church planting group, depending on the church planting methodology.
  • Coaching for everyone on the church planting team
  • Learning Communities will be established to increase understanding and facilitate the speed of growth
  • Church Planting Movement principles and practices may be taught and implemented if desired

Research and Training for Missionaries both in the United States and abroad:

  • Strategic planning based on the goals of your church planter or organization.
  • Research of the target community or people group
  • “Just In Time” training is offered to the church planting group, depending on the church planting methodology.
  • Coaching for everyone on the church planting team
  • Learning Communities will be established to increase understanding and facilitate the speed of growth
  • Church Planting Movement principles and practices may be taught and implemented if desired

Research and Training for Parachurch Organizations:

MI has worked with sister parachurch organizations around the world and understands their tightly focused goals and purposes. We can equip your leadership team to be effective using the church CPM model of church planting. Please contact us to discuss possibilities.

Research and Training Fees:

Please contact us at resources@missions.com to discuss costs.