Pre-Field Prep

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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Missionary Threats

The largest missionary threat surprises many. Ministry security specialist Tim Dabney helps us understand the threats missionaries face and how to prepare for them.

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Theology of Risk

Do you have a theology of risk? Ministry safety specialist Tim Dabney explains a Christ centered view on handling risk for the glory of the one Who risked it all for us.

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Honor and Shame Primer

Because 90% of the world operates under a world view known as honor and shame, it is critical for missionaries and their home churches to gain an understanding of how they may be able to adapt for the sake of the gospel.  Facilitating the Mission offers this introductory podcast on the topic, but we also […]

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Gifts on Furlough

While not necessarily missionary furlough examples, missionaries would do well to consider the purposefulness of communication from Paul when he was preparing to visit churches and individuals (Romans 15:24, 1 Corinthians 16:5 and Philemon 22). Upon examination, we see two spiritual gifts in tethers of connection between missionaries and those whom love and support them. Administrations (1 Corinthians 12:28) Questions […]

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What to Accomplish

What exactly is supposed to happen while a missionary, or missionary family returns to the States on furlough? Here is a podcast to help understand. This is the second Facilitating the Mission podcast focused on the missionary furlough. The first was titled, Why Missionaries Take Furloughs and is available to for download. Reconnect Renewal Retrain Raise  […]

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