1. When you finally get up the nerve to ask for directions in your new language, but you can’t remember the words for right and left.

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2. When you realize the inappropriate thing you accidentally said to that nice lady in the store.

 

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3. When your passport country does something embarrassing that makes the local news.

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4. The first time you fly overseas.

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5. The tenth time you fly overseas.

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6. How you hope your supporters react to your newsletters.

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7. When your national friends cook you amazing food.

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8. When you’re going over your sermon with a national partner.

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9. When someone offers you their frequent flyer miles so you can visit your family.

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10. When one of your friends decides to follow Jesus!

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