Learning to Love Modern Day Lepers
As Christian doctors and development workers take on tuberculosis, trust is key to the cure.
As Christian doctors and development workers take on tuberculosis, trust is key to the cure.
‘We Have Unreached People Groups Right Here’
An interview with SEND International’s first female head on missions efforts in our own backyard and abroad.
An interview with SEND International's first female head on missions efforts in our own backyard and abroad. interview. 'We Have Unreached People Groups Right Here'.
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Get Thee to a Swanky Tourist Trap
What missions-oriented evangelicals gain from seeing the richer side of a poorer country.
Opinion | Church. Get Thee to a Swanky Tourist Trap. What missions-oriented evangelicals gain from seeing the richer side of a poorer country. Ruth Moon
How Mother Teresa Changed Missions
Every outreach-oriented believer should know the secret of the 'Saint of Calcutta.'
How Mother Teresa Changed Missions. Every outreach-oriented believer should know the secret of the 'Saint of Calcutta.'. Rebecca Samuel Shah, guest writer. Image: Eddie Adams, AP.
She Shaped Me: 10 Exemplars of Faith
Christian leaders reflect on the women from history who’ve influenced them.
After hearing Hudson Taylor speak at the Keswick convention, Carmichael (1867–1951) began praying about missions; within a few years, she sensed God saying, “Go ye.” Because
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Junk for Jesus
Scripture invites us to give our firstfruits, not our fourthfruits.
“You know, people have yard sales, and then they give us what they can't sell. Whatever is too far gone for us to use, we put in the world missions bin across the street.
Opinion | Family
My Foster Daughter Was Separated from Her Family at the Border
Caring for someone else’s kid brought heartbreak. But it also drew me closer to God’s kingdom purposes.
Gena Thomas is the author of A Smoldering Wick: Igniting Missions Work with Sustainable Practices. She is currently working on a book about Julia's story with InterVarsity Press.
Opinion | Discipleship
The Great Commission Starts in Your Backyard
For parents, our most important mission field is closer than we think.
For parents, our most important mission field is closer than we think.
Opinion | Discipleship
How Female Missionaries and Evangelists Paved the Way for #MeToo
As we look to the future of women, the past offers a map.
As we look to the future of women, the past offers a map.
Opinion | Discipleship
4 Ways to Share God’s Love in Summertime
The “Ordinary Time” of summer invites us to give the extraordinary Good News.
The “Ordinary Time” of summer invites us to give the extraordinary Good News.
10 New or Lesser-Known Female Theologians Worth Knowing
More and more evangelical women are pursuing higher education in theology. Here are a few you haven’t heard of yet.
Table and Kings and Presidents, and served as copastor of Bakersfield Church of the Nazarene, as a youth pastor in Chicago, and as a consultant for Nazarene Missions International.
Opinion | Sexuality
When Missions Opportunities Aren’t PrettySubscriber access only
The topics that make us uncomfortable can spur the church to action.
Opinion | Sexuality. When Missions Opportunities Aren't Pretty. The topics that make us uncomfortable can spur the church to action. Jo Anne Lyon, with
Why I’ve Spent Half My Life Helping North Korea
Despite political and military tensions in the region, the director of Christian Friends of Korea is committed to medical ministry.
Despite political and military tensions in the region, the director of Christian Friends of Korea is committed to medical ministry.
Opinion | Family
I’m Not Called to Keep My Kids from Danger
I can’t keep my kids safe. But I can prepare them for a life of faithfulness.
I can't keep my kids safe. But I can prepare them for a life of faithfulness.
How Single Women Became an Unstoppable Force in Bible Translation
Female missionaries have propelled the movement to bring Scripture to every tribe and tongue.
translation force. “I've often wondered, 'Are women more open to God's call on their life with regard to foreign missions?” said COO Hersman. The discrepancy
Opinion | Church
Happy Birthday, Dear Church
Why Pentecost Sunday is worth celebrating.
so that they could proclaim the gospel to all. Pentecost is often rightly referenced to encourage global missions. But as I learn more about the story, I
Opinion | Discipleship
Why Your Deflated Retirement Dream Might Be God’s Open Door
After losing my safety net, I see retirement as meaningful vocation, not permanent vacation.
years. Christian ministries like the Finishers Project attempt to match retirees with missions organizations looking for short- and long-term help. These
Opinion | Discipleship
5 Women Every Christian Should Know
From Katharina Luther, who escaped a convent and became a radical reformer, to Amanda Berry Smith, an itinerant minister who was born a slave, these women changed history.
From Katharina Luther, who escaped a convent and became a radical reformer, to Amanda Berry Smith, an itinerant minister who was born a slave, these women changed history.
Opinion | Sexuality
Our Top 10 Articles of 2016
Readers and editors rank the best posts of the year.
What can we do? How Mother Teresa Changed Missions (Rebecca Samuel Shah) Every outreach-oriented believer should know the secret of the 'Saint of Calcutta.'.
Opinion | Discipleship
‘Racial Indifference Is Not Hate… but It Is Not Love, Either’Subscriber access only
Why it matters that our organizations proclaim Black Lives Matter
In 1970, evangelist and author Tom Skinner delivered an iconic speech entitled “The US Racial Crisis and World Evangelism” at InterVarsity's Urbana student missions conference, held
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