STMleader.com

culture

Thoughts about worldviews and perspectives

13

Nov'14

Africa is a Country II: people got angry, you’ll never guess why!

Last week I started up a war. I wrote a controversial post about the country of Africa and said that due to …

Read More

05

Nov'14

The Country of Africa: 10 Astounding Facts (#6 will break your brain!)

The country of Africa is receiving a lot of bad press during this time of CRISIS OUTBREAK of EBOLA (the …

Read More

08

Oct'14

The second worst way to think about the poor. 

How we think about the poor is the way we will approach them. Do we think of them as helpless or as remarkable? is it possible that both are unhelpful generalizations?

Read More

11

Sep'14

Do not be the change you want to see

Have you ever tried to corral a group of friends and come up with a plan. What do we want …

Read More

22

Aug'14

Short Term Mission Safety – When Militants Want to Kill You

My brother was working in Pakistan in an area where terrorist attacks have become commonplace. He was there to aid …

Read More

15

Aug'14

A Simple Trick to Learn a New Language Fast!

I was talking with a volunteer and our talk began to literally revolve around talk. We wondered how some people seem …

Read More

23

Jul'14

Should Anyone Care For the Poor?

We were on our way to care for the poor. We were up a mountain.  Our truck had made the …

Read More

15

Jul'14

5 Secret Skills to Becoming a Travel Virtuoso

What is the difference between a tourist and a traveller? A traveller has learned how to take the stress of travel and make it work for them rather than trying to work against it.

Read More

26

Jun'14

The Fatal Flaw to Understanding Culture

A few years ago I was in India and I met a travel writer for Outdoor magazine. We chatted about …

Read More

11

Jun'14

How Different Cultures Understand Time

We left our guesthouse just after 7 am because our host had told us that the high mountain road was …

Read More
2016, 2017 © Mark Crocker. All rights reserved.