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Missions, and the Unexpected

30 May 2017

I thought this post from Ghana was interesting, and inspiring. It’s great to see what God is doing, but it also makes you ask – what major areas of need are we overlooking in our own countries? The post is Anomaly. Let’s celebrate The Day of the Cyrillic Alphabet (Bulgaria)! Honestly, I just love Cyril […]

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Managing Resources

2 May 2017

Books … school … food … money. It’s easy to take things for granted when you have them. But what if you don’t? And if you do, how do you share them? Six Privileges of Living in a Wealthy Country – if you live in one, have you ever thought about these things? (Tanzania) School […]

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Six Very Random Posts from Four Countries

5 April 2017

I know, these collections of posts just get more and more unrelated. I’ll try to do a theme sometime soon. But for now, here are a bunch of totally unrelated posts, because I know there’s someone out there who will appreciate each one! There are a lot of small frustrations when you’re living in another […]

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Serving with what little you have . . .

22 February 2017

Is there some small thing we can do, one small step we can take? That has been on my mind as I read these recent missionary posts. Especially this post from Senegal, Two Coins. Speaking of missions and missionaries, A question of identity comes up in this post from Japan. A very short but challenging […]

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Honesty, Challenges, and Coffee

13 February 2017

Let’s start off today’s look at missionary blogs with a question for many missionaries – What went wrong? (Russia) – is this why you haven’t posted lately? Getting stuck in the mud and being two hours late for the service – and it’s worth it – Hope Baptist Church, Milepa (Malawi). The challenge of the […]

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A Tour Through the Americas

1 December 2016

Here are some recent posts from North, Central, and South America for you to enjoy… First, some reflections on building a team in Mexico – Building a Team to Realize the Vision A great reminder to pray from Ecuador – for this blogger, and other missionaries too. Check out (More than a) TIST (Things I […]

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Summer Fruit: A Reflection from Mexico

16 August 2016

For this missionary, the summer was a very busy time! But “busy” doesn’t mean “worthwhile”. So – was it? Read some reflections from a missionary in Mexico: This summer has been busy for us. I actually hate using the word “busy” because so often it can be confused with “productive” or even “spiritual.” But activity […]

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Connections

9 August 2016

Connecting with people in isolation, people with disabilities, with missionaries, with people who don’t speak our language – these blog posts will get you thinking about how God wants us to connect with people near us and around the world. Connecting the Dots – interviews with members of a visiting team (Honduras): Allen, Trish, and […]

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Eggnog and Easter

1 April 2016

Thanks for taking another trip with us today as we visit missionaries around the world! Burgers and Eggnog (Russia): Now here’s a great way to get more people in your English class! April 2016 Newsletter (Guatemala): Just a few notes about what’s been going on – a glimpse into missionary life. Thanks for Sending Me! […]

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When Health Fails, Short Term Teams, and More

22 March 2016

This week’s picks – March Madness… (Mozambique) and also some time in Tanzania. Visiting Team from Denmark – how can they serve in Bolivia? Check it out. Fleeting, Time is Heart’s Beating (Mexico) A thought from a missionary who recently suffered a heart attack. Not vacation, catalyzation. (Mexico) A short term team, and thoughts on […]

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