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Shocking Stats on Missions Giving

Shocking Stats on Missions Giving

How much money do Christians pull in and where does it go? As a cross-cultural missionary focused on the 10/40 ...
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2019 World Watch List

2019 World Watch List

The 2019 World Watch List has just released. If you’re not familiar with it, the Open Doors’ World Watch List ...
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4 Ridiculous Memes Of Things Jesus Never Said About Missions

4 Ridiculous Memes Of Things Jesus Never Said About Missions

In Matthew 28, Jesus commands us to bring his gospel message to every ethnic people group on the planet. It’s ...
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Watch How The Major Religions Of The World Have Spread Over The Past 5,000 Years In Under 2 Minutes

Watch How The Major Religions Of The World Have Spread Over The Past 5,000 Years In Under 2 Minutes

This map is an incredible glimpse of how the major religions of the world have spread over the past 5,000 ...
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International Day for the Unreached

International Day for the Unreached

This is an important day. It’s a day that stirs our souls with passion for God’s glory and for those ...
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Why Risk Matters on the Mission Field

Why Risk Matters on the Mission Field

God has rigged the world in such a way that victory can only be experienced through risk. (This blog is ...
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I'm Tired of Missions Memes That Tell Me To "Go"

I’m Tired of Missions Memes That Tell Me To “Go”

My Instagram feed is littered with "go" memes. The ministries and individuals who post these images may have altruistic motives, ...
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10 New Year Resolutions for Missions

10 New Year Resolutions for Missions

A new year is here and with it come a wide array of new initiatives, ambitions, and resolutions. Many of ...
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The Top 15 Books I Read in 2017

The Top 15 Books I Read in 2017

I’ve always been an avid book reader, but for my 2017 New Year’s resolution I took on an immense challenge ...
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100 TED Talks in 2017

Adding to my goal to read 52 books in 2017, I also made a goal to watch 100+ popular TED Talks ...
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Joannes family prayer card

Joannes family prayer card

We are thrilled to present you with our brand new 2017 Joannes family prayer card! If you have not received ...
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I only give the first row candy just like the Church only gives the reached world Jesus

I only give the first row candy just like the Church only gives the reached world Jesus

It might have come across a little crass, but I’m glad I did it. The world we live in is ...
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If you say you care about the kingdom of God then it's natural to care about the unreached

If you say you care about the kingdom of God then it’s natural to care about the unreached

The Kingdom of God is advancing around the world, permeating every alcove and cranny of the earth. The Spirit of ...
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Myth: Missionaries Are Thrill-Seeking Globetrotters

Myth: Missionaries Are Thrill-Seeking Globetrotters

So, there’s this guy, Dave. He likes God and missions and Africa, so much so that he moved to Cameroon ...
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Summer Reading Recommendations

Summer Reading Recommendations

Summertime is here! Time to sit back a bit, relax on the porch, grab a cold beverage, and dive into ...
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7 things Missionaries Do That Jesus Never Did

7 things Missionaries Do That Jesus Never Did

Every overseas missionary seeks to emulate the supernatural lifestyle that characterized the ministry of Jesus. We want our lives to ...
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Is Every Christian a Missionary?

Is Every Christian a Missionary?

This blog appears on The Traveling Team website. Though there are traces of this content scattered throughout the internet, I ...
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What are the 3 big missions issues/challenges in the 21st century?

What are the 3 big missions issues/challenges in the 21st century?

Not long ago, David Sitton, founder/president of To Every Tribe, tweeted me with a question: “What do you see as ...
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The Relational Journey of Indigenous Ministry

The Relational Journey of Indigenous Ministry

This article was originally posted on ChinaSource. My pixelated screen obscured the deep emotion on her face. Our Skype video ...
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2 Stunning Udemy Video Resources That Every China-minded Christian Should Take

2 Stunning Udemy Video Resources That Every China-minded Christian Should Take

One of our values at Within Reach Global is excellence. We love to see the arrival of high-quality resources in ...
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My Top 5 Most Popular Blogs of 2016

My Top 5 Most Popular Blogs of 2016

I tell stories and I talk about missions. I am passionate about unreached people groups, interested in overcoming the seemingly ...
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My Goal To Read 52 Books In 2017

My Goal To Read 52 Books In 2017

I'm reading a book per week in 2017. Here's why. They say that the world's top CEOs read over 50 books ...
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Secret Church: Replica Of An Underground Meeting

Secret Church: Replica Of An Underground Meeting

"Police bugged the building. They took one of our church members. The government is watching our every move. The lights ...
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State Of The World And Finishing The Task: 33% Christians, 38% Access, 29% Unreached

State Of The World And Finishing The Task: 33% Christians, 38% Access, 29% Unreached

Missionaries generally want to share the breakthroughs and powerful testimonies with you. To be clear, there are amazing things happening ...
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God’s Call to Leave This American Mess [Re-Post]

God’s Call to Leave This American Mess [Re-Post]

I recently ran across a powerful blog titled God’s Call to Leave This American Mess by John Piper. He begins, "What ...
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So, You're Moving Out Of America? Here's A Suggestion For You: CHINA

So, You’re Moving Out Of America? Here’s A Suggestion For You: CHINA

“The Canada immigration site has crashed.” That’s what my friends tell me anyway. Mind you, this is not yet a ...
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3 Reasons Why God Doesn't Need Pioneers In The USA

3 Reasons Why God Doesn’t Need Pioneers In The USA

This blog is making the rounds on social media. It's just the right amount of controversy for me! My friend, ...
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The Ordinary in the Midst of the Extraordinary [ChinaSource Blog Repost]

The Ordinary in the Midst of the Extraordinary [ChinaSource Blog Repost]

When you think about the ordinary in the midst of the extraordinary, what comes to mind? Is there glory in ...
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Suicide Among Chinese College Students And Gospel Hope

Suicide Among Chinese College Students And Gospel Hope

College life in China is a pressure cooker and the pot is ever on the edge of boiling over. Because ...
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Hundreds Attend Massive Public Baptism In Hidden Forested Landscape

Hundreds Attend Massive Public Baptism In Hidden Forested Landscape

This is an incredible update with striking images of a public baptism in China. [Tweet "Hundreds Attend Massive Public Baptism ...
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