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God is always at work and every Christian has the opportunity to make an impact. Enjoy stories and insights from missionaries and church planters that will challenge you to grow, inspire you to take action, and reveal God’s heart. Whether you feel called to minister the love of Jesus across the ocean or down the street, this show is for you.

God is always at work and every Christian has the opportunity to make an impact. Enjoy stories and insights from missionaries and church planters that will challenge you to grow, inspire you to take action, and reveal God’s heart. Whether you feel called to minister the love of Jesus across the ocean or down the street, this show is for you.

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God is always at work and every Christian has the opportunity to make an impact. Enjoy stories and insights from missionaries and church planters that will challenge you to grow, inspire you to take action, and reveal God’s heart. Whether you feel called to minister the love of Jesus across the ocean or down the street, this show is for you.

Language:

English


Episodes

A Quick Update on Engaging Missions

10/27/2020
It's been a little over 6 months since I published the most recent episode of the Engaging Missions Show. When we started 2020, I let you know that I was going to publish "when I could" and so far, I haven't. Here's what's going on, what's planned, and a few resources in case you need to fill the void I've created by not publishing: https://www.podchaser.com/lists/missions-and-church-planting-107Zzr2yxT (Other podcasts about missions and church planting) https://globalmissionspodcast.com/...

Duration:00:03:00

Quick Heads Up

9/30/2020
This is just a quick update. I'm making some technical changes to the Engaging Missions Show file hosting and it could cause files to download again. If you have your podcast app set to automatically download, you may want to change that for a couple of days.

Duration:00:01:26

God Does Amazing Things When We Trust and Obey, with Don Armstead – EM276

2/12/2020
Sometimes stepping out in faith can seem scary. Listen as Don Armstead shares how God's shown His faithfulness and providence through years of professional transitions, leading worship, church transitions, and more. Full Episode Notes: http://engagingmissions.com/276 (http://engagingmissions.com/276) Don's Website: http://dwafm.org (http://dwafm.org) We all want to see God do amazing thing but sometimes the struggle is in remaining faithful and obedient in the various places God calls us....

Duration:00:37:02

God Does Amazing Things When We Trust and Obey, with Don Armstead – EM276

2/12/2020
Sometimes stepping out in faith can seem scary. Listen as Don Armstead shares how God's shown His faithfulness and providence through years of professional transitions, leading worship, church transitions, and more.

Duration:00:37:02

How to use Facebook Groups for Missionaries, with Eric Nevins – EM275

12/18/2019
Wondering how Facebook Groups could help missionaries? Or how spiritual formation can help build community. Listen as Eric Nevins shares what he's learned when building the Christian Podcasters Association. Facebook Groups can be a distraction or a powerful tool. Join us as Eric Nevins, founder of the Christian Podcasters Association on Facebook shares his insights into community building, spiritual practices, spiritual formation, and more. You'll discover how God has uniquely shaped him to...

Duration:00:26:37

How to use Facebook Groups for Missionaries, with Eric Nevins – EM275

12/18/2019
Wondering how Facebook Groups could help missionaries? Or how spiritual formation can help build community. Listen as Eric Nevins shares what he's learned when building the Christian Podcasters Association.

Duration:00:26:37

How to Put Hands and Feet on the Good News, with Adrianna Manaugh – EM274

12/11/2019
Even in missions work, people may leave if they're not seeing quick results, creating new difficulties. As Adrianna Manaugh shares, it's often faithfulness over years and decades that makes a significant impact. One way we can be more like Jesus is by being faithful in the work we do. Adrianna Manaugh joins the show to talk about the importance of staying and building trust in missions work. Adrianna works with Partners International, which brings missionaries and local ministries together...

Duration:00:21:33

How to Put Hands and Feet on the Good News, with Adrianna Manaugh – EM274

12/11/2019
Even in missions work, people may leave if they're not seeing quick results, creating new difficulties. As Adrianna Manaugh shares, it's often faithfulness over years and decades that makes a significant impact. https://engagingmissions.com/274

Duration:00:21:33

The Great Story: How Mission is for All People of God, with Ed Smither – EM273

11/27/2019
If we'll listen, we can learn a great deal from history. Listen to discover what God has done throughout the centuries and how we can all be involved. Learning about the history of missions can help us see what God is up to in the world today. Ed Smither comes to share about his new book, World Mission: A Concise Global History. This book shows how God has used many kinds of people to share the Good News of Jesus around the world. Ed is a professor and the Dean of Intercultural Studies and...

