To assist indigenous leaders and groups in bringing to reality the vision that God has given them.
To bring to life a new way of developing mission partnerships, networks, and ministry opportunities that is not dependent on control but true partnerships in the gospel to the glory of God.
To serve as coordinator of resources, partners, and projects, all of which originate from God-given visions of indigenous believers.
MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- Is Teleios supported, endorsed or affiliated with any specific denomination?
While the founders and staff have a foundation based upon Baptist doctrine, the ministry has partners of many denominations, which include inter-denominational and non-denominational organizations, Baptists, Church of God, Missionary Alliance, and parachurch ministries.
- Is Teleios a "missionary sending" agency or board?
No, the ministry does not "send" or appoint missionaries. Teleios exists to bring to life a new way of developing mutually beneficial partnerships of people, resources and projects, all of which originate from God-given visions of indigenous believers. As needs of the various projects become evident, Teleios strives to network opportunities for believers to use their talents, abilities, or spiritual gifts to go or be a part of where God is leading them to be involved.
- How large of a ministry organization is Teleios?
In addition to the many partners affiliated with the ministry, Teleios is supported by a board of directors comprised of seven people. A volunteer staff of three takes responsibility for the day-to-day operations and overall administrative duties.
- Where are most of the projects located?
To date, Teleios has been actively involved with indigenous peoples in Kenya, Romania, Tanzania and the United States.
- How does Teleios find partnerships and determine various levels of involvement?
Teleios relies on prayer and Spirit-led word of mouth to direct its involvement.
Teleios Ministry assists indigenous people in developing
God-given visions into an authentic, real-life ministry centered in
Jesus Christ. We are about investing in people so that all participants
in the relationship might become who God created them to be
and live out what God created them to do.
Teleios Ministry works to develop mutually beneficial partnerships
and networks that will provide direct resources for bridging the gap between
vision and reality, as well as between people of different cultures. Spiritual,
emotional, intellectual, and financial resources are brought together
for the development of an authentic, real-life ministry.