Home | Biography | Children | Family | Ministries | Missions | Poetry | Quotes | Resources | Store

Helpful Resources

Articles & Notes

Missionary Articles & Notes
Articles, notes, poems, and quotes by David Brainerd, William Carey, James Gilmour, Jonathan Goforth, Adoniram Judson, David Livingstone, C. T. Studd, Mary Slessor, Hudson Taylor and others.

Biography

Missionary Biographies
Biographies of David Brainerd, Cambridge Seven, William Carey, James Chalmers, John Geddie, James Gilmour, Solomon Ginsburg, Jonathan Goforth, George Grenfell, Adoniram Judson, David Livingstone, Alexander Mackay, Samuel Marsden, Robert Moffat, Henry Nott, John Paton, Mary Slessor, C. T. Studd, and J. Hudson Taylor.

Children

Children's Corner
True Gospel and missionary stories, biographies, Bible quizzes, puzzles, riddles, and word searches, the wonders of God's creation, and more for boys and girls and grown-ups too!

Country Information

Background Notes (U.S. Dept. of State)
Information on over 150 countries.

Country Specific Information (U.S. Dept. of State)
Available for every country of the world, you will find information like the location of the U.S. embassy and any consular offices, whether you need a visa, crime and security information, health and medical conditions, and more.

Country Profiles (Library of Congress)
Brief, summarized information of 49 countries.

Country Studies (Library of Congress)
Online series of books for over 100 countries.

MapMachine (National Geographic Society)
Provides maps, flags, facts and profiles for the countries of the world and the U.S. States.

World Factbook (CIA)
Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for all the countries of the world, as well as maps and flags. Online edition updated bi-weekly. Download a free copy of the Factbook.

See also Statistics and Travel and Maps

Directories

Church Directory
Worldwide list of Independent Baptist and Fundamentalist churches.

Fundamentalist Ministries
Directory of fundamental Baptist ministries (Bible colleges, mission boards, etc.) in the United States and Canada that take a stand for the King James Version.

Telephone Directories on the Web
Over 400 links to Yellow Pages, White Pages, Business Directories, E-mail Addresses and Fax Listings from over 170 countries. Available in five languages.

Embassies and Consulates

Embassy World
Searchable database of the world's embassies and consulates.

Foreign Embassies of Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
Directory of all the foreign embassies in Washington, D.C. including links to their Web sites (if available) providing consular services, visa, tourist, business, country and cultural information, etc.

U.S. Embassies, Consulates, Diplomatic Missions (U.S. Dept. of State)
Links to U.S. Embassies, Consulates and Diplomatic missions in countries throughout the world.

Family

Christian Home and Family
Resources to help Bible believing parents keep the Christian home and family strong including family Bible time suggestions, Scripture memorization program, daily Bible reading schedules, selective list of Christian books, The Christian Home Manual, and many helpful articles.

Foreign Language Translation

Free Translation
Free translation from English to French, German, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese; to English from French, German and Spanish.

Travlang's Translating Dictionaries
Online dictionaries for translating between over 18 foreign languages.

General Resources

Dictionary.com
A dictionary/thesaurus, plus links to other resources such as crossword puzzles and other word games.

USA.gov
FirstGov.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services. Also GobiernoUSA.gov.

Library of Congress Research Tools
The Library of Congress (LC) offers a wide variety of online databases and Internet resources, including its own online catalog.

Library Spot
Library and reference resources including dictionaries, encyclopedias, maps, almanacs, newspapers, style guides.

Online Conversion
Convert just about anything to anything else. Over 5,000 units, and 30,000 conversions.

WorldCat
The largest library network in the world. Search 1.3 billion items in 10,000 libraries worldwide

Health

MEDLINEplus Health Information
A service of the National Library of Medicine/National Institutes of Health. Includes information on about 500 diseases and conditions, lists of hospitals and physicians, a medical encyclopedia and dictionaries, health information in Spanish, extensive information on prescription and nonprescription drugs.

   Search MedlinePlus:

Travelers' Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention health-related reference material for international travel, including vaccine recommendations, geographic health recommendations, and other helpful information.

Maps

All the World's Maps
A compilation of each nation's maps, including cities.

Statistics

The Harvest Fields: Statistics
Population statistics (world's total, by continents, birth/date rates, average life expectancy, age structure) and country statistics (largest countries, largest urban areas, countries with over 45% under 15 years old; with the lowest life expectancy; highest percentage of Muslims, highest percentage of Roman Catholics), major religions and languages.

See also Country Information

Travel

Currency Converter
The Universal Currency Converter allows you to perform interactive foreign exchange rate calculations, using live, up-to-the-minute currency rates.

Current Travel Warnings and Alerts (U.S. Dept. of State)
Travel Warnings and Alerts issues by the State Department for Americans traveling abroad.

Passports (U.S. Dept. of State)
Information on how, when and where to apply for a U.S. passport; fees; renewals and replacements.

Tips for Traveling Abroad (U.S. Dept. of State)

Travelers' Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention health-related reference material for international travel, including vaccine recommendations, geographic health recommendations, and other helpful information.

See also Country Information

Weather and Forecasts
Weather Underground
Find the Weather for any City, State or Zipcode, or Country

Weather Channel - World Weather

about | contact us | terms of use | site index | store
Copyright ©2014 Wholesome Words. All Rights Reserved.