Kara Barkman knew culture stress was on its way, but a little surprise made it that much harder to handle.
New believers, new babies, new opportunities to share the love of Jesus. And Taiwan teas.
Comforts like air conditioning and uncensored internet access can also be great reminders to pray for missionaries and the unreached.
Through the MK Harbor program, volunteer ‘cultural coaches’ support MKs as they deal with grief, navigate their new surroundings and need a listening ear.
Great advice for college-age MKs: Come with an open attitude and be a student of culture, just like you would anywhere else.
On the Global Missions Podcast, two adult MKs share what they’ve learned from decades of working with families engaged in global service.