Here’s a quick overview of what you’ll hear in Episode 26: Update: Answered prayer for technical advice. Encouragement: Hear how a Catholic missionary in Samoa came to understand true salvation in Christ. Tech. Tip: Learn how to create secure passwords you can remember. Resources mentioned in this episode: The Wilds – Christian Camp & Conference Center […]
Here’s a quick overview of what you’ll hear in Episode 25: Update: Questions on how to track communication preferences for churches and missionaries. Encouragement: Hear the conclusion of Sean Coffey’s story, telling how God brought him from a life of fear and violence to service through pastoring and enabling church missions trips. Tech. Tip: Learn […]
Here’s a quick overview of what you’ll hear in Episode 24: Update: Sharing Edify Hub in Sunday School, challenges with adding features. Encouragement: Hear how God took a messed up childhood and led to a useful adult life. Tech. Tip: Learn how to make sure your Facebook posts are going to look how you want them […]
When surrounded by “religious” people, sharing the gospel can feel pointless. My next-door neighbors are active Hindus on one side, and faithful Muslims on the other. Directly across the street lives a family practicing a form of Judaism. When I go to work, my team members and peers are also a mix of Muslims, Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs, atheists, and […]
Here’s a quick overview of what you’ll hear in Episode 15: Update: Progress and embarrassment with Edify Hub’s missionary website builder. Encouragement: General Director for Vision Baptist Missions in Alpharetta, Georgia, shares why a desire to serve God isn’t enough, and how he helps missionaries find the knowledge to support their desire. Tech. Tip: When your computer’s […]
My day job brought me to the Georgia Aquarium, where Stephen Arthur, Head of U.S. Financial Services for Google, shared how his company tackles “the world’s biggest challenges.” His presentation was for healthcare technology professionals, and I couldn’t help but see it through a gospel lens. Two key principles stood out. They were not profound, but I found […]
For a life-long flosser (which I’m not), a one-tooth session seems pointless. I can hear it already. “What about the rest of your teeth? Don’t you want to keep them, too? If you’re going to take the time to get out the floss, wind it around your fingers, and stick them in your mouth, why in the […]
Our family of five didn't really know what to expect. Sure we had some ideas. We thought we'd see rough roads, cool animals, hot temperatures. And, of course, my brother and his family.
We expected to work and help out with some projects. And we expected to learn a lot.
Last week, Lana and I attended the 2015 Our Generation Summit, sponsored by Vision Baptist Missions. Having had some contact with some of the organizers, but not having attended before, we weren’t sure what to expect. After pulling into the parking lot of the Music Road Hotel in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, we entered the conference center building […]
Tim’s response was unexpected. My cousin, an interim state director with Child Evangelism Fellowship, had grown up in a missionary family. He had been in fulltime ministry for his entire career, so I was surprised to hear him echo my own feelings. Of the five families in the lodge that evening during our family reunion, […]