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Local Church and Self Assessment As Key Steps in the Missionary Call – Think Fireworks

September 14, 2012

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In my previous Heart and How To of Missionary Assessment I mentioned five types of critical assessment that are needed for missionaries and church planters: personal assessment – self evaluation of what God is doing local church assessment – the evaluation of church leaders who have observed the candidate in both personal and ministry contexts mission […]

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Brave and Broken: Missionary Adjustment to A New Culture, Lifestyle and Worldview

February 7, 2012

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One of the more profound experiences in life is waking up for the first time in a new culture.  The sense of adventure combined with a nearly insurmountable amount of fear creates an unbearable tension that can only be broken by opening the door to your new world.  Missionaries experience the privilege of cultural adjustment […]

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