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January 2019

Missions Information at Urbana 18; Why counting churches is fundamental but not the whole deal; mission infobank; See You There!; People Groups of Ethiopia Website; Who's Who in Missions Information - Special Profile: Clement A. Hlama; Information from the Word

October 2018

Jim Haney: Congratulations to you upon your retirement; Saying “Good-bye” . . . Moi & Vicki Lopez; See You There!; Who's Who in Missions Information: Special Profile: Maximo Alvarez; Information from the Word (Mark 8:14-28)

July 2018

The LIRC8; Research, Beyond Demographics; Letter to Young Researchers; Metrics in Missions – A Summary of Best Practices; See You There!; Special Profile - Tena Stone; Information from the Word - Research-enabled Spiritual Eyes; This Bulletin is Now in Three Languages!

April 2018

The World, the Word, and Research; What exactly are we after?; Toward a Biblical Understanding of Finishing the Task; Missions Mapping E-mail Groups; PROGRESS.BIBLE Launches New Product: SNAPSHOT; Special Profile: Atola Longkumer; Information from the Word - 1 Samuel 2:26

January 2018

What is a Mission Information Worker? – part two!; Missions Research – a Philosophy of Ministry; Lausanne International Researchers' Conference!; See You There!; "Where are my keys?"; Global Missiology; Special Profile: Warren Lawrence; Information from the Word - Caleb and Joshua

October 2017

More Than Interesting: Thoughts on Research Reporting and Usage; What is happening in Brazil?; Registrations are now Open for the Lausanne International Researchers' Conference!; Special Profile: Felipe Fulanetto; Information from the Word - Col, 4:16

July 2017

Bridging the Research Gap; GMI's Knowledge Stewardship Grants; One Man's View of Money in Mission Information Work; The 8th Tri-Annual Lausanne Researchers International Conference; See You There; Special Profile: George Gumah; Information from the Word - 1 Cor 9:8-18

April 2017

A Letter to Young Researchers: Ask Good Questions; KRIM and Mission Research in Korea; A Closing Down and a Rebirth; cartoMission; What about those international students in my hometown?; Special Profile: Désiré Kajabika Bisimwa; Information from the Word - Pray for the Spirit's use of mission information

January 2017

You are the Data; Coming Soon!!! A Global Classroom on Research; A Frank Word about Languages; See you there; Special Profile: Jason Mandryk; Information from the Word - Wisdom from Proverbs

October 2016

Research in the Lausanne Movement; A Mission Information Worker's Conference; Letter to Young Researchers; Special Profile: Nelson Jennings; Information from the Word - Deut 29:29

July 2016

New Online Community Will Help Practitioners Focus on Increasing Impact; Research on the World's Missionaries and Mission Organisations; Letter to Young Researchers; Mission Information Workers Conference; Special Profile: Bill Morrison; Information from the Word - Phil 1:27

April 2016

An African Welcome!; Kingdom Values for Evaluation Research; Can You Help the North American Mission Handbook?; An Invitation; Special Profile: Michael Jaffarian; Information from the Word - Jonah 4

January 2016

Dirty Dishes and Definitions; About the Term "People Groups"; See you there; Save these Dates: August 23-25, 2016; Special Profile: Suraja Raman; Information from the Word - Genesis 1:5

October 2015

Letters to Young Researchers; Let's Keep Collaborating: A Report on Ethnê in India; See You There; Special Profile: John Stark; Information from the Word - 1 Samuel 11:5-7

July 2015

The 7th International Lausanne Researchers' Conference: Participant's Survey Report; Reflections on the Lausanne Researchers Conference; See You There; Special Profile: Gerry Gutiérrez; Information from the Word - Genesis 1

April 2015

Getting the Numbers Across; Research Country by Country?; Please pray for the 7th International Lausanne Researchers' Conference; Special Profile: Molly Wall; Information from the Word - Joshua 18

January 2015

Understanding the Resistance; Fruitful Practices Research Project; See you there; Special Profile: Justin Long; Information from the Word - Proverbs 8:22

October 2014

You are Not Alone; 7th International Lausanne Researchers' Conference; Eurasia Media and Distribution Consultation; Special Profile: Dr. Samuel Kebreab; Are you or your organization doing BAM?; Information from the Word - Luke 16:8

July 2014

Why the hostility?; Mapping the Diaspora with Facebook; Reference Data Digest; See you there; Special Profile: Kannan R.; Information from the Word - Proverbs 11:1

April 2014

Our Work is a Work of Prayer; Pray with us for Operation World; Green Shoots Springing Up; See you there; Special Profile: Isebel Spangenberg; Information from the Word - 1 Cor 14:15

January 2014

Who Is Your Green Shoot?; See you there; Special Profile: David Markham; Information from the Word - Luke 8:17

October 2013

What is a Mission Information Worker?; Shall we Dance?; See you there; Special Profile: Chris Maynard; Information from the Word - Matthew 9:13

July 2013

Does Mission Information = Research + Data + Media Content?; Now We All Know; Will we see you there?; Special Profile: Cliff Holland; Information from the Word - Matthew 5:37

April 2013

Three Things Every Mission Information Worker Should Pray About; Our fb Experiment; Special Profile: Peter Brierley; Information from the Word - John 12:49

January 2013

Do You Know Something We Don't Know? - Searching for Multi-National Research Efforts; What's Next?; Special Profile: Rajesh Tiwari; Information from the Word - Numbers 13:31

October 2012

See You There!; Holding you in our hearts...and in our database; This and That...; Information from the Word - Proverbs 27:17

July 2012

Beginning Our Second Year Together; Deep Wells, Hey Look! (a good source of information); A Vision for the Christian Social Graph; Special Profile: Adaobi Ruby Okoro; Information from the Word - Proverbs 27:17

April 2012

Passing the Microphone to You; Correspondence; Special Profile: Peter Vumisa; Information from the Word - Matthew 21: 23-25

January 2012

Rounding out our Vision; Our Developing Community; Special Profile: Anton Ponomarev; Information from the Word - Proverbs 8:30

October 2011

Our Community of Practice; An African Data Initiative; Special Profile: Bob Waymire; Information from the Word - Luke 1:1-4

July 2011

The Global Community of Information Workers, Who are We?; A Report on the Lausanne International Researchers Conference; Special Profile: Ronaldo Lidório; Information from the Word - Deuteronomy 29:4