Interview with Bryon Mondok Part One

The Mondoks are former Shepherd’s Staff missionaries. While preparing to go to the mission field in the Middle East when, crisis struck, derailing all plans, and changing the course of their lives. This is part one of an interview with Bryon Mondok where he shares how his family navigated a life-changing family crisis. Watch a […]

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Orality Movement Part Three

We’re pleased to still have Trip Kimball with us in this second half of our interview with him. In the first part of this interview, we learned that a subset of the Orality movement is training nationals on the mission field to tell the story of the Bible. Trip and Jeff Jackson work through a few […]

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Refugees Part One – terms defined

This is the first in a series of podcasts about refugees. All of a sudden, we Americans have an unusually high sensitivity about the topic. Fear that refugees are about to over run American cities has people on the verge of panic. Media and political rhetoric add fuel to the flames. In this first podcast, […]

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Pastor Jeff Jackson interviews missionary Ben Spector with a focus on the importance of language and culture acquisition for missionaries. They discuss the dilemma of feeling the need to speed the ministry along resulting in viewing culture and language as obstacles to get over instead of actual ministry. Ben makes the excellent analogy that culture […]

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