Leaning In During Challenging Times

The non-profit organization I work for does excellent work in hard areas of the world.  We have excellent leadership who […]

by Jennifer Byrd Nov 27
The Power of Your Story

It is always exciting and inspiring to hear stories of someone sharing the Gospel with a neighbor, coworker, or even […]

by Steve Kriter Oct 23
Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work: Ambiguity

In this, the last post in the multi-part Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work series, we tackle perhaps the most […]

by John Gilman Aug 1
Building Your Ministry Team: Finding the Right Fit

I spent 20 years serving overseas in a developing country.  Arriving in country at age 24, it was there that […]

by Rachel Ankers Jul 30
4 Simple Ways to Support Your Local Teachers

For most people, as wonderful as their summer may have been, it is hard to ignore that the long days […]

by John Gilman Jul 27
Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work – Expectations

Crucial to any cross-cultural experience is the task of managing expectations. We all expect something: for ourselves, for others and […]

by Jennifer Byrd Jul 19
Keys to Success in Cross-Cultural Work – Be a Learner

Working and ministering in a cross-cultural setting is extremely common today.  Yes, people often travel overseas to work in Global […]

by Rachel Ankers Jul 13
9 Ways to Engage with Your Supported Missionaries

In recent years there has been a shift in how churches support and engage with missionaries. Gone are the days […]

by John Gilman Feb 13
Home Sweet Home: Serving Your Overseas Missionaries When They Come Home

Missionaries and other Christian workers serving overseas work diligently while in the field.  They face cultural challenges and professional difficulties, […]

by Rachel Ankers Feb 8
#MeToo: 4 Ways Your Church Can Support the Hurting

Every day, the media is full of new reports of men in leadership roles being accused of sexual misconduct and […]

by Meredith Morris Feb 5
Short-Term Missions: Part IV – The Possible Pitfalls

In the first three parts of this series, we considered some of the possible benefits of short-term missions.  Now in […]

by Rachel Ankers Jan 30
Short-Term Missions: Part III – Benefits of the Sending Church

In Part III of our four-part series on short-term missions, we look at the benefits for the Global North sending […]

by Meredith Morris Jan 26