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Cancer, Karen, and Kinks – Around the World this Week

28 May 2014

I know it’s been pretty quiet around here lately.  That’s because I’ve been travelling and haven’t had a lot of internet access. But it’s time to share a few recent posts with you.  Get to know a new missionary – and pray for one! Cancer Compassion (Puerto Rico, USA) – using cancer on the mission […]

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Outreach, Compassion, and Critters!

11 March 2014

A few recent posts – to pray about and think about… Still lots to pray for in Japan – here are the prayer requests of one missionary:  PRAYER for TOHOKU A vision for youth training – what is this missionary trying to accomplish in Mexico?  Results of Formal Youth Ministry Training Outreach, and a river […]

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Reflections from Asia…

7 February 2014

Just a few blog posts that I’ve been reading today: The Humility of Listening (Mongolia):  A fascinating post about the struggle of speaking – and listening – in a second language. Again on the theme of the challenges that missionaries face, Friends: A Key to Survival on the Mission Field (Thailand) You’re making me hungry… […]

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More from our Veteran Bloggers

15 January 2014

As I continue to update various pages here, I’ve been reading the blogs of some of our veteran missionary bloggers.  Currently this refers to missionaries that have been blogging for 8 years or more (can you believe it?). So here are some recent posts from some of those bloggers.  Of course in a short post […]

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A Missionary Christmas

24 December 2013

Well, it’s Christmas Eve.  So I think we’ll have to focus on Christmas related posts today. For this special edition, I won’t necessarily use posts from this year – just a few from this year and years past… ‘Tis the Season of Beautiful Sorrow – thoughts from Uganda about memories and realities of this time […]

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Passing on Grace, and Insights into Culture (around the world)

4 December 2013

There are some really interesting posts for you today – including some really fascinating insights into culture. Photo courtesy of jark Let’s start in Haiti, where the love and grace is being passed on, as missionaries and people in other countries unite with local people to help those in need.  You can read about Daniel’s dream, […]

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Don’t Just Read…

14 August 2013

Some very interesting posts for you to enjoy today.  And remember – you can be involved!  You can pray!  You can leave comments at the various blogs!  You can even contact many of these missionaries through their blogs and see what you can do to help. Don’t just be a reader – be a doer! […]

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A few recent missionary posts (even if you’re not a fiend)…

1 July 2013

I just went out to look at some of the recent posts from around the world.  Here are a few that caught my eye… Convoys, Bella, Community, Gratitude… (Angola) – a longer-than-expected-drive… Dear Praying Fiends [sic] (Australia)  (I didn’t notice the typo when I decided to post this one, but you have to admit it’s […]

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Missionaries in Japan: Show us your home (especially the bathroom)

10 June 2013

No, seriously.  Some of us, particularly in countries outside of Asia, really want to know what your house looks like.  We’ve heard things about space-saving, technology – and yes, the bathroom. Ok, here are a few details about cooking in the kitchen with a friend who has Refrigerator privileges.  Apparently you can classify friends by […]

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More New Blogs!

7 June 2013

There are even more new blogs here now – and here are a few recent posts for you to enjoy… A Double Espresso for My Heart:  You mean long term missionaries still struggle with heart issues?  (Philippines) 14 New Believers:  Were you looking for better news?  (Papua New Guinea) Another Day in Bangkok:  Another “good” […]

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