My cousin Mark (a Ph.D. student at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, IL.) recently posted a great article on encouraging missionaries. As one who has been on several short term international mission trips and served four years on mission in the mountains of northern California, I can say that he’s really hit the nail on the head. Several nails in fact.
As his wife observed in her blog, “Many of the suggestions they gave were very helpful, and things that I would have not thought of myself.” As I read the article there were several items that made me think, “Yea I wish I’d had that these past four years.”
Read the complete article here: