LiteracyMissionsSBC - English as a Second Language




Meet the needs of internationals in your community through English as a Second Language ministries. Build relationships with college students, refugees, and other immigrants. As you help them gain a valuable skill — speaking English better — you can naturally share Jesus Christ as your purpose.

Getting Started

  • Survey your area to find out who needs this service.
  • Schedule an English as a Second Language Basic Workshop led by a North American Mission Board certified trainer.
  • Promote the training workshop within your church, association, and state.
  • Schedule classes.
  • Enlist students

Resources from

the North American Mission Board

Click on the links below to see the resource.

Literacy Missions Needs Survey

How to Prepare for a Literacy Missions Workshop

How to Begin a Literacy Missions Ministry

Teaching English Language Learners the Good News - Revised 2014

Teaching English as a Foreign Language Workshop Manual

English as a Second Language Resources.pdf

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