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I Can't Teach for the Noise!

“I can’t teach for the noise,” one desperate leader wrote. “How am I going to teach them about missions if they cannot hear me because of all the disruptions?”

Missions in the Dominican Republic

Ashley Fan, National Acteens Panelis

I spent the last week of June 2018 in the Dominican Republic teaching crafts at an English immersion camp. I worked with Haitian kids, ranging from three to fifteen years-old. This was a youth mission trip.

A Healthy Leader Tends to Balance Each Day

woman balancing stones in hands

Father, I had a letter from my friend today. It was so full of pain, Lord. I wanted to run to her and FIX IT. I wanted to DO SOMETHING! But those actions would only say doing and fixing are the answer, when You are the answer. So, Lord, instead I pray.

Ohio Baptist women’s retreat and missions celebration invites women to pursue deeper relationship with God

SENECAVILLE, OHIO—Meshing the impact of Woman’s Missionary Union and women’s ministries, more than 110 women from across Ohio gathered Sept. 6-7 for the Ohio Baptist Women’s Fall Retreat and Missions Celebration.

Overcoming Obstacles

Dominique DuPar, National Acteens Panelist

“I can do all things through Christ Jesus that strengthens me.” (Philippians 4:13, ESV)

Customizable for You

I have a problem. But it’s a good problem! You may know that I lead younger GAs at my church. We started the year strong, with 14 girls in attendance. And each subsequent week, we have added a few new girls to the group. Now don’t get me wrong—this is so exciting and thrills my soul!

A Healthy Leader Needs Christian Community

diverse friends meeting together

The labor of childbirth began in the wee hours of a Sunday morning. I didn’t have to race to the clinic, but I wouldn’t be teaching the children at church that morning. My husband called the Bolivian pastor to tell him we wouldn’t be at church.

Studying Scripture: Why Together Is Better

young women sitting on the couch reading the Bible

Have you ever tried to teach yourself how to do something? More than once, I’ve tried to teach myself a foreign language or craft idea, usually ending up frustrated, unsuccessful, and never completing the learning process.

Missions Denton - Summer Missions in Texas

Emily Morrow, National Acteens Panelist

Do you know how many people in your own community don't know Christ?

While it is important to share God's Word beyond your borders, it is also important to share the Gospel right where you live.
 

Creating Great Leadership Teams

The entire process of starting a new organization can be a daunting one. Whether it is a new business, social organization, or a book club, finding a place to begin can prove to be interesting.

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