First Term Survival Guide - Free pdf below or click here to order hard copies from ABWE Books and More. Transitioning to your new culture, location, and people group takes time and perseverance. This resource is the result of hundreds of hours of research and analysis done by ABWE and over 150 first term missionaries.

Included in this guide are such topics as... The 5 Stages of Transition to a new culture...The Top 10 Contributing Factors to Attrition...The Top 10 Contributing Factors to Long Term Ministry...Advice from the Veterans addressing key factors for transition...Suggested Bible Studies for missionaries in transition