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What is the Average Missionary Salary?

Most people don’t have the courage to ask a missionary this directly, but it is a question that many have.  Also, many missionaries don’t know how to answer it! According to Simply Hired, the average salary for a job including “missionary” is $69,000 (!).  If you limit it to “Christian missionary,” then it drops to […]

Money for Missionaries: Sell Your Stuff.

(This is part of a series introducing the new personal finance guide for missionaries: Money for Missionaries: A Personal Finance Primer for Missionaries, aka M4M, now available from Amazon.) As a missionary, once you’ve got your support raised, most of you will be relocating your family overseas. Inevitably, you can’t (and won’t want to) take […]

Money for Missionaries: Best Credit Cards for Missionaries.

(This is part of a series introducing the new personal finance guide for missionaries: Money for Missionaries: A Personal Finance Primer for Missionaries, aka M4M, now available from Amazon.) Why would you want a credit card?! I know some of you are having a heart attack because I am suggesting that Christian missionaries should have […]

Money for Missionaries: Why focus on Personal Finance for Missionaries?

The tagline of BFFM reads: Raising Missions Support for Long Term Financial Peace. But doesn’t the Lord himself provide financial peace? Yes, God does.  At the same time, God uses means to provide for his people and his work. We at BFFM are now happy to announce an upcoming series on personal finance for missionaries. […]