Did you ever try to use the LAMP method to learn another language? One of the key points of this approach is that the learner takes on an attitude like Jesus — humble, servant-hearted, eager-to-hear, … maybe even a bit vulnerable. Brene’ Brown has a great TedTalk on this idea:

A few of her words are coarse, but the meaning is true. Maybe if we ALL learn the art of vulnerability, the world would see a different stereotype of Christian worker. If you have a few minutes to catch her TedTalk video (or read the transcript at


would you take a moment to write your reaction/response to this idea? … that we sanction the feeling of vulnerability as a “standard approach” in missions??? What would you think of that idea??? Just click “Comment” after the app or web version of this item. And thanks in advance for your help!!!