May 1, 2015

When God asks you to be a nurse abroad

By juliemasson

Last week we had the privilege of traveling to Memphis, TN to participate in the Missional Marketplace Summit at Germantown Baptist Church.  This event was an opportunity for people in the marketplace to come discuss and learn how God can use them to share the Gospel as they work in their jobs, using their natural giftings and abilities.

Of course, we are passionate about equipping, training and connecting these talented marketplace professionals to take their careers abroad…

February 6, 2015

3 reasons you don't want to miss LAUNCH in Richmond, March 8-13

By marmot1701

Let's be honest. For many of us, the idea of taking our job to another country is both exciting and intimidating -- especially intimidating. Assuming you're not daunted by the prospect of an international job search (which scares the fool out of me!), there are plenty of other pitfalls to navigate: visa issues, language, culture shock, family transition, children's education... the list goes on. Now, add sharing your faith with a Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim or atheist to that list and you might feel like you're drowning. With so many unknowns, where do you even start? I've got some…

January 16, 2015

RDU meet-up helps prep neuroscience student to take Ph.D. overseas

By Guest Blogger

“As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.” — Proverbs 27:17 Solomon’s timeless wisdom in Proverbs drew marketplace professionals from across North Carolina’s Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area Thursday (Jan. 15) for the latest Skybridge Meet-up. (Learn more about upcoming SKB meet-ups.) Some, like engineer Walt Tucker, were seasoned marketplace veterans. Others are just beginning to…