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Short-term mission

Short-term mission is great. Sort of...

This year's briefing paper for ATOL Regulations.
Briefing paper for PTR - 2019 update
A presentation from the Global Connections' Short Term Mission Forum, October 2019
An article used at the Global Connections' Short Term Mission Forum, October 2019
A presentation from the Global Connections' Short Term Mission Forum, October 2019
Integral mission definition
A PDF version of the PowerPoint presented by Brian Boley from Christian Training.
PowerPoint presentation to the Global Connections Short-Term Mission Forum event, Oct 2015
A group of 12 from Above Bar Church in Southampton visited Spain to work alongside other short-termers supporting a European Christian Mission church plant.
Hannah James reflects on a life-changing year in Kolkata with BMS
Rick and Andrea Posters explain how their skills were adapted and used in support of SAT-7’s unique ministry of ‘making God’s love visible to those in the Middle East and North Africa’.
The 2013-14 student team reflect on their year at Riverside Performing Arts
Avoiding the pitfalls
Instead of losing heart, let’s recognise the dangers of short-term mission and focus on how we can avoid them
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
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.
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
Re-entry
A booklet to help those returning from short-term mission
Blog
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?
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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?
Paper presented to the Global Connections Short-Term Mission Forum event, Oct 2011
Powerpoint presentation to the Global Connections Short-Term Mission Forum event, Oct 2010
Paper produced from the Global Connections Short-Term Mission Forum, 2008
Handbook prepared for Global Connections Short-Term Mission Forum, 2004
For churches and agencies facilitating short-term mission trips in the UK and worldwide