Rather than looking at those “going” (like Peter & Paul), these verses pull out the incidental comments of the support and relationship the sending / receiving churches had in the story.
Care teams ensure that every church-supported missionary has formed a bond with a group of people from your church for communication, prayer, assistance, and care who will serve as a link to the rest of the church family. This quick reference guide will help you define the roles and responsibilities of care teams and their leaders. Click here to download.
Contrary to what you may have heard, helping to prepare people in your church for missionary service doesn't require years of experience or large amounts of money. This brief PowerPoint presentation describes four ways that your mobilization team can "come alongside" developing missionaries and help them determine if overseas ministry is right for them.