… For the Fish

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. ...

Two Missions?

A simplified way of classifying mission from the point of view of the local church congregation....

Missionary Call: The Definitive Post

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 j...

Bombing Syria and Overseas Mission

Our approach to mission recruitment is often just as wrong as most of the British' press' coverage of the Syria debate. It's putting us and our local or personal concerns at the centre of a much bigge...

More Thoughts That Aren’t Mine

This missions jargon is not appropriate in the local church paradigm. As missions mobilisers we need to understand that church members do not think and act like mission agencies......

Issues with Voluntourism

"Imagine yourself as the survivor of a large disaster. Your house is gone, you have no assets, and no work–no option of working to make money to rebuild. Three neighborhoods away there’s an INGO p...