Service

Cross-Cultural Communication

Contributor: Collier Berkshire | Length : 49 | File type : Audio

Ethnocentrism – A very unfamiliar word describing a very familiar problem and challenge. This problem/challenge becomes even greater as we consider reaching out across cultures from “inside” the re... Read More

The Missionary Adapts to a Foreign Culture

Contributor: Phil Yoder | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

Missionaries enthusiastically embrace the romantic adventure of experiencing a foreign culture. But many soon find themselves frustrated by an invisible wall that separates them from the people they d... Read More

Cross-Cultural Ministry in Urban America

Contributor: Reuben Petersheim | Length : 43 | File type : Audio

How can we effectively minister to those different from ourselves? How can we learn from the mass culture while not conforming to their ways? What are the important steps in understanding a culture? H... Read More

The Tragedy of a Wasted Life

Contributor: Dave Yoder | Length : 35 | File type : Audio

Life is too short to discover that your ladder was leaning on the wrong wall. Is the American dream, financial security, or that new truck all that it is cracked up to be? What legacy will I treasure ... Read More

God’s Glory in the Refugee Crisis in Lesvos Greece

Contributor: Emanuel Esh | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

In this session, we’ll watch the European refugee crisis unfold through the eyes of Isaiah 60. Surely this is one of the greatest opportunities of the age to reach these difficult people groups. This... Read More

Longevity in Mission

Contributor: Leonard Mast | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

What are advantages of long-term ministry? What is the mentality needed to continue effectively? What is often behind great-sounding excuses to quit? What are causes of burnout? Should there be a diff... Read More

Serving behind the Scenes

Contributor: Phil Hershberger | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

How do I find fulfillment and purpose in menial tasks? How can we serve Christ by serving others? This sessions takes a look at the big picture to motivate behind-the-scenes services. 

Seeking to Excel in Service

Contributor: Howard Bean | Length : 42 | File type : Audio

Why should we seek to excel (1 Corinthians 14:12)? How can youth excel in the local congregation in such areas of service as song leading, giving encouragement, committees, ushering, singing for the e... Read More

Keeping the Family the Number One Ministry

Contributor: Clayton Shenk | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

All who are involved in ministry know that there is a never ending list of people wanting our time - including our family.  We will explore the basis for the family to be held as our first priorit... Read More

The Foreigner among Us

Contributor: Henry Blank | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

We are seeing unprecedented migrations of people in our world today, and this trend is likely to continue. How is this impacting our local communities? The politicians have had a lot to say on the sub... Read More