Missionary Minded

The Emotions of Fundraising

I was in Michigan coaching a gifted missionary couple, and it wasn’t going well. During a long and frustrating discussion on fundraising at their kitchen table, the husband blurted out... [read more]

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Ask the Experts: U.S. Taxes and Missionaries

Did you know that serving in another country does not exempt you from U.S. tax responsibilities? Missionaries living overseas who are... [read more]

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Exchanging Money: Compare Costs While Traveling

It’s only money! And while it can’t buy happiness, it sure is nice to have access to the currency you need when you’re traveling. When you go from one country to another, you’re going to pay a little of... [read more]

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What Does a Ministry-Fueling Alliance Look Like?

When you say that ECCU is actually an alliance of people and organizations committed to fueling Christ-centered ministry worldwide—people sometimes wonder what that looks like. [read more]

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Preventing Identity Theft

We hear about it all the time but it’s easy to think that identity theft happens to other people, until you become one of the other people. Then the nightmare begins. One source estimates that 10 percent of Americans have had their identities stolen, costing them an average of $5,000 and requiring over 300 hours to recover from the theft. Add the... [read more]

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Traveling with Money

So, you’re off on another trip abroad. You’ve probably planned for some time, but let’s pause to talk about an important travel topic—money. As a fellow missionary traveler, I’ve learned answers to some questions that may help. How much money will I need? This is best... [read more]

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