Video – Why Go With a Mission Agency?
If you’re thinking about becoming a missionary, it may feel like you just need to get out there as quickly as possible. You can figure out what you need once you get there. Why you should partner with a mission agency when it could potentially slow you down?
Maybe you have heard stories or have nightmares about administrative fees, bureaucracy and requirements that may come with joining an agency. Is it worth it? If so, why?
The short answer: long-term momentum.
Watch our video to learn more.
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More about Mission Agencies
- 21 questions you can ask a mission agency. These questions will help you start to figure out which agency is for you.
- Hear how Pioneers-USA President Steve Richardson describes the personality of Pioneers. Learn about the culture and values that draw people to Pioneers.
- From AskaMissionary.com, read why many missionaries join agencies and, on the other hand, why some missionaries don’t. AskaMissionary.com also offers diverse perspectives on how to choose an agency and other questions to explore.
Not ready to talk to agencies? Wondering what else you need to do? Take our Next Steps Quiz for suggestions.
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