Partnering internationally and funding programs can be attained through mutual accountability, transparency and trust. The problem is that cross-culturally we even define words like "accountability" and "transparency" differently.
Creating or funding programs doesn’t easily translate to global partnerships or effective ministry.
We might all be sitting at a table speaking French but while holding our own world views, we are still speaking different languages.
The underlying message is that “God has not given us enough and therefore we should go elsewhere to get more funds in order for us to do ministry.”