Contingency Planning, Shepherd's Staff, Missioanry Crisis

Contingency Planning

When things are calm, contingency planning may be at the bottom of the missionary’s list of things to do, but it may be the most important. For all the precautions and all the prayer, Paul and generations of missionaries through the ages have developed and acted on contingency plans. The best time to develop those...

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Cyber Security, Missionary security, Missions

Cyber Security

Facilitating the Missions’s Tim Dabney speaks on missionary security, specifically in the areas of cyber security. He’ll discuss the value and drawbacks of encrypted emails and how to protect your personal computer from attacks. This is the fourth of our series on missionary security, here are the three previous podcasts: Missionary...

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Missionary Security, Shepherd's Staff

Pre-Field

  In Matthew 10 Jesus gave specific pre-field instruction and preparation for those He was sending out. Taking His example, we interview ministry security specialist Tim Dabney on pre-field steps for modern missionaries.

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Threats to ministry, Ministry Threats, Shepherd's Staff

Missionary Threat

The largest missionary threat is probably not what first comes to mind. Ministry security specialist Tim Dabney helps us understand the threats missionaries face and gives practical advice to prepare for them. If you like Facilitating the Mission, can we ask a favor? Please take a moment right now to go...

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Contingency Planning

  Security and contingency planning for missionaries and their home churches is often only thought of in the time of crisis. Shepherd’s Staff manager of ministry security and risk management gives some practical advice about why now may be the time to consider contingency plans and safety practices. From Joseph to...

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