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The Tentmaker and Truthfulness

By Ruth E Seimens It would have surprised everyone to find that the actor and comedian W. C. Fields was interested in religion! When a surprised friend caught him reading the Bible, he said, “Well, I am looking for loopholes–and there do not seem to be any.” A few mission leaders today are searching the…

The Divorced Christian

By Ruth E Siemens A veteran mission administrator says his agency receives at least one application a week from Christians who have been divorced! He says some apply because they find no ministry position in the church or its institutions at home. It can be even more difficult to get into a mission agency. If…

How To Fish Out Seekers (condensed)

Condensed Version By Ruth E Siemens Fishing evangelism gives me joy! But I remember how I used to struggle. Most Christian workers struggle with evangelism and so rarely do it. Even many missionaries minister mainly to other believers. Before going abroad, Christians need to ask themselves, “How is God using me now in evangelism in…

Tentmaking and the Global Job Market

By Ruth Siemens Marketable skills are golden keys that open the world’s locked doors to the gospel! About 80% of earth’s people live under governments that restrict the entry of foreign religious workers. Although regular missionaries cannot obtain visas, tentmakers with needed skills are welcomed. We will consider the job market geographically in our rapidly…

Inductive Bible Study

The Tentmaker and Inductive Bible Study What do we mean by “inductive”? The term is now loosely applied to most question-oriented Bible studies, but most of these studies are not truly inductive. Many questions only test if the users can read. A truly inductive study asks thought-producing questions that help participants discover details in a…

Starting A Business Abroad

Are you an entrepreneur? Do you have experience in starting or managing a business of any size? Do you have a heart for ministry in the workplace? Why not start a business abroad for Jesus Christ? The Christian entrepreneur is a model for national Christian businessmen and can influence business ethics. Not only does he…