Crisis management resources

Our movement, Youth With A Mission, celebrates 60 years of championing youth in missions in 2020. Over the years we have grown in understanding the importance of looking after our staff in the mission field. People have committed to specifically invest in this care and …

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Are We going to be ok?

By Sharyn Borodina The fact of the matter is, like it or not, the most devastating moments that this journey on planet earth brings our way can also be the moments when we understand who we are and who God is like never before.  Nobody …

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A Message of Hope

By Sharyn Borodina Wow, what a world we are living in today. While it’s true that we never know what tomorrow may bring, a worldwide pandemic was definitely not on my radar! It’s a unique moment to recognize that this experience, our own way of …

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Family Life during crises

By Kristiina and Markku Virkkila, Finland During lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, schools and daycare centers are closed and the whole family week schedule has to be reorganized. Parents are homeschooling their children with teachers’ help, entertaining their toddlers and also working online. Both …

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24 hours

By an anonymous colleague With your eyes still closed you try to reach out for the phone on the nightstand next to your bed. It’s only 5 am! Why would anyone ring at your door this early in the morning? While you sit on the …

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Are we prepared for this?

By René Houtman It is a strange feeling to write about the need to be prepared for violent situations as a Family in Missions as we are at this moment in the midst of a crisis (coronavirus) that is gripping the entire world. I don’t …

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