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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 (

  • Kids Alive hosts Global Day of Thanksgiving and Prayer

    (Photo courtesy Kids Alive) International (MNN) -- The Next Generation is entering a "rough" world. Around 1.2 million children are trafficked every year, UNICEF estimates. Approximately 150 million are classified as child laborers. Furthermore, about 250 million women alive today were married before their 15th birthday. And yet,... Read More
  • Thousands still missing after Nepal quake

    (Photo courtesy Wycliffe Associates) Nepal (MNN) -- Video footage at the moment the 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on April 25 is rare. What is showing via social media and the main networks came from a Wycliffe Associates partner. Bruce Smith, Wycliffe Associates president and CEO, details... Read More
  • A refuge for children with disabilities

    (Photo courtesy Africa Inland Mission) Uganda (AIM) -- [Editor’s Note: This Africa Inland Mission story, written by Heidi Thulin, shares how children with special needs in Uganda are seen as burdens, or curses. AIM is helping to change that opinion.] On a busy compound... Read More
  • Showing the love of Christ to leprosy patients

    (Photo courtesy AMG International) India (AMG) -- [Editor’s Note: Written by AMG’s Pat Ragen, this story shares the work AMG’s leprosy ministry is doing in India and how it is creating chances to share the Gospel.] My first visit to AMG’s... Read More
  • Church the answer to orphan crisis

    Orphan Outreach staff members Amy Seale and Katherine Cheng at the Orphan Summit in Nashville, TN. (Photo by Tiffany Taylor) USA (MNN) -- The global orphan crisis isn't going away. According to the United Nations, every 18 seconds another child becomes an orphan. More than 130 million... Read More
  • Honor your mother with a sewing machine

    (Photo courtesy of India Partners) India (MNN) -- This story is for any woman whose mother taught her to sew. It's also a story for anyone who desires to make a change in our world-- to shed some light in the darkness. Imagine being a... Read More