Posts from the Americas

by Jim on 24 June 2015

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We’re continuing our journey through the years from the longest-running blogs to the newest. Today, we’re somewhere in the middle!

I had so many posts from the Americas, I decided to stay in that hemisphere for today…Sports in Mexico

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This is an interesting issue, not only in Africa, but in many parts of the world. But this post comes from GhanaTitles or names

Coming “home” is not necessarily pure delight – it just means more “transition”. Check out the thoughts of this missionary to Japan: Transition: an unfinished jigsaw puzzle

And from Papua New Guinea – just a couple of little notes to give you the flavour of a place – flour and cuscus!

And from Angola – how would you like to be a missionary doctor? Check out some stats on this ophthalmologist.
Band in Jamaica
Now on to the Philippines – check out these pictures of the past year of AWANA!

A great little post from Jamaica – what do missionary wives do with their days? To find out, read Killed, survived, taught, sifted, etc…

And let’s end with a couple of general ministry updates. First, from Singapore, a testimony among other bits of news. And finally, from Cambodia, leadership recognition in the church.

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Humbling and Challenging…

2 June 2015

Some challenging posts today from around the world, to open our eyes to what’s happening and what God is doing… Let’s start with some Ecuador ministry in pictures (and some text too)! Now on to Haiti. If you had to walk 40 minutes in the heat to just to get to water, what would you […]

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Is Justice Possible?

27 May 2015

What if you had to choose a name for a new baby girl in Mozambique? And what if there was a special cultural tradition about naming babies? What would you choose? To find out what this missionary chose, read What’s in a name? Why fly from Uganda to Nepal? I live in Guatemala, and this […]

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War Widows, Confessions, Learning, and Serving…

20 May 2015

We’re into blogs today that are over 7 years old, as we work our way from the more experienced bloggers to the newbies. Reaching out to War Widows in Iraq Observations about the USA, in between living in Costa Rica… And now a Mission Moment from Kenya – a testimony from Anastasia. And in Niger […]

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Mexico, Haiti, and More…

13 May 2015

Would you like to meet a few people in Spain, and hear about what God is doing? Check out it out here: The Lord giveth… And now, some thoughts from Mexico: Making the Most of Your Mission Trip – Tips for a successful cross-cultural experience There are times when you really learn to appreciate water […]

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People to pray for, things to learn about…

6 May 2015

Have you ever wondered what kinds of Bibles they have in Japan? Here’s an answer. Are you looking for someone specific to pray for in Ukraine? Why not pray for Mykola? Why not just enjoy some of the beautiful spring flowers in Hungary? Learn about a project in Honduras – Gifts for Gracias and don’t […]

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Blogging for 8 Years

29 April 2015

Not too much comment today – I just want to share with you a few interesting posts that I’ve come across as I’ve been working to update the master list of blogs. These bloggers have been faithfully sharing about God’s work for about eight years! So come with me to visit a park in Russia, […]

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Thoughtful Posts about Missionary Life

22 April 2015

We’re continuing our journey from the oldest blogs out there to the newest. These are still experienced bloggers. And today they have some thoughtful things to say… A great post from Uganda: What to do when your life looks mostly like this: (well, click to find out!) Want to actually pray for people in Ukraine? […]

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Chicken Feet and Rubber Stamps.

15 April 2015

An eclectic mix of posts this time, from some bloggers who have been around for over eight years. A thought-provoking post from Thailand… How to Protect Yourself from Moral Failure on the Mission Field I’m sure a lot of missionaries can relate to this great camera illustration from Kenya… Depth of Field A little clarification […]

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