You’ve made the leap and said yes to serving God cross-culturally. You’re anticipating your big adventure and prepared to serve whatever the cost. But now the questions and practicalities flood in: How do I make friends quickly? How will I fit into the new culture? Do I have anything of value to offer? (And what if I don’t like the food?) Amy Young, viral communicator and veteran of eighteen years in China, guides you through the maze of your first year on the field in her book Getting Started: Making the Most of Your First Year in Cross-Cultural Service. With storytelling and research, she offers encouragement, practical tips, and plenty of humor to help you navigate the unexpected cultural, emotional, interpersonal, and spiritual aspects you’ll face. To purchase, click here: