In this podcast, we have a no-nonsense discussion about short-term mission trips, trip goals, vetting mission trip participants, and the importance of supporting the goals of long-term missionaries on the field. If the trip purpose loses its focus and individual trip participants become the center of attention, the trip fails. One tool mentioned in this […]
This is the third part of a discussion about Business as Mission (BAM). Listen to the beginning of this discussion in part two in our series here. For part one, click here. We pick it up in this episode with Jeff Jackson explaining how the Business as Missions model is being worked out in the […]
There are different models of missions emerging as people think through how to reach the Nations for the Glory of God. In this episode, Jeff Jackson introduces a model for missions known as Business as Missions or BAM. Jeff discusses the practical and theological implications of this approach to missions.
The Maintenance Debrief has two main goals: Maintenance Debriefing goals 1. To CONFIRM to the missionary that he or she is exactly where God wants them to be at this time in their lives and that He is pleased with them. 2. To help them CALIBRATE the various components of their lives, for their well-being […]
This edition of Facilitating the Mission carries the conversation about the On Field Care Visit discussed in our previous podcast into greater detail and purpose. In this episode, Jeff unpacks the purpose of the Maintenance Debrief. We learn that it has a two-fold purpose: confirmation and calibration.