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Why we’re here…

The overall number of long-term missionaries sent from the United States has been steadily decreasing, to the point where numbers are the lowest they have been in the past twenty years. The Center for Missionary Mobilization and Retention hopes to reverse this decline.


The Center for Missionary Mobilization and Retention aims to resource the Christian community to increase and retain the number of long-term missionaries sent from the U.S. 


The Center for Missionary Mobilization and Retention is a collaborative initiative of the following organizations:

 
 

research question of the month

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What influences one’s decision to serve as a long-term missionary?

The Short List:

  • Prayer

  • Bible Study

  • Current missionaries

  • Parents

  • Short-term mission trips

    To find out more about what influences one’s decision to serve as a long-term missionary, check out our missionary mobilization articles.