Several good, long podcast interviews with United Methodist missionaries have recently been published and are worth a listen. With five interviews to choose from, these interviews could even be used as resources for an assignment asking students to compare and contrast what two or three of the interviews have to say about mission.
Jennifer Farmer interviews missionary Grace Musaka for UMW's Faith Talks series
Joe Iovino interviews missionary Belinda Forbes for the Get Your Spirit in Shape series
Joe Iovino interviews missionary David Makobo N’Shikala for the Get Your Spirit in Shape series
Joe Iovino interviews missionary Israel Painit for the Get Your Spirit in Shape series
Joe Iovino interviews missionaries Jean Claude Masuka Maleka and Francine Ilunga Mbanga Mufuk for the Get Your Spirit in Shape series
All podcasts can be listened to directly from the links above or downloaded through your podcast app of choice by searching for the name of the series. Each podcast is approximately 40-45 minutes long.