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Leadership | Missions | Serving
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Missions is a Joke

A few weeks ago, some Honduran pastors asked me for advice on how to do church. That’s the punch line. Now allow me to set up the joke. My 13-year-old son and I were blessed beyond measure to serve for a week in Honduras with..
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Articles | Missions
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Short-term Trips and the Future of Missions

If I can be honest, I don’t know what the future of missions will be. Like many of you, I’m just trying to figure out how to amplify what Jesus is doing in me so that it might be better amplified into the world. I..
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Leadership | Missions
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How to Produce Evangelistic Students: A Response

Recently we moved into a new house and I wanted to teach my 10-year-old daughter the joys of loading a dishwasher. I figured since she hadn’t used one before, I should go though proper loading, proper soap amount, and pushing the right buttons. She told..
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Missions | Outreach
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Do Short-Term Mission Trips Do More Damage Than Good?

Over the last decade there’s been A LOT of smack-talk about short-term mission trips (STMT’s)—in the youth ministry community, it’s intellectually fashionable to question their purpose, long-term impact, and even their moral foundation. The problem with short-term mission trips or service projects, according to critics,..
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Missions
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[Professionalism] Give It Up, Already

My 3-year-old daughter likes to do things herself. I know this because on a somewhat regular basis she’ll tell me, “I-DO-IT-MYSELF!” It’s only cute the first time. The more she says it, the more I feel the need to put her in her place. I’m..
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