3 things you should know before we get started:

1) Only bring a cell phone (or iPad or whatever) on your mission trip if you’re not going to get distracted by it. While you’re on your trip, it’s important to be focused on your mission, not Angry Birds and email.

2) Traveling with electronics anywhere in the world puts you at risk for theft. If you’re going to bring your smartphone or iPad, make sure you keep watch over it.

3) Put your device in airplane mode for the entire trip (if you don’t have an international plan) to avoid an insanely high data bill when you get home.

Now, about those apps