I’ve spent some time working with missionaries and pastors across seas. Some of these missionaries and pastors were local, but many were American. I’ve learned a lot from them, both of what to do and what not to do. There are some awesome American missionaries who are preaching the Gospel and and working hard to represent Jesus well and make this world a better place. On the flip side, there are well meaning American missionaries who are working hard to make this world a terrible place (probably not on purpose). No missionary wants to have their “Americanism” influence other cultures in a negative way, but sometimes they can’t help it!
No matter if your missionaries are doing a great job or a terrible job, here are 13 American Stereotypes that will help you understand them! [Read more…] about 13 American Stereotypes