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Short-term missions are not enough

Short-term missions are not enough

In developing strategy for each Converge church to send a long-term missionary by 2025, the role of short-term missions must be evaluated. You might infer from the article title that I believe there is little value in short-term missions.

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Reach One: I knew I was a failure

Reach One: I knew I was a failure

My name is Shane, and I was born in Bangkok, Thailand. My mother is a government official and my father, a lawyer. My family seemed like any other on the outside, but inside it was not. My dad is an alcoholic. He always used to fight with my mom...

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Send One: You never know your impact

Send One: You never know your impact

“Sounds like a great time to go to the mission field.” This timely challenge from mission-minded friends resulted in my family and I arriving in Thailand in May 2001 to serve for a year at Peace Fellowship Church and Santisuk English School....

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Converge responds: Reformation Day

Converge responds: Reformation Day

Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we boast in the hope of the glory of God. Romans...

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Are you a missionary in the making?

When I was 26, thanks to my parents’ generosity from an inheritance they received from Grandma, I collected the first stamp in my new U.S. passport.

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Converge churches working together in wake of hurricane

“We are…rooted, reaching, better together.”

With one simple click, a visitor to the Converge web page can find these words used to describe its mission. Rooted in the gospel. Reaching locally and globally. Improving as it moves forward....

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Converge 21 Days of Prayer

21 Days of Prayer

Then he said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.” Matthew 9:37-38

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Converge Responds: Las Vegas

Monday morning I made the long drive from Arizona to California to join our team at the Exponential West Church Planting Conference. Converge exists to help people meet, know and follow Jesus by starting and strengthening churches together...

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Here, near & far

Here, Near & Far

“I don’t know why you’re traveling all over the world when there’s so much to do right here!” an exasperated friend expressed to me with strong emotion. I’ve heard similar statements from pastors: “When we get things fixed here, we can think of...

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Our Next 10 Years

At the conclusion of a long season of ministry, Jesus walks with his disciples near Caesarea Philippi. Over the past couple of years these disciples, personally chosen by Jesus to be with him and trained by him, had witnessed many remarkable...

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