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Upcoming Missions Events

  • GOER Mission Trip - Dominican Republic

    June 20 - June 28 Santiago, Dominican Republic This GOER Mission trip will be focused on ministering to the people in the Domincan Republic by participating and leading Vacation Bible Schools, Evangelism through community outreach, and ministering in orphanages.   This Trip will be led by John Newlin    Trip Cost: $1400 per person Find Out More
  • GOER Mission Trip - New York

    July 18 - July 25 Staten Island, New York The GOER Mission Trip to Staten Island in July will be focusing on evangelism and outreach to city neighborhoods and the park.  Ministry opportunities include worship, distributing water,playing sports, teaching bible stories and making genuine connections with people to share the love of Christ. This trip is being led by Ned… Find Out More
  • GOER Mission Trip - Brazil

    July 24 - August 4 Aguas De Lindola GOER TRIP - BRAZIL The GOER Mission Trip to Aguas De Lindola Brazil  in July will be focused on Biblical Counseling.  Participants will be able to observe and receive training in Biblical Counseling.  This is an excellent opportunity for a Biblical Counseling student. This Trip is being led by David Selvey      Trip… Find Out More

From the Blog

  • Missionary Support – Salary and Benefits

    At the end of my last post, I posed the question, “How do you set a fair and reasonable support level for Missionary Mike?”  Let me see if I can answer that question based on a family of four with two school aged children. The... Read More
  • The Cost of Missionary Support Raising

    Why do missionaries need so much financial support?  I get that question a lot from folks who want to support missionaries but question the financial requirements.  In this series, I will attempt to deal with the various pieces that must be put together to get... Read More
  • To Go or Not to Go-Missions Trips and Ebola

    The Bible has much to say about trusting God.  Victory is connected to trusting God (2 Chronicles 13:18).  Jesus promised that God would take care of His children (Matthew 6:28-30).  We are to trust the Lord and not our own understanding (Proverbs 3:5-6).  And yet we are... Read More
  • Ebola and Tough Decisions — Marc Blackwell Sr.

    You are probably aware of the largest Ebola outbreak in history occurring in countries of  West Africa. This guest post by veteran missionary Marc Blackwell, Sr. gives us a glimpse of the difficulties missionaries face when trouble breaks out on the mission field. Ebola and... Read More
  • Taste the Nations — Let the Nations be Glad

      1. ↩ 2. Dates may be altered by the majority of people attending if the need arises. ↩ 3. Online here: Kindle | Paperback | Audiobook. ↩ Read More
  • Everyone Should Have a Timothy

      Sep 2013 BCTC Class   I love spending time with my 3-year-old grandson.  He will work alongside me around the house because he likes to “do stuff with Papi.”  Sometimes we will work on a project together or do … Continue reading → No related posts. Read More

Missions News From Around the World (

  • Confusion surrounds cover-up in Pakistan persecution story

    "Fodor" suffered burns on 55% of his body.(Photo courtesy of Forgotten Missionaries International) Pakistan (MNN) -- On April 14, MNN released a story about persecution of Christians in Pakistan, in which two boys from Lahore were lit on fire, allegedly for their faith. Immediately, conflicting reports... Read More
  • Syrian refugees: where will they go?

    (Photo courtesy IMB) Syria (MNN) -- Syrian refugees are back in the headlines as Europe struggles to deal with its Mediterranean migrant crisis. Shipwrecks have killed nearly 1,800 migrants so far this year; many were Syrian refugees. According to the International Organization for Migration, that number... Read More
  • Friends instrumental in transformation

    (Photo courtesy Mission Eurasia) Central Asia (Mission Eurasia/MNN) -- Who you spend time with has an impact on who you become. This could have either a positive or negative outcome. Fortunately, for one boy who attended Mission Eurasia’s School Without Walls program, it... Read More
  • Orphans supported, advocates honored

    (Photo courtesy Orphan Outreach) USA (MNN) -- The results are in! More than $110,000 was raised through Orphan Outreach's second annual Children's Hope Dinner. "That translates to real work with these orphans: leading them to Christ, letting them know about the Gospel," says Orphan Outreach Director... Read More
  • CRI has a new distribution strategy

    International (MNN) -- There are thousands of people coming to Christ each month worldwide. This is especially true in the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. It's a great blessing to watch new Christians craving God's Word and truth from other Christians. Unfortunately, in many nations,... Read More
  • Ukraine truce on the brink of failure

    (Photo courtesy Slavic Gospel Association/CEF in action) Ukraine (MNN) -- Ukraine's ceasefire remains on the books in name only. Heavy fighting between pro-Russian and Ukrainian forces continues in Mariupol, which includes a fierce struggle for the Donetsk Oblast. Fighting continues and the urgent needs... Read More