The Author

Chase Bowers is the pastor of global outreach at Temple Bible Church in Temple, Texas. He loves mobilizing long-term workers, teaching the body of Christ, visiting friends in least reached places, and training leaders in cross-cultural settings. Chase and his wife, Laura, have a daughter and four sons, the youngest three they adopted. In his spare time, Chase enjoys an evening with his wife, reading, fishing, and Texas football. You can follow him on Twitter

The Goal of Missions May Not Be What You Think

When it comes to missions, we need to stop reproducing informal small groups and calling them 'churches' for the sake of numbers.