List of Human Trafficking Resources – Canada & Beyond

I had a website on the topic of human trafficking specific to Canada, but have since closed it. Here is the resource list I had for your perusal. If you have additions please leave a comment. Canada National Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking RCMP: Human...
Rowling on Voluntourism. Ro on Short Term Missions

Rowling on Voluntourism. Ro on Short Term Missions

Saturdays now feature short vignettes of ideas. _______________________________________________ JK Rowling recent tweeted about the dangers of voluntourism. If you’re unfamiliar with the concept, rich (usually) white (usually) women travel to far away...
Does Justice Count if the Gospel isn’t Preached?

Does Justice Count if the Gospel isn’t Preached?

If a tree falls in a forest does it make a sound? If a church isn’t present, does justice happen? There’s this notion that social justice is good, but real justice only happens when Jesus is preached. Or to put it in the words of John Piper, and I...

The Irony of Western Missionaries

It’s ironic, almost sad, that the bulk of international mission still comes out of rich part of the world. The West continues to send resources to the rest of the world in an attempt to teach and ‘do’ leadership development. It’s ironic because...
Three Ways to Justify Short Term Missions Trips

Three Ways to Justify Short Term Missions Trips

One of the most popular posts on my blog is, “10 Questions to Ask Before Embarking on Short Term Mission Work”. I’ve put together this addition stemming from my experience as both a leader in the church and the NGO sector. I think it’s a good...