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Involvement in cross-cultural missionary service is demanding. The new missionary arriving on the field is immediately confronted by a new language, a new culture, a new climate, and new obstacles to Christianity, The tasks of coping with strange customs, adapting to a different climate, learning the language, getting acquainted with· the people, and fitting into the existing missionary program all at once result in a heavy burden on the new missionary.
Nelson, Margaret M., "Towards an Understanding of Taiwan: (Area Profiles and Annotated Bibliography) A Research Guide for New Missionaries" (1978). Western Evangelical Seminary Theses. 319.