Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: A Theology of Travel

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Used with permission: https://morguefile.com/search/morguefile/2/plane/pop

When you embark on any kind of journey, the first step is to make travel plans. As someone who loves to travel, I always look forward to the thrill of “getting there.” Road trips. Boat excursions. Plane rides. Hey, even layovers can be fun (well, some of the time). Part of the adventure is, of course, the actual traveling.

Missions is no different. As you board a plane or load a van, you do so intentionally, with your heart set on your destination, knowing part of your journey is getting from here to there. There’s a theology to traveling. As we move from one place to another, we do so with our hearts and souls aligned.

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