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Upcoming Missions Events

  • GOER Mission Trip - Moldova

    March 20 - March 27 Moldova GOER TRIP - MOLDOVA The GOER Mission Trip to Moldova in March 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 Charles Hodges.    Trip Cost:  $2700 per Person Find Out More
  • 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 (

  • Flannel February helps young women

    (Photo courtesy Global Aid Network USA) International (MNN) -- Awkward situations call for creative solutions. Global Aid Network (GAiN) reports that many girls in third world countries have to drop out of school when they hit puberty because of inadequate water, sanitation, hygiene, and harsh... Read More
  • Foreign funding changes concern Christians

    Narendra Modi addressing crowd.(Image taken from Narendra Modi's personal feed on Flickr) India (MNN) -- Religious oppression has become so obvious in India that even Prime Minister Modi, a Hindu nationalist, is addressing it as a problem. However, indigenous Christians are telling Christian Aid... Read More
  • The power of a changed life

    (Photo Courtesy to The Missions Blog) Taiwan (MNN/SEND) -- How much theological training do you need to introduce someone to Christ? There is no requirement; your life speaks louder than your words. Wai Jing is preaching the gospel with her life. Gary and Mabel... Read More
  • Believers hungry for Bibles in closed country

    (Photo by Vision Beyond Borders) Southeast Asia (MNN) -- It seems that persecution often goes hand-in-hand with the growth of the Christian Church. This is how it is for a closed country in Southeast Asia. So exponential is the growth that there aren't enough Bibles... Read More
  • ISIS attacks, scores of Christians held hostage

    (Image courtesy Wikimedia Commons) Syria (MNN) -- The Assyrian Human Rights Network says the Islamic State terror group is sweeping through villages in Syria and taking more Christians hostage. As of noon on Thursday (EST), ISIS was holding 262 Assyrians, but a report an hour later... Read More
  • A new openness to the Gospel

    (Photo courtesy Operation Mobilization) Arabian Peninsula (OMI) -- [Editor’s Note: Nicole James is a freelance journalist, ESL teacher, and adventurer. As a communications intern for Operation Mobilization MENA, she’s passionate about publishing the stories of God’s works among the nations, telling people... Read More