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Mission Minute
November 16, 2020

Equipping the Church for Long-Term Impact on Short-Term Trips Short-term mission trips have become a multi-billion dollar per year industry. Western churches and their members want to have a hands-on impact overseas. Many short-term mission trips have an…
Mission Minute
November 9, 2020

Expanding the Skills of a Local Church In many remote communities in developing countries, medical and dental services are often not available. Even if people could travel to a town where these services are available, they…
Mission Minute
November 2, 2020

Working Through a Local Church to Equip the Saints Unlike short-term mission teams, the local church in any community is present year round. When we work through the local church, they are able to minister to the spiritual…
Mission Minute
October 27, 2020

Don’t Do For Others What They Can Do For Themselves In many traditional mission efforts, Westerners go to work on construction projects in a developing country. Often, as the team is working, there are adults from the local area…
October 22, 2020

Redeeming 2020

So there I was. A few days ago I was at church and someone asked me what I do with my time when ITEC isn’t traveling. I’m not known for…
Mission Minute
October 19, 2020

Build Local Sustainability One of the biggest reasons for Western churches to participate in short-term mission trips is to get young people involved in missions. When a group from the West goes overseas,…

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