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December 11, 2018
Advice for undertrained missionaries like John Chau
Everyone but the All Nations missions organization seems to agree that John Chau was not...
December 04, 2018
John Chau, Outcome Bias, and the Consequences of Confusion
Sadly, missionary John Chau’s death to the North Sentinelese people will set back the effort...
August 21, 2018
Love Lost for the Cause of Christ
"I never made a sacrifice." It doesn't always feel like that. In Love Lost for...
November 21, 2017
Why Do We Have “Missionary Wives” But Not “Missionary Husbands”?
A gender divide has always existed among missionaries. We ought to understand the problem before...
May 13, 2013
The Dangers of Being an Evangelical Missiologist
I once had a good friend jokingly say, "I can't tell if you are a...
March 08, 2013
Is "Reproducibility" a Necessity of Insufficient Training?
In the last post, I suggested that "reproducibility" can subtly disguise a common idol---time. The...
March 07, 2013
Reproducibility: Idol or Necessity in Modern Missions?
Contemporary missions literature places a high value on reproducibility.The acceptability of a methodology is judged...
March 05, 2013
Are Missionaries Ashamed of the Language of Paul's Gospel?
I teach Romans in Chinese. It’s painful sometimes. Don’t misunderstand me. I love Romans. Much...
January 28, 2013
7 Reasons to Get to the Mission Field Before You're 30 (from The Gospel in China blog)
Here are some good reasons why you should NOT wait for the kids to get...
December 31, 2012
"Should Missionaries Learn Classical Literature as well?" (A Response to a Question)
Someone left a comment on the previous post about Hudson Taylor and the state on...
December 29, 2012
Contextualizing Hudson Taylor (Part Two)
This post interacts with the second part of a blog series posted by Global China...
December 20, 2012
Theology Drives Methodology: Is Evangelicalism a Modern Synthesis of Finney and Nevin?
In a previous post, I summarized Karl Dahlfred's Theology Drives Methodology: Conversion in the Theology...
December 08, 2012
Help with Cultural Transition
Craig Thompson, over at Clearing Customs, has a helpful article with "Eleven Tips for Helping...
December 07, 2012
Encouragement to Language Learners from John Piper
Originally Posted at Desiring God.
December 05, 2012
Not Everyone is a Missionary . . . And That’s OK (Part 2)
In the last post, I said that while I love the emergence of missional language,...
December 03, 2012
One of those thousand cuts….
(This is a follow-up to an on-going series "Death by a Thousand Cuts") chinese traffic...
November 29, 2012
Not Everyone is a Missionary . . . And That's OK (Part 1)
If you want to cause a stir among people in the ministry word, one way...
November 27, 2012
Balance in a Missional Life?
Here are some good words for those who seek to live a missional life: Balance...
November 14, 2012
Death By a Thousand Cuts
When people think about the cost of being a missionary, they typically think about being...
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