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Ready for Service

Skill, knowledge, experience are key elements that can make all the difference when families and individuals are approaching missions in a demanding new setting. They…

Bookshelves Full

The translator meant to say, “I’m going away for two weeks, and I’m taking my wife with me.” Instead, he told the chief, “I’m going…

The Blind See

What pocket-sized device acts as a training workshop, translation office, recording studio, print shop, delivery truck, and bicycle all rolled into one? A smartphone inserted…

Passport to Christ

“I have to make sure no one is coming,” Ben Clary whispers, opening the door. He peeks out, then shuts the door again. Dressed in…

Sailing to Serve

While here in the United States we enjoyed the changing colors of autumn and celebrated Thanksgiving, Jim and Gina Nie and their two children, Colton…

Stuck in the…

In this town, it rains twelve months out of the year, an average of 100 inches per year. Even the driest month still produces a…

Welcome to the…

A fly buzzes in the corner, the only sound in the composed classroom. This isn’t just any classroom, but a classroom at Ukarumpa International School…

In the Rain…

It’s not always robin-egg blue skies and amber sunlight for the Missions at the Airport (MATA) teams who fly to spread the word about Bible…

All Skills for…

After college, David and his wife taught at a Christian school in a Muslim-saturated country. In this demanding place, God opened the couple’s eyes to…