from watching 'tentmaker' workers and their home churches
Even though 'tentmakers' are earning well from a second vocation, they should receive some sup-port from a sending church. Folks pray more ffor workers in whose ministry they are investing, accountability is stronger, and field workers need the moral support and stabilizing relationship that an 'Antioch' sending church can offer.
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