Posted on May 17, 2019 by Eddie
Some quirky Bible stuff, something on persecution, some inspiring mission stories and a consideration of the role of short-term dentists.
In which I attempt to define objective criteria for distinguishing between short-term and long-term mission.
Updated on October 20, 2017 by Eddie
If you are involved in short-term mission and you don’t read this, then you are not taking your job seriously enough!
This one is from July 2014 and the original article that it refers to is no longer available, but it still has a point to make. . I would quite cheerfully, never write another blog post about short-term… Read More
Posted on March 17, 2017 by Eddie
When the focus is on what the “missionary” gets out of the process, it ceases to be mission in any meaningful sense of the word.
Posted on November 2, 2016 by Eddie
As the internet gets increasingly fractious, we need to consciously think of ways in which we can thank and encourage those who have helped us.
A simplified way of classifying mission from the point of view of the local church congregation.
Posted on June 7, 2016 by Eddie
Short-term missionaries can bring valuable skills and manpower to bear at critical points in a long project. The key is designing short-term mission projects that support ongoing mission work.
Updated on May 9, 2016 by Eddie
To be honest, it doesn’t really matter whether you do these things in Kewsick or in Kazahkstan. The important thing is that you are being faithful to Christ in these basic ways; everything else is just details.