Too Much Member Care—Can There Be Such a Thing?

by Craig Thompson on June 28, 2019

It’s a question I’m reluctant to ask, because I’m a strong proponent of more effort and resources devoted to caring for cross-cultural workers. But here it is: Can there be too much member care? To help with the answer, I’ll dip once more into the deep well of data from ReMAP and ReMAP II, studies […]


You’ve probably heard it many times. Simply put: The number-one reason missionaries leave the field is because of problems with coworkers. The trouble is, it’s not that simple. First of all, the best source I can find for this, or something close to it, is the in-depth study ReMAP (the Reducing Missionary Attrition Project), conducted by […]