Mission Related Pastoral Advice

Services offering pastoral advice to mission workers

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Growing up I had a tendency to think that women on the mission field had no dress sense! Now I am part of that demographic I am beginning to understand that one’s wardrobe gets so full of culturally appropriate clothing that you can risk looking rather dowdy when you get...
"So do you feel you've been called to be single, then?" a friend asked me recently, after I'd mentioned the fact that I'd written a blog entry about being single in your thirties. In answer to my friend's question, I would say that God has called me to Paraguay,...
In mobilizing folks to the field, I run across people from all walks of life. From the teenager to the young married to the family of five and the retiree. I love that God is calling people of all generations to the nations with his name. Inevitably, I will meet with...
Jesse always imagined her future a certain way: I'll go to college, get married, move abroad, raise a family at the edges of the earth, and make Jesus known in a land that has never heard. But then her dreams turned into waiting, and waiting turned into a decade, and now...

Book Reviews

A feature of this book on cross cultural marriages by Janet Fraser-Smith. Recommended by Dr. George Verwer.
A review of this guide by Alexis Kenny
A review of this book by Debbie Hawker and Tim Herbert
"This is a thoughtful and nourishing book, full of insight into the biblical narrative and into human nature. An excellent book for all engaged in Christian ministry". A review of this book by Tony Horsfall. Reviewed by Sue Ingleby.
Reviewed by Sue Ingleby
  • Member Care Media (MCM)

    Member Care Media (MCM) is a media ministry of TWR especially prepared for Cross-Cultural Workers around the globe whose obedience to the Great Commission has taken them to difficult places. It is our goal to encourage, enhance and enable these workers in their places of calling so that they will stay effective and fulfilled.
    Location: Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Headington Institute

    The Headington Institute provides psychological and spiritual support to relief and development workers worldwide.
    Location: Pasadena, CA, United States
  • International Training Partners

    International Training Partners is a US based organisation which provides practical, interactive, biblical training for missionaries and Christians from other countries. The main topic of workshops is 'Sharpening Your Interpersonal Skills' (SYIS).
    Location: United States
  • InToMission

    At InToMission, we guide, coach and train people who, based on God's calling, want to make a difference in the lives of people worldwide. We offer them independent cross-cultural guidance during their preparation, deployment and return.
    Tel: +31 6 20 57 01 80
    Location: Netherlands
  • MissionHR

    The SIL International Global HR team supports this site as a way to provide a wide spectrum of HR-related resources to anyone in our family of organizations, including our partner organizations, who could benefit from having them all in one place in an easy-to-use format. We warmly invite other like-minded organizations to visit our site and benefit as well.
  • Recovering Missionaries

    Recovering Missionaries exists to offer support and resources to former Christian missionaries who are recovering from painful and even traumatic experiences during their time of service.
    Location: United States
  • Spiritual First Aid

    Spiritual First Aid is an 8-session certificate course that teaches peer-to-peer spiritual and emotional care and trauma-informed best practices.
    Location: United States