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  • UPDATE! Daily Connexions are now found on Scoop.it! by MAC Global Nov 21, 2013
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  • DIASPORA: Report ~ Scripture Tool ~ International Students by MAC Global Jan 29, 2013
    REPORT: People and Their Religions on the Move (Lausanne.org) See page 16SCRIPTURE TOOL: God's Heart for Foreigners (Global Frontier Missions) Scripture passages from Genesis to Revelation and eight questions to ask as your read them. INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: Saudi Students Flood U.S. Colleges for English Lessons (USA Today) Pray that this strategic door of opportunity is greatly recognized and ...
  • LEADERSHIP: Welcome to the Digitorial Era by MAC Global Jan 28, 2013
    http://www.missionexus.org/vlog/The following is an introduction to this month's Learning @ the Speed of Life from Missio Nexus: "Steve Moore ... says, Welcome to the Digitoral Era. You have more in common with Martin Luther than you ever imagined in that you are living during a major transition from one era of communication to another. All this has powerful implications for how leaders gain in...
  • BIBLE TRANSLATION: Wycliffe Bible Translators Moves Past 'Divine Familial' Controversy; Waits for Review (Pt. 1) by MAC Global Jan 24, 2013
    http://www.christianpost.com/news/wycliffe-bible-translators-move-past-divine-familial-controversy-wait-for-review-pt-1-88655/The following extract introduces the first installment of a series on Bible translation. We also are including a link to part 2.  "Editor's Note:  This is the first part of a series examining different aspects of Bible translation, inspired by the recent contro...
  • A CALL TO UNITED PRAYER: Transform World Prayer Summit ~ Vision 2020 by MAC Global Jan 23, 2013
    http://transformworld2020.com.s96484.gridserver.com/It's with a keen interest and a prayerful heart that we are posting today's link in bringing attention to Transform World's partnership with the International House of Prayer in Kansas City in calling forth the formation of at least 100,000 prayer gatherings around the world. Their announcement on the web declares, "The Goal: Millions of inte...
  • DIASPORA: Refugee News Headlines by MAC Global Jan 22, 2013
    http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs144/1102651038323/archive/1112186824602.htmlThe International Association for Refugees (IAFR) provides periodic news updates on the migration, status and plight of refugees. The listing below is from their January 18th news posting.Fear that 400,000 people will flee Mali soon Refugee Story: From Somalia to Malta to Minnesota Bomb kills 2 in the wor...
  • DIASPORA: Webinar on Diaspora Missions by MAC Global Jan 19, 2013
    http://www.missionexus.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Baxter-Flyer.pdfHere's a great opportunity for mission agencies as well as churches to learn more about missions to and through Diaspora peoples, locally and globally, from Dr. John Baxter, International Catalyst for Lausanne's Global Diaspora Network. The webinar will focus on: Distinct missiological characteristics of diaspora mission...
  • ORALITY & STORYING: Important Points to Remember when Storytelling by MAC Global Jan 17, 2013
    http://www.internationaloralitynetwork.org/workspace/resources/docs/J.O.%20Terry_2%20OJ082012v1n1.pdfThe inaugural edition of the Orality Journal, is available online. We've chosen one particular article to highlight because of the excellent insights it offers from someone who discovered the great value of storying in the late 80's - J.O. Terry. We'll introduce the article (which begins on page...
  • FOR MISSIONARIES: Everyday Language Learning Blog by MAC Global Jan 16, 2013
    http://www.everydaylanguagelearner.comWe just discovered this great language-learning blog by Aaron G. Myers. After rummaging through it's various sections and reading a few postings, missionaries and language learners will find Aaron's blog and creative writing style a great place to explore the insights and learning methods that have encouraged and accelerated his own language learning journe...
  • PARTNERSHIP: Are Real Partnerships in Global Missions Possible? by MAC Global Jan 14, 2013
    http://www.outreachmagazine.com/features/5098-are-real-partnerships-in-global-missions-possible.htmlEarlier this month we highlighted Paul Borthwick's new book, Western Christians in Global Mission: What’s the Role of the North American Church? To help further encourage our readers to get a hold of this important book, we're including a recent article from Outreach Magazine with exce...