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Overseas Staff Stories

Overseas staff stories provide a timely and meaningful opportunity to help your congregation connect with the work being done through partners around the world, and can be used in a wide variety of settings -

  • Sermon illustrations
  • Bulletin inserts
  • Articles for church newsletter
  • Meditation for:
    • offertory
    • communion
    • stewardship emphases
    • committee meetings
  • Post on Bulletin Board
  • Prayer focus:
    • in worship
    • for prayer groups
    • for youth groups
  • Educational Focus:
    • in Church school class
    • for women's/men's/youth groups
Other helpful resources you might be interested in:

 Mission Personnel Blogs
 Global Ministries 2014 wall calendar with missionary photos for weekly prayer [PDF]
 
Common Lot - Women in International Mission

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 (Latest stories will appear first.)
 
Advent and an Improvised Wreath [Israel-Palestine]
December 15, 2014

I Want to Be More like Jhonatan [Colombia]
December 11, 2014

A November Update from Mozambique [Mozambique]
December 10, 2014

A Visitor is a Blessing [Kenya]
December 5, 2014

Miyawezo! Greetings from Ghana! [Ghana]
December 2, 2014

The Possibility of Growth and Transformation [Guadeloupe]
November 20, 2014

Chasing our Dreams [Ecuador]
November 20, 2014

Pursuing Health in Amazonia [Peru]
November 20, 2014

Supporting the Church in Southeast Asia [Thailand]
November 14, 2014

A Busy Time in Luwuk and Makassar! [Indonesia]
November 5, 2014

My Journey [India]
November 5, 2014

Training People to Be a Human Rights Resource [Hong Kong]
November 4, 2014

On Drinking Tea [Israel-Palestine]
November 4, 2014

An October Update from Mozambique [Mozambique]
November 4, 2014

Uplifting Administration [Lesotho]
October 29, 2014

A Woman and a Ring [Thailand]
October 20, 2014

Wrapping Things Up [Ghana]
October 17, 2014

Food is for Sharing [Mexico]
October 9, 2014

Kukany'Okusha Youth Conference a Success! [Swaziland]
October 9, 2014

The Bicycle [Chile]
September 30, 2014

Graduation Haitian Style [Haiti]
September 26, 2014

Working with People of Faith [Hong Kong]
September 25, 2014

Teaching in Thailand [Thailand]
September 22, 2014

Building Community as a Volunteer in Thailand [Thailand]
September 16, 2014

Providing Education in Haiti [Haiti]
September 15, 2014

Education for Refugees in Thailand [Thailand]
September 15, 2014

A New Song Eventhough [Israel-Palestine]
September 11, 2014

Visiting Gogoi [Mozambique]
September 10, 2014

Challenges [Romania]
September 9, 2014

Education and Realizing Dreams in Ghana [Ghana]
September 9, 2014

A Visit to the Island [Chile]
August 21, 2014

Deport the Hate [Kenya]
August 19, 2014

Life and the Rhythm of Mozambique [Mozambique]
August 7, 2014

Children on the Run [Honduras]
August 4, 2014

Some Thoughts [Ecuador]
July 31, 2014

A Quick July [Ecuador]
July 31, 2014

Fine Work? Extraordinary? [Ecuador]
July 31, 2014

Border Walls [Mexico]
July 22, 2014

Method to their Gladness [Kenya]
July 16, 2014

Blessed are the Peacemakers [Nicaragua]
July 15, 2014

June Update from Mozambique [Mozambique]
July 15, 2014

Students Giving Their All [South Africa]
July 15, 2014

Working Alongside Caminante [Dominican Republic]
July 15, 2014

 

 

 



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