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Good Friday…the naked, shameful truth of what Jesus endured

Heb. 12:2 …looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was…

The prayer and arrest of Jesus, transparency, and missionary self-care

For obvious reasons, this is the time of year when I once again thoroughly read the sections of…

On-field care visits

If the pastors and leaders of a local church would like to pour out a special blessing on…

Short Term Mission Teams that are Sent Well

Just past the one year mark on the mission field I received a call from a pastor I knew…

Motherhood: Radically different, beautifully similar

Yes, motherhood for African women in Africa is radically different than motherhood for an American woman raised in…

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6 Ways to Navigate Spiritual Battle

6 Ways to Navigate Spiritual Battle I’m amazed at how dependent I’ve become on the GPS on my…

Articles we love on the topic of missionary furloughs

We scoured our favorite blogs for articles about furlough. Thankfully, we didn’t have to look too hard. Because…

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6 Ways to Work through Discouragement

6 Ways to Work through Discouragement I started off today thinking I would do a simple task to…

Missionaries and the Christmas eve angels

Luke 2:8-14 Now there were in the same country shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over…

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Nine Ways to Work Through Frustration

Nine Ways to Work Through Frustration My friend’s house in Uganda blew my mind. I was in the…

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13 Areas of Your Life God is Building Patience

13 Areas of Your Life God is Building Patience It’s not a sprint. It’s a marathon. You’ve probably…

Missionaries, thankfulness, and the sharing of their faith

Although my desire is to navigate every day with my mind set on recognizing and giving thanks to…

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Maintenance Debrief Part Two

Maintenance Debrief Part Two The Maintenance Debrief has two main goals: Maintenance Debriefing goals      1.…

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Maintenance Debrief Part One

Maintenance Debrief Part One In this episode, Jeff unpacks the purpose of the Maintenance Debrief.…

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Re-entry Part Two

Re-entry Part Two In this podcast, the second in this series about the phenomenon known…

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Re-entry Part One

Re-entry Part One In Part One of this series, Jeff Jackson introduces listeners to the…

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Support Raising Revisited Again Part Three

Support Raising Revisited Again Part Three The Support Raising Podcast Series has been very popular. In…

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Support Raising Revisited Again Part Two

Support Raising Revisited Again Part Two The key component of missionaries going to and staying…

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Support Raising Revisited Again Part One

Support Raising Revisited Again Part One Raising support is the toughest part about being a…

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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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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…

Jeff Jackson Teaching

Understanding the Dynamics of Honor and Shame Part Two

Americans need a framework for understanding how people in other cultures interact.
Jeff Jackson Teaching

Understanding the Dynamics of Honor and Shame Part One

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

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…

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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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