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Reconciling Fear and Faith (Missionary Guest Post)

November 23, 2012

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What's looming around the corner for you?

Note: this post is written by a missionary appointee friend of mine. When God places a challenging situation in front of us, the Bible tells us to have faith. However, our natural inclination is to be afraid. How do we reconcile how we are supposed to feel with how we actually feel? In the Church […]

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Every Loss Is A New Beginning – Guest Post by Missionary Kevin Walton Discussing The Journey of Home Assignment

July 30, 2012

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home assignment will happen

Image courtesy of Zachary Collier via Wikimedia We have a unique perspective on time – those of us in the missionary community who regularly have to make transitions between places so distinct and different – that it seems more like popping in and out of a parallel universe than traversing the same globe. These transitions […]

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Short-term Mission Trips: Take a Year to Change the World – And Yourself (Guest Post)

December 8, 2011

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{Editor’s Note: This is part 2 of a guest post written by Laura Davis, who, with her husband, Nate, spent a year on a short-term mission trip with Converge Worldwide in Manila, Philippines discovering the needs of young women caught in the snare of human trafficking and building bridges to meet some of those needs.  […]

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God’s Sabbath Rest Encounters Human Trafficking (Guest Post)

December 6, 2011

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{Editor’s Note: This is a guest post written by Laura Davis, who, with her husband, Nate, spent a year with Converge Worldwide in Manila, Philippines discovering the needs of young women caught in the snare of human trafficking, and building bridges to meet some of those needs.} Rain hammered the tin roof and seeped onto […]

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Missionary Satisfaction: My Desires or God’s Glory? (Guest Post)

November 10, 2011

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Note:  this post is written by a missionary who is revealing her heart and struggle between pleasing God and a sense of fulfillment. My husband and I participated in a missions conference at a supporting church earlier this year.  Since I am a missionary in transition, getting help for some family needs, seeking where the […]

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