Approved December 5, 2009



WHEREAS, Matthew 28:19 says “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit;” WHEREAS, local churches have traditionally supported missionaries working around the globe to share the gospel of Jesus Christ; WHEREAS, the congregation has come to know Jed and Kayla Olson d.b.a. “Mission Forward” as Biblically-sound and driven missionaries with the goal of engaging in long-term missions beginning in 2010; WHEREAS, Church WithOut Walls has the administrative capabilities of handling the additional bookkeeping of serving as a sending agent for missionaries; BE IT RESOLVED: that the following policy concerning serving as a sending agent for missionaries be as follows: 1. Church WithOut Walls, a non-profit 501c3, shall establish a second checking account to accept tax deductible donations on behalf of Mission Forward efforts in New Zealand and beyond. 2. Donations to “Church WithOut Walls – Missions Forward” will be sent to 619 S Williamson St., Atlanta, MO. 3. Each week, a bookkeeper assigned by the ministry team will record deposits made in a spreadsheet and send postcard receipts to donors. 3. At the end of the year, receipts showing the aggregate amount donated to Church WithOut Walls – Mission Forward will be sent to all donors. 5. This policy agreement in no way obligates the congregation to support the mission financially outside of postage and other mailing costs associated with the administrative work outlined above. 5. A copy of this policy shall be made available to the public upon request and maintained and published along with bylaws on an annual basis.

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