Vernacular Video Mission International
Vernacular Video Mission International (VVMI) partners with local churches and other mission organizations who develop ministries that communicate the Gospel through multimedia in ethnic cultural communities (vernacular groups). Our goal is to bring people into a relationship with Jesus Christ, making an eternal difference in the lives of people of many cultures where God leads us throughout the world.
VVMI provides mission leadership and coordinates strategic projects, short-term mission trips, and training of ethnic Christians for the promotion of vernacular evangelism and discipleship.
We value prayerfully seeking Christ’s leading of this mission.
CONNECTING THE CHURCH
We value connecting local Christian congregations across cultures.
We value using simple and powerful technology.
We value proclaiming the Gospel in the vernacular (i.e., common language).
WORKING WITH NATIONALS
We value empowering indigenous missionaries, churches, and organizations through partnering and networking.
We value promoting collaboration in the Body of Christ to spread the Good News of the Gospel.
WORD OF GOD
We value communicating and distributing the Word of God in the vernacular.
We value developing friendships and relationships with our ministry partners.
STORIES AND TESTIMONIES
We value the sharing of stories and testimonies of how God is furthering His Kingdom.
VVMI adheres to one or more of the following basic statements of faith (based upon the Short-Term Evangelical Missions (STEM) Doctrinal Statement):
• Other similar or contemporary doctrinal statements of belief that do not contradict or disaffirm in part or in whole the afore-stated Creeds/ Confessions/ Covenants.