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English as a Second Language

Reach the world right here.


God has brought “every tribe, tongue, and nation” to the doorstep of SBC of Virginia churches. We, today, have a unique opportunity to fulfill the Great Commission to “make disciples of all nations” by reaching out to our non-English-speaking neighbors through English as a Second Language (ESL) ministries.

Reach the world everywhere.


Southern Baptists have a great heritage of going to every part of the world to share the Good News. ESL can open doors for the Truth, even in areas where traditional evangelism methods are not permitted. Training you receive can help you reach non-English- speaking friends and neighbors in Virginia, but it doesn’t stop there. ESL can help you reach the nations—from the nations.

Interested in getting involved?


Want to start an ESL ministry in your church? Interested in training to be a teacher?

Please contact Jim & Susan Austin (804-748-7070) or jim7467@yahoo.com with questions.

ESL Trainings


In order to teach in an ESL ministry, you are required to complete a four-part workshop which qualifies you for certification through the North American Mission Board. SBC of Virginia churches offer training at various times throughout the year.


Upcoming training opportunities in 2017 include:


Friday, November 17 - Saturday, November 18
Friday, November 17 - Saturday, November 18
 

English as a Foreign Language (EFL)


For More Information and Registration for EFL, click below!

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Contact

Sue Sawyer
ssawyer@sbcv.org
(804) 539-3097
Missions Moblization Associate

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