Missionary Minded

Living Outside the U.S.? Don’t Take Banking for Granted

The to-do list for missionaries preparing to live abroad is long. Many items on the list are routine. But these days, banking isn’t one of them. Several laws passed in recent years have made some banks in the U.S. and abroad skittish about serving American citizens living outside the States. Some people have had difficulty opening accounts; others’ accounts have been closed. [read more]

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Joel Garcia Banks on ECCU to Fulfill Kingdom-Building Missionary Work

Joel is not only passionate about helping missionaries because that’s his job. He’s also a missionary who traveled to India in February 2015 to spread Kingdom-building messages to locals living in Dehradun, located in the northern part of India. [read more]

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When You Move, Choose Your Bank Carefully

ECCU is honored that over 4,000 missionaries trust us with their banking needs. [read more]

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Negative Feelings about Fundraising Can Be Deceptive

Without a biblical perspective on fundraising, negative feelings can distort the way you think about raising money. [read more]

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Home Assignment Is Not a Vacation. (But be sure you take a vacation!)

Technology that has made the world seem smaller, has also changed the way many missionaries do furloughs. [read more]

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Say this. Don’t say that. A Primer on Communicating with Your Support Team

You know it's important to stay in touch with your support team, but what should you communicate? [read more]

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