Episode 10: Don't drink the water (and 6 other ways to stay healthy on your mission trip)
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EPISODE 10: Don't drink the water (and 6 other ways to stay healthy on your mission trip) [June 2014]



In this episode we talk about 7 ways you can stay healthy on your mission trip. We also discuss current happenings in the world of missions and answer a listener's question about the difference between a third world country and a developing country.

Episode Notes:

>> The Huffington Post: The latest in Nigeria

>> The Guardian: South Korean missionary sentenced to life of hard labour by North Korea

>> Foreignpolicy.com: What's it like to do 'hard labor' in North Korea?

>> IMB.org: WorldView: New Americans

>> Mission Network News: Bible comics introduce islanders to the love of God

>> Don't drink the water (and 6 other ways to stay healthy on your mission trip):

    • Don't drink the water.
    • Don’t eat fruit or vegetables that don’t have peels.
    • Eat the spicy stuff. (Source: Cornell.edu, Source: About.com)
    • Bring snacks. (Tip from Connect Global)
    • Don’t eat if it’s iffy, only if it’s spiffy. (When in doubt, avoid the meat.)
    • Take note of the "fly count" (and other bugs).
    • Go with your gut feeling.

>> New Content:

>> Getting ready for your summer mission trip? Check out our mission trip gear kits.


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