Category Archives: Case for Missionary Care

The Missional Heart of Missionary Care

Sheri and I got our start in Missionary Care in 2003, establishing our first Oasis in Oregon.  The Missionary Care enterprise, (special ways of caring for missionaries) however, had started some years before that.  Recently I received this article by … Continue reading

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Know a Harvest Worker Who Needs Professional Care?

There is a “Case for Missionary Care” and one of these days I hope to have my eBook done on that subject.  In the meantime, others are writing on the subject as well.  This post is from Minnesota Renewal, an … Continue reading

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What Color is Your Sky Today?

One piece of advice coming our way from many quarters as we fight off cancer is — “eliminate stress” — “be positive” — in our lives and situation.  What is your attitude toward your present situation?  Some of you are … Continue reading

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Lessons on Slowing Down from a Downs-Syndrome Child

When I was in High School I was a member of the track team.  (Hey, that’s pretty far back there!)  My three events were the 220-yard dash, the low hurdles, and the 440-yard race.  The one I hated the most, … Continue reading

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Effects of Pornography on the Brain and How to Overcome It

With such a high use of pornographic materials and visuals, more and more people, both men and women, are becoming addicted to pornography use.   But what is addiction?

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What Does Pornography Have to Do With Brain Development?

In this Blog Post, Gary Collins shares about the growing field of Brain Science.  He gives a brief glimpse into some aspects of this new field of study.  This post is important because it’s introducing the next post — a … Continue reading

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The Pornographic Revolution

Porn has always been around our world.  The Internet, however, has created access as never before, and has also mainstreamed pornography into many areas of life.  The “Tip of the Iceberg” is found in the tiny ads that even google

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How Prevalent is the Use of Pornography?

Because of the following statistics and personal experiences I want to do a short series of blogs on the scourge of pornography facing all of us today — a Tsunami hitting our social environments, and the missionary and pastoral community. … Continue reading

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Younger Caregivers Needed to Minister to the Millennials

While at a Pastors-to-Missionary Conference a few years ago, the question was asked, “How many of you caregivers attending this event are under 50 years of age?”  of the 80 of us in the room about six hands went up.

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Help Your Missionaries Physically

This is the 3rd in the series of helping your missionaries as a sending church, written by Dave Lewis, of Paracletos Ministries.  Again, some good information on bringing practical support to those you send.  This post relates to “Physical Help.”

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