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Mar 9, 2015

Accessing Kindle Notes and Highlights for Teaching Material

Do you need to get information out of a book and into your notes for teaching a class or preaching? If you are using the Kindle platform, it is possible to pull material from a book into your word processor. Let me show you how.

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Streaming Video School While Traveling
Jun 16, 2012

Streaming Video School While Traveling

Considering streaming video school while traveling on deputation or furlough? This article explores some of the options and suggests things to consider in your quest to educate your children while on the road.

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VoIP for Missionaries – Comparison Shopping
Sep 8, 2011

VoIP for Missionaries – Comparison Shopping

Needing help to choose a Voice Over IP (VoIP) service? This guest post by Missionary Shane Rice will help you learn about the different features of five of the most popular VoIP providers.

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Temporary Cell Phone Options for Missionaries
Jul 24, 2011

Temporary Cell Phone Options for Missionaries

Finding a temporary cell phone option when visiting the US is sometimes complicated and scary. Avoid getting locked into a contract for a cell phone that you will only use a few weeks or months. Here are some suggestions to help you get started.

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Should You Record to Your Computer or Voice Recorder?
Jun 22, 2011

Should You Record to Your Computer or Voice Recorder?

Looking for advice for recording your church services or radio messages? I gave one friend the wrong advice. See what my mistake was and how you can avoid making the same one in your own situation.

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View Your Kindle Notes on Your Computer
May 26, 2011

View Your Kindle Notes on Your Computer

Do you need to access the notes you create in your Kindle books for manipulation on your computer? Here are 3 different ways to retrieve and use the notes which are stored on your Amazon Kindle reader or in the Kindle app for the computer.

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Cheap Digital Voice Recorders You May Already Own
Apr 4, 2011

Cheap Digital Voice Recorders You May Already Own

Can’t afford $300 for a digital voice recorder? You can still get good recordings with a device you may already own. To get started grabbing sound files of your ministry you may not need to spend anything, but even a decent recorder may only cost you $25.

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Digital Voice Recorders For Field Use
Mar 18, 2011

Digital Voice Recorders For Field Use

Missionaries would like to capture high-quality audio recordings on the field. It is unlikely they will have the nice sound equipment on the field that most churches back home enjoy. However, here are recommendations for buying the right digital voice recorder to fit their needs.

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Call Home Cheaply While Traveling Abroad
Sep 22, 2010

Call Home Cheaply While Traveling Abroad

Needing to call home while traveling internationally but don’t want to pay the rates that usually accompany international calls? Using Skype and a smartphone you can avoid the high prices.

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