Support Raising Revisited Again Part Two

The key component of missionaries going to and staying on the mission field is raising support. It’s also one of the biggest challenges for the missionary, and, frankly, the missionary’s sending church, to have a healthy perspective about. In Part Two of this series about raising support, Jeff and Bryon talk through the having a […]

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Raising support is the toughest part about being a ministry. This task challenges the missionary on so many fronts. But it has to be done. In this podcast, Jeff and Bryon talk through the challenges that come with raising support from both theological and practical angles. Here are some of the items mentioned in this […]

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Short Term Trips

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 […]

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The On-field Care Visit

Do the missionaries your church has sent to the field know that they’re as much of a priority as anyone else in your church? They need to know they are. God pays attention to the care missionaries get from the leaders of their home churches. That’s why the on-field care visit from a pastor or […]

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The Call Part Two

If every Christian is a missionary, then nobody’s a missionary. If everything is missions, then nothing is missions. Every follower of Jesus is called to declare the glory of God in their everyday lives and among the nations. In this podcast, we learn discipleship is relational, not informational. Discipleship is the passing on of eternal truths […]

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Why Missionary Furloughs?

In the first of three podcasts from Facilitating the Mission’s Jeff Jackson and Ed Compean look at why missionaries take furloughs. We’ll examine how coming back to the States on a missionary furlough is usually a strange experience, and why some missionaries avoid them. Reconnect Renewal Retrain Raise  Remind Refocus 

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