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What A Bad Short-Term Missionary Looks Like

A person who sacrifices their time, finances, and energy to glorify God around the globe is to be thanked for their sacrifice in participating in God’s Great Commission. Scripture tells us God has a mission for the church to reach the lost. All Christian disciples are to play a part, be it goer, sender, or […]

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Missions Training And Evaluation Before You Go

Missionaries who have it set in their heart they are going to the mission field are very anxious and can’t wait to get started. The excitement and willingness to serve is a good thing. Too often, this desire to get on the field quickly supersedes the wisdom of being properly prepared before a missionary leaves […]

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Investments In Technology That Benefit Missions

Purchasing technology for your missions work is an investment that has a high probability of paying dividends. Electronic gadgets are not the answer to every problem, but technology can advance your ministry and help a missionary more easily glorify God. Certainly, quality global discipleship work has been done and will continue to be done without […]

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On The Mission Field With Aged Parents At Home

Your parents gave you life and love and it is natural for a child to desire to care for his parents as they get older or sick. Adult children with aging or infirmed parents are blessed to be afforded the opportunity to care for their mothers and fathers in the final years. Sharing the grace […]

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Being A Team Leader Of A Short-Term Mission Team

Short-term trips are a major part of the modern fulfillment of God’s Great Commission. Done well, short-term missions can be a God glorifying event for the sending church and the receiving ministry. Done poorly, it can be a disaster for both. Fair or not, much of that burden falls on the shoulders of the local church’s […]

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Education And Your Missionary Kids

Every parent worries about providing their child with a quality education. Every Christian parent frets concerning giving their child a biblical foundation. Every missionary agonizes over turning their child into a social outsider. By extension, a Christian, missionary, parent is burdened with the reality that by following Jesus call into missions they may have just […]

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Missionaries Mentoring Missionaries

One of the most valuable and biblical ways missionaries can increase the productivity of fulltime, cross-cultural ministry is to mentor other missionaries. However, in many cases, there is an insufficient willingness among experienced missionaries to mentor new missionaries. Sadly, the inverse is also true. Many new missionaries do not desire to receive guidance from those […]

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