Articles (updated 1/1/21)

The following articles address issues related to missions, especially short-term missions.  Check back regularly for updates.

Rethinking the Language of Short-Term Missions
By Amy Peterson
What your student won’t learn on mission trips
Five Reasons Your Short-Term Mission Trip Might Do More Harm Than Good
Daniel Threlfall
The Problem(s) With Mission Trips
Things No One Tells You About Going on Short-Term Mission Trips
By Michelle Acker-Perez
Missionary Tourism
By Libby Anne
Are Short-Term Mission Trips a Waste of Time and Money?
By Greg Stier
Why You Should Consider Canceling Your Short-Term Mission Trips
By Darren Carlson
Short Term Missions: Are They Worth the Cost?
Why I Hate Short-Term Missions Trips
By Jennifer Miller
Rethinking the $3,000 Missions Trip
By Doug Bannister
Short Term Missions: Missionary Work or Religious Tourism?