SPREAD THE WORD BIBLE CAMPAIGN
Equipping a graduating pastor with a Bible package costs $200. This covers a case of 20 local-language pew Bibles, one Study Bible, and accommodates currency fluctuations and handling costs.
Graduating pastors who participate in this pilot will either give the Bibles directly to their members, or sell them within their church for no more than $2 per copy so as to generate up to an additional $40 in income. In rural areas, this can be the equivalent of 2-3 weeks income.
Pastors receiving a case of Bibles for distribution will sign an INVEST deep Commitment to invest wisely "that which they have been given" (Mt 25:14-30). The Commitment calls for the pastor to invest his newly received talents (both training and the financial investment in the form of Bibles) wisely, for the pleasure of the Owner of everything