Andrew is hosting some very interesting discussion about an article in The Washington Post questioning the value of short term mission trips.  This is a hot topic for me, given that I’m setting off for Peru in a few days, and his post has given me lots to think about.  I’ve got a lot of hopes for the trip.

I hope we will be useful to the Tearfund partner we go to work with. I hope we get something done for them that leaves a lasting impression.  But I recognise that if this was the only…