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Strategy or Theology?

Strategy or Theology? For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God…

Missionaries: Going, Bearing Fruit….and Asking

You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear…

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Paul’s Theology of Fundraising

Paul’s Theology of Fundraising I wait until it’s dark and all the lights are out. I don’t want…

Missionaries and self-care

Staying spiritually and emotionally healthy on the field is a major challenge for most missionaries. Living day to…

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Sifting

Sifting When my family lived and worked in South Sudan, we bought all of our wheat and sorghum…

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Servant Test

Servant Test My favorite story told by a pastor of a church I attended was of his early…

Five reasons you should consider financial partnership with a missionary

When God calls a person or a family to leave everything familiar and comfortable behind and relocate to…

Man Journaling

Personal Inventory

Personal Inventory Everybody is taking a hard look at their lives lately. Since you've been stuck at home…

Healthy home church connection: Seven characteristics of missionaries that have it

A number of years ago, a small missions agency created a survey and distributed it to all of…

Man In A Waiting Room

Six Reasons Why Your Preparation for the Mission Field is Taking so Long

Six Reasons Why Your Preparation for the Mission Field is Taking so Long Does it feel like you…

Bestowing honor: A hard-wired itch that will be scratched

Whether we like it or not, and whether our culture acknowledges it or not, God has hard-wired every…

Man Going Stir Crazy

How to Thrive in Isolation

How to Thrive in Isolation “And I am certain that God, who began the good work within you,…

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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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Missionary Reciprocity Part One

Missionary Reciprocity Part One Because missionaries have voluntarily chosen to live a life of sacrifice,…

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COVID-19 and Doing Missions Well Part Four

COVID-19 and Doing Missions Well Part Four We’re glad to have you with us for…

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COVID-19 and Doing Missions Well Part Two

COVID-19 and Doing Missions Well Part Two We're doing something a little different with our…

Jonathan And Elizabeth Trotter On Facilitating The Mission Podcast

Interview with Jonathan and Elizabeth Trotter Part Two

Interview with Jonathan and Elizabeth Trotter Part Two This is part two of our interview…

Jonathan And Elizabeth Trotter On Facilitating The Mission Podcast

Interview with Jonathan and Elizabeth Trotter Part One

Interview with Jonathan and Elizabeth Trotter Part One This is part one of an interview…

Jackson Wu

Interview with Jackson Wu Part Two

Interview with Jackson Wu Part To In this edition of Facilitating the Mission, you're in…

Jackson Wu

Interview with Jackson Wu Part One

Interview with Jackson Wu Part One We're excited to have author and theologian Jackson Wu…

David And Lorene Wilson

Interview with David and Lorene Wilson Part Two

Interview with David and Lorene Wilson Part Two This is Part Two of our interview…

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…

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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