• Nicole posted a new activity comment 4 years, 7 months ago

    In reply to: Mark Crocker wrote a new post, Things Jesus Never Said about Short Term Missions Trips Short Term Missions Trips are a great way for people to see the world that Jesus believed could exist. In fact the trip is the […] View

    I remember this being read to us in our IWM class and felt convicted on a few things. Like wanting t stay at a night place overnight endnote wanting to stay with the locals, that scared me. This definitely made me reshape or reframe my thoughts on what missions is really supposed to look like, and that it isn’t all about bringing stuff to people…[Read more]

  • Nicole posted a new activity comment 4 years, 7 months ago

    In reply to: Mark Crocker wrote a new post, The Cause of Poverty A lot of people are trying to figure out the cause of poverty. My town has a homeless camp right downtown. It is embarrassing to the city and an eyesore to […] View

    I agree with the statement of maybe we should be giving less. I find that if we keep spoon feeing ‘poor people’ it doesn’t give them the chance to grow, and to be able to make their own business or to be self sustaining. I think in North America we think giving people money and shoes is helping, but I personally see it as a negative thing.

  • Nicole posted a new activity comment 4 years, 7 months ago

    In reply to: Mark Crocker wrote a new post, Mission Trip Rules – Trusting in the Dark Todays guest post is by Lisa Beiderwieden. Lisa is the Manager of Missionary Care for the Evangelical Free Church of Canada. As a mission […] View

    I thought this was really good, and I appreciated the typical questions or comments that the hosts usually get because I know I had some of the same thoughts about the skinny kids, and especially the dogs (I love dogs).

    But this also gave me a better understanding that the hosts have way more trusting to do than we do as short termers.

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