9/11: A Missiological Reflection

I still remember where I was and what I was doing on that morning 16 years ago today. As my co-workers and I gathered around a television to see what was going on, we watched with a mix of confusion and horror as the second tower of the World Trade Center crumbled to the ground. […]

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The Weekly Amen

The Weekly Amen is a list of articles, videos, and other resources that I’ve recognized as content we want to Amen. This content will come from various platforms and highlight various perspectives on topics that affect the Church’s collective witness and contributes to influencing our emphasis on the Great Commission here at the CGCS Hope […]

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Misperceptions on Missionaries, Part 1

REPOST(TOP 10 POST OF YEAR) #5 A missionary friend encouraged me to write a post about misperceptions about missionaries, so I did some research among missionaries. Here are some commonly believed misconceptions about the lives of missionaries that I found. “We are saints.” They’re not, they told me. They’re regular people answering God’s call to […]

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Christmas in China: 2014

  Over the past 13 years more than 2,200 students have spent their Christmas in China sharing the Gospel. In 2013 the Gospel was shared with 20,721 people and 261 followed Jesus! WHEN: December 20, 2014 – January 3, 2015 COST: $550 + airfare, visa, and insurance (if you register before August 1) REGISTRATION DEADLINE: […]

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Discouragement: The Hidden Reality of Life on the Field

  This post is provided by T Welch, a student at Southeastern. Check his blog, Adventures in Africa On Saturday, April 5th I hit a wall of discouragement. Wave upon wave of discouragement were crashing around me. As water crashes against the shore so discouragement was crashing against my soul. I wanted to curl up […]

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Pancakes, Waffles, & the World

  This post is provided by Scott Hildreth, the Director of the Center for Great Commission Studies. You can check out his blog here: The Sent Life. It is possible to obey the mandate given in the Matthew 28:19 by living intentionally where we are already going. However, fulfilling this vision requires leaving our places of comfort and […]

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