Just two posts today from two newer missionary blogs. First, lots of work for first term missionaries preparing to serve children at risk in Mexico. Check out We are not alone.

Next, these two pictures from Togo are worth a thousand words. Take time to look, and to share Our Greatest Treasure.

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Disaster

by Jim on 3 October 2017

in Special themes

Disaster - hurricaneThis week we’re going to be looking at some posts from recent disasters. Because I’m usually writing these posts in advance, you’re not always seeing the latest news. But, of course, you can always go to the home page of the blog to see if there is more recent news.

Of course I’m also limited by what people actually post, and who is blogging where.

So here are a few posts from September:

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Diving into a new Season

19 September 2017

Lots of things are “starting up” for the fall – today we’ll check some of them out! Discipleship – what a crazy idea! New Semester (Hungary) Connecting with people in many ways – Back in the Groove (Mexico) Seriously, what’s with all this teaching and discipling from the Bible? Summer Newsletter: Church Plant, Summer Camp, […]

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More Perspectives from the Field

5 September 2017

As usual, a very eclectic selection of missionary blog posts from around the world. Some interesting pictures from Siberia, an MK talks about life in Thailand (video), a secret weapon at a soup kitchen, and much more! Our First Annual Singing Competition (Guatemala): One of the students at the institute took the initiative to plan […]

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Celebrating, Grieving, and Moving Forward…

22 August 2017

Why are we travelling to this little village – what’s its name again? From Niger – The Most Important Visit We’ve Ever Made And in Ecuador– some statistics may be almost pointless. But maybe Some statistics define our lives. Speaking of statistics, here’s an exciting one from the villages in Cambodia: Celebrating 20 Schools! Let’s […]

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Different Kinds of Blessings on the Mission Field

8 August 2017

Cameroon: Why I’m in the Middle of the Rain Forest – Every once in a while it’s good to ask the simple questions. Papua New Guinea: Brought Back In – “church discipline”. Doesn’t sound like much of a blessing. But – maybe… Kenya: Eat this book – How God can use books in unexpected ways! […]

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Bridges

28 July 2017

Some really interesting and fascinating posts from missionaries around the world today. For example, this one from Kenya about irrigation canals. Who knew this could be such a strategic ministry? Let the Water Flow: Improved Irrigation Canals in Garissa And here are some thoughts in the never-ending debate about how to respond to other religions. […]

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The Basics, and Learning to Trust

11 July 2017

It’s the basics that are important. Sharing the gospel, baptizing, teaching people to obey Christ. So it’s good to see it happening, for example, in Australia: Dear Praying Friends… And there are many special ways to serve – for example, this is a little late, but Happy Mother’s Day! (Uganda) And while we’re in Africa, […]

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What’s New With The Veteran Bloggers?

27 June 2017

Here are a few posts from our veteran bloggers. These are bloggers who, in the case of the examples below, have been blogging for eleven years or more. Let’s start in Kenya! Where, as in all the world, Rain is pretty important. How about Japan? A reflective post about Faking it There’s quite a bit […]

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Working Together, Frustration, and Hard Days

13 June 2017

I know, I keep trying to think of a good title to pull together all of the themes, but I just really want to share the posts below, and they’re just really not related. So here’s what we’ve got today: Let’s start with the “working together” part. It’s always great to see people Equipping Harvest […]

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