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Casting a Wide Net for Prayer Support via Social Media-Part 2

Before you read today’s post, take a look at the first part of this interview with Jenna who lives in Africa. How do you incorporate photos in your story? I think a picture is worth 100 Facebook likes!  Like I mentioned before, people are always looking for a way to picture and understand what my ‘new’ [...]

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Casting a Wide Net for Prayer Support via Social Media

Recently I caught up with Jenna who lives in Africa. I follow her as a prayer supporter and have been most impressed with how she is communicating to her prayer advocates back in the states. I asked her if she would answer a few questions for me so I could post.I think you will find [...]

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The Intentional Traveller

I do a lot of traveling. I mean more than most but not quite as much as George Clooney in the Hollywood film “Up In The Air”. I am constantly in conversations with people who are doing business all over the world. They fly about from country to country.  They work for multi national companies. [...]

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Students Studying Abroad

A few weeks ago I was able to speak to a group of educators about how God uses students to spread the Gospel across the Earth. Although students often have many opportunities to do short terms missions trip or summer long missions trips, we can’t forget that students also have other alternative paths to mission. Consider this: [...]

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Learning the Art of Coffee Roasting

Lately I have tried out a few new hobbies. One of them is roasting my own coffee. My wife gave me a coffee roaster for our anniversary along with a tour of a local roaster where I was able to purchase several types of green beans. It was a tremendously fun gift. I did not [...]

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An MBA Abroad Leads to Job Opporunities

Last week I shared with you a few examples of how one businessman is taking the Gospel to his country in Asia. My friend Jon also has some good advice on why you should consider pursuing an advanced degree abroad. When Jon decided to get his MBA, he decided to study at a university in Asia. [...]

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Business With Mission: revisited

Today almost every mission organization is talking  “doing business as mission?” I’ve heard it used to describe professional missionaries who go to their respective fields with a platform (such as a business) to gain access into a closed country legally or to gain credibility among the people of a culture. We see some solid biblical [...]

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