Support Raising Revisited Again Part Three

The Support Raising Podcast Series has been very popular. In the part three, we talk about funding furloughs and returning from the field. The idea is to plan for furloughs and your final return from the field by making it a part of regular month-to-month budgeting and fund-raising over the course of time rather than at the last […]

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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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Pre-Field Survey Trip

A missionary survey trip is when a pre-field missionary purposely goes to the host country to pray for, prepare to move into, and pursue information needed to enter into ministry and life in that country. It is not a short-term mission, but a pre-field exercise for the home church and future missionary. Taking 10 to 14 days for a survey trip may seem costly in time and resources, […]

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Building Support

Why does a pre-field missionary need to begin raising missionary support? From experience, we suggest beginning with a purpose and proposition statement. Here’s a version of a scenario we’ve witnessed multiple times: A potential missionary, or one already on the field, know beyond a doubt they are called. The sending church clearly confirms the call. People who […]

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