Short Term Mission Trips: Worth The Cost?

Most churches are currently rallying the troops and recruiting for upcoming summer mission trips.  As a full time missionary, a person who went on a few short term mission trips, one who has hosted short term mission trips, and one who just released a book on short term missions (Short Term Missions Handbook), I want to address an important question associated with short term mission trips – … [Read more...]

Short Term Missions Handbook

Over the last few months my wife and I have spent our evenings huddled around our laptops. Earlier this year we were talking about some of our short term missions experiences.  Somehow by the end the conversation we decided we would co-authoring a book written specifically for short term missionaries. The book walks you through all of the important stages of mission trip planning – pre-trip … [Read more...]