For the Truth.
For the Church.
For the World.
For the Glory of God.

Missions

6 habits every aspiring missionary needs today

Whenever someone tells me about a desire to serve in missions, I want to affirm this wonderful calling while also tempering their excitement.

5 reminders Christians need when tragedy strikes

In the midst of tragedy, remember Jesus’s teaching that it came for a reason. The reason may not be one that you can discern from limited human perspective, but it’s for his glory – everything is.

When a mission trip leads to a missionary call

At the end of your short-term trip, you head to the airport to return to your “normal” life, but it does not seem quite as normal as it did.

Wherever he leads, I’ll go . . . will you?

You can say, “No,” and you can say, “Lord.” But you cannot say, “No, Lord.”

How are you spending that bag of coins?

God changed my life, plans, and career path as a result of a mission trip.

Four men you should take to the mission field and three you should leave behind

Every missionary going to the field must make sure to take four men with him, and leave three others behind.

How can my church be involved in short-term missions?

As we look at missions opportunities and pass each opportunity through a biblical sieve to make sure that what we are doing actually fulfills what the Lord would have us do.

10 Best practices for learning a new language

Learning a language as an adult, even one that linguists list as an “easy” language, is one of the most difficult things you will ever do.

5 reasons you should read missionary biographies

Listen to their counsel, because “being dead they still speak” and teach us today.

10 ways to overcome culture shock

Going to the mission field as a newly appointed missionary, finally arriving in a new country as a “real live missionary,” is the thrill of a lifetime.

God sometimes moves us through good books

Sometimes at certain times in our lives God uses particular books to move us in significant ways. We wonder how it is that we could be reading that book at that exact time and God can guide us in that exact way.

How to be a global Christian without getting on a plane

The fact is, God has been seeking out the nations long before us. As you set your sights on the world, you’ll begin to discover his global desire throughout the pages of scripture.