Tips and Warnings for Short Term Missions

Tips and Warnings for Short Term Missions

Brent and Kelly’s Lessons from A Door to Hope Brent and Kelly share their tips and warnings based on their experience from working with teams in Haiti. Here are the first three tips they share: Try to see more than just material poverty while you’re there. Go to...
Survivor’s Guide to Short Term Missions

Survivor’s Guide to Short Term Missions

Brent and Kelly’s funny tips for when you’re overseas Brent and Kelly take a less serious approach in this video, but don’t miss the practicality of their tips while you’re laughing! You’ll want to heed their advice. Body Glide is your FRIEND Prepare for...
2019 Webinar Series on Short-Term Missions

2019 Webinar Series on Short-Term Missions

by Josiah Holland Standards of Excellence in Short-Term Mission Our friends at Standards of Excellence in Short Term Mission (SOE) are hosting a series of webinars throughout 2019, and here is what they’ll be covering: January 22, 2019 – Evaluating Your STM Program ...
Cowboys, Shepherds, and Leaders: Cool or Cruel?

Cowboys, Shepherds, and Leaders: Cool or Cruel?

by Jeff Holland Short-term team leaders. Want cowboys or shepherds? Learn more about hippie-styled shepherding. Growing up in Texas, I saw a lot of cows. Range cattle out west. Dairy cows to the east. And cattle ranches all around. When it came to sheep and goats, I...
3 Types of Mission Trip Expenses

3 Types of Mission Trip Expenses

by Jeff and Josiah Holland Ever wonder who pays what on the mission trip?Read more to see 3 expense types to clarify before your trip. It’s 6:30 AM and Jessica just spent the last hour at the airport waiting in a line to find out that her suitcase full of meds for the...