The DNA of theROAR includes:
- A high regard for the local church, the Word of God, and the Holy Spirit
- A burning passion for prayer, revival, worship, and the presence of God
- An emphasis on spiritual formation and character growth
- A heart for the nations with a focus on praying for and training missionaries to church plant in the remaining 70 unreached countries
- Academic learning combined with practical ministry - “ . . . all that Jesus began to do and teach.” (Acts 1:1)
We are so thankful to Dr. Ron and Marion Johnson, Jr., Senior Pastors of Living Stones Church in Crown Point, IN, for their vision for excellence in education, their passion for cultural transformation, and the priority they have placed on training the next generation in ministry, church planting, and mission among the remaining 7000 Unreached People Groups.
Network of Related Pastors (NRP)
theROAR is a part of NRP (Network of Related Pastors). NRP is a trusted team of pastors and leaders whose mission is to empower, encourage, and equip local churches to effectively reach their communities for Christ. Their endeavor is to complement and advance the vision of the church through relationship, teaching, accountability and support.