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  • GOER Trip to Dominican Republic

    March 28 - April 3 Santiago Dominican Republic We are now taking applications for the Spring 2016 GOER trip to Dominican Republic. If you are interested, please apply soon. The application is not a commitment. It is the first step and will help us plan training and travel. Because we are going over a spring break period, we… Find Out More

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  • Effective Investments

    We thank God for the prayers and sacrificial giving of His people that make the ministry of Faith Global Missions possible. Sometimes people ask me what dividends are yielded from their investment in missions. I recently had the opportunity to serve in Democratic Republic of... Read More
  • Missionary Retention

    If attrition is one side of a coin, retention is the other side.  Retention is more than reasons people don’t leave.  When we talk about missionary retention, we are talking about the positive reasons that keep missionaries in their jobs. The Engage! study, was... Read More
  • Missionary Competency

    A lack of professional training and equipping can contribute to attrition and ineffective ministry.  The work of missions is specialized, with language and culture challenges that require specialized training.  Missionary training should equip men and women to do a better job than they could without... Read More
  • The Truth of Missionary Attrition

    Many missionary candidates have insufficient theological education, ministry training, ministry experience, or spiritual maturity.  This creates a need for pre-departure theological, spiritual and ministry training.  Many leave for the mission field overconfident with unrealistic expectations and ultimately leave their missionary career because they were not... Read More
  • Introduction to Missionary Training

    Our family of six arrived at our first missionary assignment in Spain in the heat of summer.  Our four children ranged from 9-16 years old.  We thought we were in for the adventure of a lifetime.  We loved the people of Spain and had a... Read More
  • How I Gained 16 Granddaughters in One Day!

    A team from Faith church went to Dominican Republic to serve in Fundación Red Misericordia (Mercy Network Foundation) and one member found new granddaughters! Fundación Red Misericordia is a private orphanage overseen by Senora Olga Arocha.  The Fundación currently has three orphanage... Read More

Missions News From Around the World (mnnonline.org)

  • New goals to impact India with audio Bibles

    India (MNN) -- There’s a saying that goes, “Good, better, best. Never let it rest, until your good is better and your better best.” It’s possible that this quote might just be Audio Scripture Ministries’ motto when it comes to audio Bibles. (Audio... Read More
  • Bible translation update: 954

    International (MNN) -- In the midst of troubling global headlines, Faith Comes by Hearing's Bill Lohr shares an exciting update from the world of Bible translation: God's Word has now been translated into 954 languages. (Photo credit: Victor Ngo via Flickr) "[Those] 954 languages represent over 6 billion... Read More
  • Refugee life grows desperate in Turkey

    Turkey (MNN) -- Burgeoning refugee camps in Turkey have gone from bad to worse. The growing crowds are bringing in sicknesses, and food is scarce. In response, leaders from more than 70 nations are meeting in London to discuss raising money for the 4.59 million registered Syrian... Read More
  • Zika Virus touches off global abortion debate

    Latin America (MNN) -- Last week, the World Health Organization declared the rise in birth defects linked to the Zika virus outbreak a public health emergency. (Image courtesy Wikipedia/Centers For Disease Control) Some countries affected by the outbreak have warned women not have children... Read More
  • CBI coursework creates ties that bind

    USA (CBI) -- Jason was raised by his grandfather and his aunt on a small farm in Missouri. His aunt was the family breadwinner, so he grew very close to his grandfather. But his grandpa passed away when Jason was just 13, and his life was... Read More
  • Perseverance brings new life to Guatemala

    Guatemala (AMG) -- Making a difference: it’s what can happen when you get involved. AMG International shares the following impact story: (Photo courtesy of AMG Int'l) When Guadalupé’s pregnant sister told her she was afraid to raise the baby on her own, Guadalupé... Read More