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Culture

Articles and information on how to enter into and interact with a new culture on your international mission trip.

The articles below are focused on helping you adjust to a new culture. This adjustment is usually called culture shock, and it's completely normal. However, preparing for culture shock ahead of time means that you will be able to spend less time in shock and more time engaging with the culture.

There are also some dos and don'ts when it comes to interacting with a new culture on your mission trip. Should you take a bunch of pictures of the kids? Should to mention that you don't like the food? Cultural sensitivity is important when it comes to issues like these. Check out the articles below to learn more!

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5 barriers to overcome when visiting a new country

5 barriers to overcome when visiting a new country

4 Snobby Things to Avoid on Your Mission Trip

4 Snobby Things to Avoid on Your Mission Trip