Tentmaker Integrity

A Christian tells friends and churches that he is going to Cambodia as a missionary and that he needs full financial support. However, Cambodia doesn’t grant missionary visas, so he gets a job teaching English as a second language. Since the job is very part-time and low-paying, it really doesn’t support him. But it allows…

Ethics

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 Scriptures for loopholes as they…

A Call For Integrity

by Michael Roemmele – Interserve (Being a concern that the Christian tentmaker be a fully integrated person in his own view and that of others, and that the tentmaking movement be understood in the context of renewal movements in the church worldwide) Preface There is a vast lack of understanding in the home churches which…