Guy Benton serves youth workers in Cambodia, while his wife counsels those who have worked in anti-trafficking groups. They are part f the Society of Anglican Missionaries and Senders (SAMS).
As we talked, Guy shared about his ministry, life, and family, As he shared the adventure of climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro with other people from SAMS, he offers insight into life and how we were meant to journey through it together.
What we talked about
- [00:35] – Overview
- [01:00] – A question from a listener
- [02:46] – Introduction
- [04:33] – How God builds a family
- [06:21] – Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro
- [07:56] – Meaningful verse
- [09:12] – A season of challenge and God’s faithfulness
- [12:55] – Personal habits for spiritual growth
- [14:32] – Engaging Missions Leadership Moment
- [18:00] – What is SAMS ministry?
- [20:36] – What is your ministry?
- [24:37] – Learning to be culturally appropriate
- [27:49] – The purpose of climbing Kilimanjaro
- [33:14] – What to take away from the experience
- [38:10] – The marketplace matters
- [40:56] – The meaningful ways people engage
- [42:35] – Surrounded by the nations
- [46:53] – Internet and book resources
- [48:40] – Parting advice and contact info
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