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The Unreached Among Us:
Engaging Them

July 2014

by Adam, a CCN contributor who serves the unreached at his doorstep

If you’re like me, you have a burden for everyone to know the good news about Jesus. Maybe you’re not ready to move to a country where they eat bugs, but you’re willing to make some sacrifices to reach the lost in your own city.

Basic prerequisites | Overseas missionaries put distance between family and friends, give up comforts and move away. To a lesser extent, working cross-culturally in America requires similar sacrifices: You have to say “no” to many opportunities with people like you so that you have space to establish cross-cultural friendships. Keep reading.

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