Shepherd's Staff, From the Field, Missionary Blogs

From the Field

  From the Field is a collection of updates from some of the missionaries we are honored to serve. Please enjoy, pass them on to others and pray. The Raynors in Mexico say The Fair is Here in post with pictures about the summer fair and the way it is affecting ministry....

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Honor, Missionaries, Shepherd's Staff

Worthy of Honor

Honoring missionaries: first in a series. Is there anything wrong with bestowing honor and respect on a person who serves in the armed forces, especially those that have been in combat? I don’t think so. Would it be wrong to describe this natural inclination we all have to acknowledge their...

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Paradox, Shepherd's Staff

got paradox?

After leaving for the mission field in 2003 and now being well into our first year back in the United States, the word paradox has become a theme in my life. Paradox explains our leaving the United States, our living overseas and even our links back to Africa. Currently it is helping me to see and understand...

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Missionaries, Resurrection, Easter, Shepherd's Staff, Missionaries

Easter and Missionaries

Here is a version of a letter from the Shepherd’s Staff director of Church Relationships and Missionary Care to the missionaries we are honored to serve. While we hope all readers will enjoy it and be edified, we also hope it will be forwarded to other missionaries.   As I was reading through the various...

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For Those We Facilitate

Below is Thanksgiving Day note from Jeff Jackson, the founder of Shepherd’s Staff, to the missionaries we facilitate. It reflects all of our hearts of thankfulness for those we facilitate here at the ministry. Psalm 92:1 It is good to give thanks to the LORD, And to sing praises to Your name, O Most High; Psalm...

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