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How Can I Afford Petrol?

April 19th, 2015

A local pastor spent years pastoring a thriving, rural congregation in the Ukraine. Bicycles were common transportation for both the pastor and the members of the church.

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Jean Johnson
Jean Johnson
Missionary, Coach, & Executive Program Director

Jean Johnson joined the WMA team in 2011. With over 29 years of ministry experience, Jean serves as a missionary and coach as well as WMA’s Executive Program Director. She is the author of We Are Not the Hero: A Missionary’s Guide to Sharing Christ, Not a Culture of Dependency. Jean holds a B.A. in cross-cultural communications from North Central University,…

Dr. Valerie Arguello
Dr. Valerie Arguello
Operational Executive Director & Leadership Coach

Dr. Valerie Arguello joined the WMA team in 2012 as the Operational Executive Director. Valerie’s professional career spans over 20 years and encompasses a range of experience, including ministry service as a youth and college pastor, university campus pastor, small group pastor, college basketball team chaplain, leader of numerous short-term mission trips, and a missionary associate to Cambodia. Valerie’s corporate career includes…

Dan Carl
Dan Carl
Coach Affiliate, Co-Founder of International Living Stone Ministries

Dan and Liz Carl are co-founders of International Living Stone Ministries. Currently, Dan and Liz, along with their teenage son Joey, live and work as a full time missionaries in Haiti, where they have ministered since 2002. Along with work through Living Stone Ministries, Dan and Liz serve as coach affiliates with WMA to inspire a movement towards local, sustainable ministry…

Dr. Jim Harries
Dr. Jim Harries
Chairman of Alliance for Vulnerable Mission

Dr. Jim Harries is Chairman and Founder of the Alliance for Vulnerable Mission and renowned author, speaker, and missionary to East Africa. Vulnerable Mission seeks to encourage wider use of mission and development strategies that depend on locally available resources and local languages. These strategies are “vulnerable” in the sense that they do not have fringe benefits built into them, deliberately…

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Spring Into Summer Challenge

March 21, 2015 | All Day Event
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Jun

New Narrative for Short-Term Missions

June 12, 2015 | All Day Event
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Chick-Fil-A Spirit Week Fundraiser

September 28, 2015 | All Day Event
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Resources

We Are Not the Hero
We Are Not The Hero: A Missionary’…

By Jean Johnson

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Exploring the Relationship Between Learn…

By Dr. Valerie Arguello

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Roots & Remedies
Roots and Remedies of the Dependency Syn…

By Dr. Robert Reese

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When Charity Destroys Dignity
When Charity Destroys Dignity: Overcomin…

By Glenn Schwartz

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Polemic Missiology for the 21st Century (cropped)
Polemic Missiology for the 21st Century:…

By Dr. Christopher Little

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Who Needs a Missionary?
Who Needs A Missionary?: How The Gospel…

By Dr. Robert Reese

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Mission in the Way of Paul
Mission in the Way of Paul: Biblical Mis…

By Dr. Christopher Little

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