In this series we’ve been looking at how to prepare ourselves as individuals for mission in the Arab world. But in reality, we don’t go alone. AWM-Pioneers facilitates, guides and supports missionaries who are sent by their local church. The church has a crucial role to play in the Great Commission. In the words of Andrew Fuller, who helped to send William Carey, if a missionary is the one climbing down into a cave, venturing into the unknown, then the church is the one who holds firmly to that rope, faithfully supporting and encouraging. Some churches are experienced at this, others are entering with fresh eyes. How can we help them prepare to faithfully and intentionally support missionaries in ministry?