Over the years I have engaged in dozens of conversations with well-meaning individuals who undermine the importance of pastors traveling to the mission field to visit their missionaries (those sent from … Continue readingThree Reasons Why Sending Churches Should Visit Their Missionaries
I remember when I was planning to move to Africa as a missionary. I heard from a few different people — something along these lines of, “Why don’t you just leave those people alone? They are okay with their culture and their way of doing things. Why do you want to make them American?” … Continue readingHow Does a Missionary Biblically Influence a Culture?
Traveling to a different culture is intimidating, to say the least. The people think differently, dress differently, have different mannerisms and different opinions of hygiene. Culture is one of the … Continue readingMaking the Connection