In Defense of the Short Term Missions Trip (Part 3) :: How to Arrive Prepared

In Defense of the Short Term Missions Trip (Part 3) :: How to Arrive Prepared

Last month we found ourselves discussing short term missions teams and how they can be useful, helpful and a blessing to those on the field as well as the local community.  We are coming to the end of summer (at least in North America), which means that many people's lives have been full of sending/receiving [...]

In Defense of the Short Term Missions Trip (Part 2) :: Pick Up Your Paintbrushes Again

In Defense of the Short Term Missions Trip (Part 2) :: Pick Up Your Paintbrushes Again

In the last post, we talked about the bad wrap short term mission trips have gotten in the past few years, and ways that they can be done well. Today, I need you to follow me down to South America, to the eastern-most tip to Brazil, overlooking the Atlantic ocean.  Painting, English classes, and VBS's [...]