Dave Crum is the OPC Regional Home Missionary for the Presbytery of Southern California. He joins Outward OPC to talk about how foreign missions service affects home missions service, doing evangelism and building up core groups in an ever-changing world, urban church planting, and gives updates on a couple Southern Cal church plants. Dave has a unique experience given 25 years in Mexico and now serving Home Missions. That experience shines through in this conversation and brings insights for all Christians.
Episode ‘Table of Contents:’
1:00 Background in Foreign Missions & mentality it brings to Home Missions
4:15 Ministry in Mexico & cultural mentality to outreach
7:00 How Foreign Missions colors Home Missions & difference in cultural mentality
10:15 Coming alongside younger ministers in church planting
12:30 Reaching the lost in America and missionary mentality
19:38 Los Angeles & Potential OPC Church planting
25:20 The Story of Pasadena OPC
29:28 Update on Yuma (AZ) OPC
Tools & Help with Podcasts
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Iphones have a native podcast app where you can search for “Outward OPC” and subscribe or download. Iphone also has a great free app called “Overcast” which has lots of cool features like speeding up the listening a bit without altering the voices.
Android has free apps. Soundcloud would work well since that’s where we host the podcast. Castbox, and Podcast Addict are free and will both work well especially if you are interested in finding other podcasts.