Why Are You Following Jesus?

We were launching a new ministry project in Mongolia. During a board meeting we wrestled with the issue of why our TV ministry was limited only to a single city…

Real Teams, Real Goals, Real Transformation

When you are a missionary working in a foreign country the amount of materials and training resources you sometimes have can be a bit limited (minus the annual trip the…

Hindsight & Foresight

Now that I’m back into full swing in the office I want to provide some perspective about the effects of the Mongolian riots. During the four day Sate of Emergency…

Counting the Cost of Journalism

I’m between flights, sitting in a Mexican cafe in San Francisco with a little extra time to catch up on the aftermath of the riots back home in Mongolia. I…

Mongolia Election Violence

UPDATE (12:12AM ULAANBAATAR, MONGOLIA): PRESIDENT ENKHBAYAR HAS DECLARED A STATE OF EMERGENCY AND ORDERED THE SHUT DOWN OF ALL MEDIA EXCEPT STATE TV FOR FOUR DAYS. EARLIER: I haven’t gotten…

When Reality Beats Fiction

I heard another wonderful story from the Steppe-by-Steppe team last week. While ministering in a Soum center last summer they learned that the person occupying the hotel room next to…

Mongolian Integrity

Part of my grueling schedule of work, school, and Internet repair this week has been leading four days of strategy sessions with key members of our TV staff. We are…