David Brainerd was one of the first American missionaries to carry the gospel message to the Native Americans in New Jersey in their own language. David’s story is full of trials and suffering, yet no account of his is ever told without revealing his faith in God. While the call to ministry will look different for […]

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Christian missionary stories have made a huge impact on our culture’s generation today. Through prayer and introducing Biblical principles, Christian missionaries have influenced education systems, belief practices, lifestyle behaviors, and economic structures. Their faithfulness to God and His Word is a testimony of cultural history, as well as traditional rituals, having been challenged and developed […]

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Every missionary overseas will experience homesickness. While there is no cure to fill up the longing in your heart for familiarity, security, family, comfort, and purpose, there are ways to deal with homesickness. Many missionaries have learned that homesickness happens when you least expect it and can be triggered at the most random times by […]

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You are called to missions. But your parents don’t seem to agree. They ask questions you don’t have the answers to. Having answers can offer clarity on a topic that seems daunting. Have no fear. We have interviewed the Executive Vice President and Provost of Bethany Global University, Dave Hasz, for some key answers to our […]

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“A missionary is a disciple-maker who has to cross multiple cultural barriers in order to make the gospel known to a person who does not know Jesus.” – Steve Eliason, Missionary Preparation Coordinator with Bethany Gateways In the traditional sense, a missionary is someone who leaves their homeland and goes to a foreign country. In order […]

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We all have that idea of what a missionary should look like. But have you ever stopped to think of what a missionary actually is? Take a moment and think of how you would define a missionary in your own words. What would it be? Your definition could be similar to these definitions: “A missionary […]

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Missions agencies are Christian organizations that help missionaries quickly get on the field. They provide much of the training, accountability, resources, and on-field guidance for missionaries to be effective in various areas of ministry while also giving advice on how to maneuver life overseas and make disciples. Every missions agency is going to look different […]

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Partnership Development isn’t built upon monetary transaction but upon relationships. Relationships take time and effort to maintain and often include a long process of deepening trust to develop a true genuine friendship. The process of Partnership Development and raising financial support is not about you. It’s about the vision of seeing every people, tribe, tongue, […]

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When Jesus came, the Great Commission had already begun. He went out, and then He made disciples. Jesus’ discipleship carried on, however, as His disciples kept making more disciples. Discipleship is so important to Jesus that it was included in His last command. Jesus instructed all of His disciples, including you, to fulfill the Great […]

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Partnership Development is putting an end to how missionaries have traditionally raised support for centuries because traditional fundraising is not relationally based and not always successful for long-term missions. Here is a small timeline of the history of how fundraising has progressed in missions: In the 1800s, women raised money for missionaries through ladies societies, […]

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