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Local churches engaged in global missions-regardless of size (Part 2)

At a global missions conference many years ago, I participated in a very interesting and…

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Short-term Mission Trip Team Covenant

Short-term Mission Trip Team Covenant The one place you can’t wing-it is building a successful…

Local churches engaged in global missions–regardless of size (Part 1)

Close to twenty years ago, I was invited to be the co-speaker at a missions…

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Character Counts

Character Counts Brian Regan does a brilliant comedy piece about a dinner party where the…

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Confused or Confusing?

Confused or Confusing? People think that because they’ve dedicated their lives to spreading the gospel,…

Avoiding missionary burnout–the gift of a sabbath rest

Although there are a variety of definitions for burnout, one of the simplest and most…

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When Time Stands Still

When Time Stands Still Hurry up and wait Hurry up and wait. That was the…

Understanding and giving the Gift of Debriefing

In the same sense that understanding more and more of what those who serve in…

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Sharing the Gospel Out of Season

Sharing the Gospel Out of Season “Preach the word! Be ready in season and out…

Short term teams–why some level of “transformation through aviation” really happens

“How many of you serve in the children’s ministry of your home church?” It was…

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Hearing God’s Call

Hearing God’s Call “I do not want you to be unaware, brothers and sisters, that…

A lesson from Moses for discouraged missionaries

When I was serving on the mission field and in the midst of the challenges…

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Small Church Global Impact Part Three

Small Church Global Impact Part Three In this podcast, the strengths and advantages of being…

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Short-term Mission Trip Team Covenant

Short-term Mission Trip Team Covenant The one place you can’t wing-it is building a successful…

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Small Church Global Impact Part Two

Small Church Global Impact Part Two If you want people to think locally, get them…

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Small Church Global Impact Part One

Small Church Global Impact Part One Many times churches get into a habit of thinking…

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Orality Movement Part Five

Orality Movement Part Five In this podcast we wrap an interview with missionary to Mexico,…

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Orality Movement Part Four

Orality Movement Part Four We have missionary Angelina Velasco as a guest for this and…

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Orality Movement Part Three

Orality Movement Part Three We're pleased to still have Trip Kimball with us in this…

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Orality Movement Part Two

Orality Movement Part Two A subset of the Orality movement is training nationals on the…

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Orality Movement Part One

Orality Movement Part One Seventy percent of the planet is functionally illiterate. Faith comes through…

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A Discussion about PTSD

A Discussion about PTSD Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a term used often in…

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Business as Missions

There are different models of missions emerging as people think through how to reach the…

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Missionary Reciprocity Part Two

Missionary Reciprocity Part Two Psalm 46:10'He says, “Be still, and know that I am God;…

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Understanding the Dynamics of Honor and Shame Part Two

Americans need a framework for understanding how people in other cultures interact.
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Understanding the Dynamics of Honor and Shame Part One

This is the first part of a two part message Jeff Jackson delivers on the…

Ed Compean Teaching At Calvary Chapel Bucks

The Mission

In this video, Pastor Ed Compean coins the terms expose, engage, entangle. These are the steps, says Ed, that God…

Missionary Financial Support

Missionary Financial Support Following the Rules

Practical steps for complying with IRS laws and best practices. Ron Clipp, director of Shepherd’s…

Jeff Jackson Teaching

Honor and Shame Part Two

This is part two is a series where Jeff Jackson defines the difference between American…

Jeff Jackson Teaching

Honor and Shame Part One

In this video, Jeff Jackson defines the difference between American culture and culture in most…

Written Missions Policy

Written Missions Policy an Essential Tool for Local Churches Desiring Global Impact

This video is from a webinar Jeff Jackson participated in with 1615 president Matthew Ellison on the…

Missionary Debriefing

Missionary Debriefing – a Gift

This video is from a webinar Jeff Jackson participated in with 1615 president Matthew Ellison. Their discussion…

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Debriefing is a Gift

This is what we learn from Pastor Jeff Jackson. Debriefing is a key component of churches sending missionaries to the field well.
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Non-Western Cultures: Understanding the Dynamics of Honor and Shame

American missionaries need a framework for understanding how people in other cultures treat each other,…

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Why Global Missions Matters

In this talk, Jeff Jackson talks about God’s End Game and your role in God’s…

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The Call [video]

This is the full video from “The Call” taught by Pastor Jeff Jackson at the…

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