Helping Others Thrive

As strange as current times appear, and whatever tomorrow may bring—whether a prolonged replay of the coronavirus, heat-induced superstorms, droughts, earthquakes, volcanoes, killer bees, hate-and-fear-induced riots, or simply stupid political stunts designed to gain...

Partner Architects

“Buildings preach,” says architect Ross Lackey. He believes that intentional architectural design can effectively promote everything from community values to religion. After he and his family stepped into training and missions at YWAM Lakeside Montana in the fall of...

A Reason to Hope

“I sure miss you!” Canceling travel plans to come alongside and encourage co-workers in YWAM locations around the world; postponing weddings here at home; delaying celebrations of close friends recently passed into Heaven; avoiding those currently too sick to be seen...

Leadership 13: When Expertise Meets Energy

MBI’s newest ministry, Leadership 13 (L13) came into existence in 2010 when colleagues Ron Brewster and Dawn Masucci and I felt compelled to combine our years of leadership experience and expertise into a concerted effort to respond to a cry for help from a number of...

Going the Extra Mile

At MBI, we serve in our roles because we love missions. For staffer Craig Blair, this means going the extra mile and connecting the local church with a nation close to his heart: Russia. Here is just one of Craig’s stories about how volunteers help change lives: “In...