Making a broad impact is nice, but making a deep impact would result in greater influence and bring greater glory to God.
Do short-term mission trips do any good?
The Reformers didn’t just recapture the true gospel, they caught a vision to spread it to the ends of the earth.
Whenever someone tells me about a desire to serve in missions, I want to affirm this wonderful calling while also tempering their excitement.
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.
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.
You can say, “No,” and you can say, “Lord.” But you cannot say, “No, Lord.”
God changed my life, plans, and career path as a result of a mission trip.
Every missionary going to the field must make sure to take four men with him, and leave three others behind.
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.
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.
Listen to their counsel, because “being dead they still speak” and teach us today.