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Prove It! | by Tom Bassford

By |2019-07-11T23:15:26+00:00February 1st, 2019|Categories: Business Persons, Church Missions, Missional Communities, Partner, Philanthropy, ReThink Missions, ReThink Poverty, Sustainability|

The church in North America is losing ground in attendance, influence, credibility and virtually every other category that really matters.  It’s becoming increasingly apparent that, if the Church really wants to be the hope of the world, then it [...]

VIDEO – Church, Non-profits and the Poor Working Together by Cheryl Cuthbertson | Children of the Nations

By |2019-07-18T15:46:32+00:00November 18th, 2018|Categories: Business Persons, Church Missions, Dignity, Entrepreneurship, flourishing, Partner, ReThink Missions, SATtalk Video 2018, Sustainability|

WATCH THE VIDEO...   Over the last several decades, non-profits have played an increasing role advocating and providing services for the global poor and disenfranchised. The initial role of the Christian non-profit was to bring the church safely into a sustainable [...]

Getting Better at Doing Good

By |2019-07-11T23:15:29+00:00May 28th, 2018|Categories: Church Missions, Dignity, Entrepreneurship, flourishing, Missional Communities, Partner, PovertyCure Info, ReThink Missions, ReThink Poverty, Sustainability, Uncategorized, Work|

Getting Better at Doing Good | There’s a lot being written and said these days about the effectiveness of charitable work.  The wonderful and provocative 90-minute documentary by PovertyCure called, “Poverty, Inc.” makes a compelling case that fighting poverty has [...]

Millennials and Missions – Not Your Traditional Approach | Part 1

By |2019-07-11T23:15:30+00:00January 10th, 2018|Categories: Business Persons, Church Missions, Entrepreneurship, flourishing, Join the Conversation, Partner, ReThink Missions, SATtalk Video 2016, Sustainability, Work|

Millennials and Missions - Not Your Traditional Approach | Part 1... Justin Carney grew up on a small farm in southern Missouri.  In his early 20’s a missionary came to his church and talked about unreached people groups, gave [...]

Engaging Communities to Chart their own Future | by Grace Dyrness

By |2019-07-11T23:15:57+00:00October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Church Missions, Dignity, flourishing, Join the Conversation, Partner, Sustainability|

Editor's Note: You can hear Grace Dyrness present in person at the 2017 SATtalks, Oct. 19 & 20 in Kansas City.     When I was living in the Philippines and working on a Master’s degree in Urban Anthropology, I decided to [...]

I Was Measuring & Celebrating the Wrong Stuff | by Jeanette Thomas

By |2019-07-11T23:15:57+00:00October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Church Missions, Dignity, Join the Conversation, Partner, ReThink Missions, ReThink Poverty, SATtalk Video 2016, Sustainability|

He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?    (Micah 6:8) To do righteousness and justice [...]

To Alleviate Poverty, The Exit Strategy Matters | by Peter Greer

By |2016-12-18T15:54:32+00:00December 18th, 2016|Categories: Join the Conversation, Partner|

When we engage in employment-based solutions, the benefits of employment extend to future generations. Outside a small office in Trou-du-Nord, Haiti, I saw several boys with homemade kites. Using a plastic bag, some string, and a few sticks, these three [...]

The High Cost of a Positive Volunteer Experience | Panel Discussion

By |2019-07-18T15:00:52+00:00November 28th, 2014|Categories: Church Missions, Join the Conversation, Partner, SATtalk Video 2015, SATtalks 2015, Sustainability|

Panel discussions at SATtalks give us a chance to look into some of the big issues that touch on church missions and sustainability.  Sometimes we’re just talking about one of the “elephants in the room.” Sometimes we’re trying to bring [...]