30 DAYS OF PRAYER FOR SHIFT

When Ezra returned with those who had been in exile, he proclaimed a fast in order to seek direction from the Lord.  Then I proclaimed a fast there at the river of Ahava, that we might humble ourselves before our God, to seek from Him the right way for us and our little ones and all our possessions. […]

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WATCHING GOD WATCH YOU: Observations on being observed

When your airplane clears the runway and rises, banking on its way out of the restricted airspace of the airport, you can look out your window and see the buildings and cars and streets shrink in size. Homes become dollhouses, skyscrapers become little towers, highways become ribbons of gray, and cars become dots crawling on […]

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RIDDING YOUR LIFE OF PIRATES THAT PLAGUE YOU

(Moving from Worrier to Warrior)   I am writing today to those who have been plagued for most of their lives by worries and fears. Some worries are obvious to others (such as germaphobia or a fear of flying), while others may plague the secret places of the mind (e.g., concerns about falling into poverty […]

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Africa Staff Conference Update

During the week of March 18, 2019, nineteen World Partners field staff serving throughout Africa joined the World Partners directors—Rick Dugan, Dave Mann, and Tami Swymeler—in Nairobi, Kenya, for a regional staff conference. The conference provided an opportunity for the group to learn about one another’s ministries and to discuss the various ways that disciples […]

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LIVING EXPECTANTLY

God has a way of working in unexpected ways to accomplish His purposes. In ancient history, events like the parting of the Red Sea and the fall of Jericho rank high as God’s surprising work. In a few weeks, we will celebrate one of the world’s greatest surprises–the resurrection of Jesus. Even though Jesus had […]

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UNPLANNED – THE MOVIE

Unplanned is the inspiring true story of one woman’s journey of transformation. ​All Abby Johnson ever wanted to do was help women. As one of the youngest Planned Parenthood clinic directors in the nation, she was involved in upwards of 22,000 abortions and counseled countless women about their reproductive choices. Her passion surrounding a woman’s right […]

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Be on the lookout!

The World Partners 2018 Project Book will arrive in your mailboxes the week of March 20! This catalog has photos and descriptions of World Partners projects in many regions of the world that will make a significant difference in people’s lives. World Partners missionaries and national partners are able to facilitate and maintain these projects […]

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Short Term Team Leader Seminar

Short Term Team (STT) leaders play many roles: tour guide, spiritual leader, counselor, manager.  They can make or break the impact of a mission trip, but often they have little or no training before agreeing to lead.  Let’s be sure they get the preparation they need to lead well. Come learn the basics of leading […]

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MARCH MADNESS

Whether you follow basketball or not, “March Madness” dominates TV programming this month.  Fans flock to venues all across the country to watch their favorite teams vie for the national championship. Hotels and restaurants in cities hosting playoff games do a blockbuster business. Yet in the midst of all the excitement and celebrations, there is […]

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Short Term Team Leader Seminar

Short Term Team (STT) leaders play many roles: tour guide, spiritual leader, counselor, manager.  They can make or break the impact of a mission trip, but often they have little or no training before agreeing to lead.  Let’s be sure they get the preparation they need to lead well.   Come learn the basics of […]

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