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Returning from the Mission Field

Returning from the Mission Field

Posted by Eric Rosenberg on March 9, 2016 in Life Transitions

Going on a mission trip to a foreign country can be an amazing and rewarding experience. In addition to religious work, missions are a great way to help those in need around the world by offering community building, medical, and other support. Returning home from a lengthy trip in a less-developed region can be a big shock. Follow these steps to make your transition home smooth and comfortable.... Read More ...

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Your Interactive Guide to Missionary Travel

Your Interactive Guide to Missionary Travel

Posted by Jarred Juett on May 5, 2015 in Travel

Missionary travel can be a tedious and scary challenge to accept. You have made a choice to embark on an adventure that is taking you to a foreign country. There will be trials along the way—from what to pack, to your personal documents, to how to capture your memories, to taking care of your health. Missionary travel can be somewhat unpredictable, but you can still be prepared.... Read More ...

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Packing for Missionary Travel

Packing for Missionary Travel

Posted by Shelby Walton on March 27, 2014 in Travel

Packing for missionary travel is slightly different than packing for a normal vacation. For instance, you might need to pack work clothes and supplies. Depending on where you are traveling to, packing for missionary travel may mean packing clothes that are versatile and made for all types of weather conditions. Check out this list of ... Read More ...

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How to Return Home After a Mission Trip

How to Return Home After a Mission Trip

Posted by Kelli Vorndran on May 5, 2015 in Travel

Working and living alongside people in need in different parts of the world is often a life-changing experience. After returning home from a mission trip, it’s common to feel a disconnect with your home culture after spending so much time accommodating to a foreign world. Maybe your heart is still with the people you helped,... Read More ...

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Short Term Mission Trips Around the World

Short Term Mission Trips Around the World

Posted by Jarred Juett on March 26, 2014 in Travel

You cannot be away from work, school, or family very long, but you still want to go on a mission trip. That is no problem because many mission trip organizations offer short term mission trips for people just like you!... Read More ...

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Types of Missionary Trips That Make a Lasting Impact

Types of Missionary Trips That Make a Lasting Impact

Posted by Liz Skewes on January 28, 2020 in Travel

Missionary trips can take you almost anywhere in the world. But before you decide where you want to go for your mission experience, you should determine what kind of trip you’re most interested in taking. In this blog, you'll learn about the different types of mission trips available to people of all ages who want to make an impact abroad. You’ll also discover the best programs and destinations for each mission trip type.... Read More ...

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Mission Trips to Africa: Where to Go and How to Prepare

Mission Trips to Africa: Where to Go and How to Prepare

Posted by Frederik Nielsen on January 16, 2020 in Travel

Many people have a natural urge to travel and see the world, and there are enough experiences to fill several lifetimes. But maybe you’re also seeking a deeper purpose for your travels. That’s why mission trips are so appealing. In this blog, we'll guide your mission trip efforts so you can make a positive difference for people in need. You'll discover: why you should consider Africa for your mission trip destination, the best African destinations for mission trips, the different types of mission trips you can take, and more.... Read More ...

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12 Tips to Make Your Mission Trip a Success

12 Tips to Make Your Mission Trip a Success

Posted by Tee Corley on January 22, 2020 in Travel

Over 400,000 missionaries travel the world each year. While this number has continued to grow over time, so has the number of people in need. As a result, the demand for missionary support has never been higher. In this blog, you'll discover 12 missionary tips you can apply before, during, and after your mission trip to ensure success.... Read More ...