Muslims and Christians Together at Summer Camp: It’s one of my favorite days of the term

We’re halfway through our 2 week session out here at KIVU, and yesterday is probably my favorite day.  Of course I love mountain biking, white water rafting, and fly fishing, but my absolute favorite is when we get our Muslim Campers and our Christian Campers together to talk about faith. I know for some of […]

The Conversation Turned Against Me When I said, “We Need to Re-Think Mission Trips”

It’s that time of year!  Many of my colleagues are gearing up for “Mission Trip Season.” For those of you who don’t know what that is, permit me a paragraph. Short Term Mission Trips for students started coming to fruition about 30 years ago.   The genesis of the trip was to take a youth […]