The long goodbye

The long goodbye

The missionary journey begins long before you step on a plane. Joel and Kara Barkman heard God’s call and responded. They signed on with SEND, raised support, went through training — and now they’re gone. But they’re taking us with them. For the next year, Joel and...
Photo contest winners!

Photo contest winners!

For our first-ever photo contest, we asked the SEND community to share their favorite images from 2016. These 13 images — and the stories behind them — show the diversity of the missionary experience. Cherry blossoms in Japan remind a missionary kid of home. A lone...