Bibliography: Resources for Training of On-Field Missionaries
This bibliography is for future and current missionaries who desire an in-depth knowledge of missions. The guiding question I have used for developing this bibliography is “What are the most significant missions books for training of field missionaries?” If you have any suggestions or recommendations about t his list, please Gailyn Van Rheenen.
Bosch, David J. 1991. Transforming Mission: Paradigm Shifts in Theology of Mission. Maryknoll: Orbis Books.
Garrison, David. 1999. Church Planting Movements. Richmond: Southern Baptist Convention.
Greenway, Roger S. 1999. Go and Make Disciples: An Introduction to Christian Missions. Presbyterian & Reformed Publishing.
Guder, Darrell L. 1998. Missional Church: A Vision for the Sending of the Church in North America. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans.
Hale, Thomas. 1995. On Being a Missionary. Pasadena: William Carey Library.
Hesselgrave, David J. 1991. Communicating Christ Cross-Culturally: An Introduction to Missionary Communication, 2d ed. Grand Rapids: Zondervan.
Hiebert, Paul G. 1985. Anthropological Insights for Missionaries. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House.
__________. 1994. Anthropological Reflections on Missiological Issues.Grand Rapids: Baker Book House.
Kraft, Charles H. 1996. Anthropology for Christian Witness. Maryknoll: Orbis Books.
Lingenfelter, Sherwood. 1998. Transforming Culture: A Challenge for Christian Mission, 2d ed. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House.
Moreau, Scott A. (ed.). 2000. Evangelical Dictionary of World Missions. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House.
Murray, Stuart. 2001. Church Planting: Laying Foundations Scottdale, PN: Herald Press, 2001.
Myers, Bryant L. 1999. Walking with the Poor: Principles and Practices of Transformational Development. Maryknoll: Orbis Books.
Newbigin, Lesslie. 1989. The Gospel in a Pluralistic Society. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans.
Van Rheenen, Gailyn. 1996. Missions: Biblical Foundations & Contemporary Strategies. Grand Rapids: Zondervan.
Winter, Ralph D. & Hawthorne, Steven C. (eds.). 1999. Perspectives on the World Christian Movement: A Reader, 3d ed. Pasadena: William Carey Library.