With over 300,000 copies in print, "e;When Helping Hurts"e;is a paradigm-forming contemporary classic on the subject of poverty alleviation. This stand-alone resource applies the principles ofthat bookspecifically to short term missions.
"e;Helping Without Hurting: Short Term Missions"e; "e;Leader s Guide"e; is aimed at the preparation and debriefing of short-term missionaries. Accompanying "e;Helping Without Hurting: Short Term Missions Participants Guide,"e; it is an ideal resource for church leaders, missions pastors, and youth pastors who make short-term missions planning decisions and desire to prevent inadvertent harm as they enter materially poor communities.
With direction fordesigning STMs well in light of the principles of "e;When Helping Hurt,"e; "e;"e;practical examples from short-term trips to illustrate those principles, and suggested resources for further learning and implimentatin, this guide is an all-in-one manual for leaders. Plus, it shows the content of the participant s guide with annotation and teaching notes to guide leaders as they facilitate sessions with participants."e;