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Articles on short-term mission

Avoiding the pitfalls
Instead of losing heart, let’s recognise the dangers of short-term mission and focus on how we can avoid them
Young women at the Mahalir Aran Trust
How can short-term mission trips form part of a church’s long-term vision? We hear from All Souls Church and Mahalir Aran Trust about their partnership.
Short-term mission should first and foremost be a heartfelt response to Jesus' command to work in His harvest field
Mission DNA
Four ideas to transform your church in the way you approach short-term mission
Lucy Sawyer is a clinical psychologist and Crosslinks mission partner working with children and families in and around Heideveld in the Cape Flats, Cape Town
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Can we say that the purpose of a short-term mission is to teach us to be grateful for what we've got?
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A satirical take on the issue of 'poverty tourism'
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Can we say that if any good comes of it, even if it’s just for one person, then it’s all good?
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Can we say that the purpose of a short-term mission is to change the heart, life, perspective or values of the person going and isn’t really about the ones being served?