Janel Breitenstein

Janel Breitenstein graduated summa cum laude from John Brown University, then began her career in Christian publishing with NavPress and FamilyLife. In January 2012, Janel and her husband, John, packed up their family of six and moved to Uganda. They serve with Engineering Ministries International (eMi), an organization that focuses on poverty relief and development by providing structural design and construction management for Christian organizations in the third world. Janel also blogs and writes alongside being a mom.

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Talk to Me: Encouraging Authentic Relationships

Jun 24, 2013|Janel Breitenstein

How to feed the kind of relationships where people feel secure enough to be vulnerable

I’m No Rock Star

Jan 16, 2013|Janel Breitenstein

Help when reality seems a whole lot smaller than your dreams

20 Ways to Mentor in Your 20s

Oct 10, 2012|Janel Breitenstein

Mentoring in your 20s means you've got energy. Wiggle room in your schedule. Fresh ideas.  And passion to fuel world change, one life at a time.

Memos From a Rookie Missionary

Memos From a Rookie Missionary

Jul 11, 2012|Janel Breitenstein

Missions is much like everyday life — just more uncomfortable and farther away from many people I love. Here's what I've learned after five months on the field.