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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 (

  • Resurrection in the hearts of refugees

    (Photo Courtesy to Open Doors USA) Iraq (MNN) -- Christians in ISIS-controlled areas are celebrating Easter and Holy Week despite the danger, according to Open Doors USA. They are recognizing the day of the washing of the feet on Thursday, Good Friday, the Saturday of... Read More
  • Why go to unreached villages?

    (Photo courtesy Far Corners Missions) International (MNN) -- What does it take to reach unreached villages? It may require spending hours and days hiking mountains, rappelling cliffs, and rowing boats to reach one small village. Why put all that work into getting there? Why go... Read More
  • Persecution re-routes ministries

    (Photo courtesy Wikipedia) India (MNN) -- India's government is looking the other way on persecution issues. As a result, more than one ministry is taking a page from China's book by "going dark." According to, going dark means "You don't speak or communicate... Read More
  • Sharing legacies through storytelling

    (Photo courtesy Keys For Kids) USA (MNN) -- Have you ever had the chance to look through your grandma's attic? The treasures you unearth in places like that are a legacy of her life. The same opportunity will be available this summer through Keys For... Read More
  • Prayer requests from Pioneers

    (Photo Courtesy of Pioneers) International (Pioneers/MNN) -- Pioneers USA is asking for prayer for Gospel workers and believers around the world facing heavy spiritual warfare. Some of these prayer updates and requests include: “They are afraid of one another and have many prejudices,” writes... Read More
  • Wildlife STORYTELLER stuffed animal offers comfort

    (Photo Courtesy to Audio Scripture Ministries) USA (MNN) -- Audio Scripture ministries is trying to raise funds for 200 Wildlife STORYTELLERS: stuffed animals with small audio players loaded with Scripture, Bible stories, and songs. There is an enormous need for these cuddly reminders in a land... Read More