Duration:00:24:28

The Great Story: How Mission is for All People of God, with Ed Smither – EM273

11/27/2019
If we'll listen, we can learn a great deal from history. Listen to discover what God has done throughout the centuries and how we can all be involved.

Duration:00:24:28

TWR: Taking the Gospel Across the Airwaves and Into Digital Downloads, with Carol VanDyken – EM272

11/13/2019
Right now, people around the world are hearing about the Good News of Jesus through the radio and digital media. Carol VanDyken tells us about TWR – international Christian media ministry, an organization that spreads the Gospel through the airwaves. This group has partner offices in 190 countries around the world, broadcasting the Gospel in more than 230 languages. Carol has been involved in missions for many years. She and her family have lived in the Caribbean, Sri Lanka, South Africa,...

Duration:00:43:41

TWR: Taking the Gospel Across the Airwaves and Into Digital Downloads, with Carol VanDyken - EM272

11/13/2019
God's Word is powerful and accomplishes His will - if people can hear it. Discover how Carol and her family walked out their faith and what TWR is doing to make the Bible available to people all over the world.

Duration:00:43:39

This is the Way: Following God One Pedal at a Time, with Doug Search – EM271

10/30/2019
The Bible is God’s letter to all people, and it’s central in teaching us about who God is. Douglas Search joins the show to share about how he is working to get more Bibles in more hands across the world. Doug has travelled to places like Kenya, New Zealand, South Africa, and Ghana to bring Megavoice audio Bibles to people who don’t have one. For a few years, Doug worked at a Bible school in Jerusalem, and the story of how he got there is a testimony of God’s faithfulness. Over and over, he...

Duration:00:56:35

This is the Way: Following God One Pedal at a Time, with Doug Search – EM271

10/30/2019
With a passion for God's Word and a heart for people, what would you do? If your Doug Search, you'd ride your bicycle. Listen to discover what God's done in Doug's life and what he's doing now.

Duration:00:56:35

Seeing the Greater Vision: Overcoming Fear as a Missionary, with Briel Kjetland – EM270

10/16/2019
Becoming a missionary isn’t immediate - it’s a process that involves training, fundraising, and more. Listen as Briel Kjetland shares about God’s call, facing and overcoming fear, and where she is in that process.

Duration:00:33:51

Seeing the Greater Vision: Overcoming Fear as a Missionary, with Briel Kjetland – EM270

10/16/2019
For those interested in missions, it is important to remember that entering the mission field is a process. This week on Engaging Missions, Briel Kjetland shares about the work she’s doing to become a missionary associate. Since graduating from Trinity Christian, Briel has been planning and preparing for mission work. When she was in high school, Briel heard God’s call to be a missionary. She’s been to many different countries and recently completed an internship overseas. On the show, she...

Duration:00:33:52

When Offerings Have a Face: How to Love the Poor, with Keith Giles – EM269

10/2/2019
Think Christianity is boring? The call of Jesus is always more radical than we would like to think. Listen as Keith shares about the beauty and chaos that comes with house churches and motels.

Duration:00:48:37

When Offerings Have a Face: How to Love the Poor, with Keith Giles – EM269

10/2/2019
The call of Jesus is always more radical than we would like to think. One of His calls throughout the Gospels is to take care of the poor. Keith Giles felt God leading him to serve those in need by starting a house church that gave 100 percent of its offerings to them. For 11 years, Keith has been working in house churches. On this episode, Keith shares about the beauty and chaos that comes with house churches. He also talks about realizing full-time ministry can happen in motels and grocery...

Duration:00:48:38

The Power of God’s Word and an Audio Bible Voiced by Women, with Ann White – EM268

9/18/2019
The Bible is full of redemption stories but sometimes it's difficult to read or even hear them. Ann White of Courage for Life shares what God's done in her life and a project to create an audio Bible voiced by women.

Duration:00:39:23

The Power of God’s Word and an Audio Bible Voiced by Women, with Ann White – EM268

9/18/2019
When Jesus rose and returned to the Father, He left us the Holy Spirit and the Scriptures. For some people, hearing the Bible read in a woman’s voice is the best way for them to come and know Jesus. On this episode, Ann White joins to talk about her story and how she became interested in making a female audio Bible. Through processing her own trauma and working with incarcerated women, Ann found the need for people to hear the Bible in a woman’s voice. She shares about the importance of...

Duration:00:39:25