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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 – Cost of Living & Taxes

    After nearly 40 years of marriage, my wife and I are still amazed at how much consumer goods, housing and taxes go up every year.  Imagine living in a place where the cost of living is 20 … 30 … 40% higher than in the U. S. or housing costs double... Read More
  • 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

Missions News From Around the World (

  • Deadly heatwave continues in India

    (Photo courtesy Mission India) India (MNN) -- Extreme hot temperatures in India have resulted in the deaths of more than 1100 people this week. The heatwave has topped out at around 122F (50C), mostly in the southeastern states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Searing temperatures wreaked... Read More
  • Adventure and mission are calling

    The JESUS Film Project is working to get the Gospel out quicker to smaller language groups. (Photo courtesy of The JESUS Film Project) International (JFP/MNN) -- Each year, thousands of people go on short-term mission trips. Some want to be a part of something... Read More
  • Christian could help stop ISIS fighters

    Mosque in Dearborn, Michigan. USA (MNN) -- More and more we're hearing stories of people in the West flying to the Middle East to join Islamic State terrorists. Twins from Germany recently died fighting for the group. Two California men were arrested as they attempted... Read More
  • You can help special needs in Guatemala

    Orphan Outreach partners with a ministry for special needs kids in Guatemala. Guatemala (MNN) -- As with most organizations serving the Lord by meeting people's needs, ministry partners are essential. Orphan Outreach is just one organization who needs these partners to fulfill their mission. In 2012,... Read More
  • SOAR International serves disabled in Abkhazia

    (Photo courtesy of SOAR International via Twitter) Abkhazia (MNN) -- Few countries recognize its independence. Many people do not know it even exists. It has been forgotten by much of the world, but one Christian organization has made it the target of its ministry. Abkhazia... Read More
  • Is Russia planning an invasion?

    Russia (MNN) -- Could an invasion of Ukraine be imminent? Reuters reports Russia is massing tanks and other heavy armor at the Russia/Ukraine border. Photos of trainloads of tanks and convoys of other military vehicles in the region were seen on Web sites yesterday.... Read More