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When Life is Mission

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Marketplace & Development Enterprises relies on a thriving volunteer network. Business and ministry mentors come alongside our members and bring their experience, expertise, and hearts—a lifetime of faithfully serving the Lord and making disciples—into every interaction. Patricia is one of… Read More »When Life is Mission

Leveling the Playing Field

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Many mission agencies have a goal of equipping the national believers for the work of the ministry. They accomplish this by teaching lay believers, casting a vision, modeling ministry and passing the baton. The assumption is that when the national… Read More »Leveling the Playing Field

Where We’ve Been in 2021

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2021 was quite a year! For one thing, we could travel again. In January, our members who had been stateside were allowed to return to their locations in unreached communities. Some members remained overseas and lived through quarantines and political… Read More »Where We’ve Been in 2021

Incarnational Lifestyle

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“And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.” John 1:14 (ESV) Without the incarnation of Christ, we could not… Read More »Incarnational Lifestyle

An Unexpected Gift

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Lilly* and her husband serve in South Asia, where her husband runs an IT business. MDE has the privilege of serving and supporting them as they make money and make disciples. Our family moved to South Asia in late January… Read More »An Unexpected Gift

Help for the Vulnerable

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Ryan serves in Romania. He is the founder of AgencyBoon and a member of MDE since 2018. “The model of doing business to fund yourself on the mission field is not a biblical model.” This is what I was told… Read More »Help for the Vulnerable

Our Forum for Witness

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Marcus O’Malley, is Director of Disciple-Making Employees for Marketplace and Development Enterprises. His testimony illustrates how the marketplace can be a powerful forum for witness.  JESUS IN THE MARKETPLACE I was raised a cultural Catholic. I remember choosing to attend… Read More »Our Forum for Witness