A-List

A-List

There are hundreds of mission resources: books, magazines, videos, websites, and more. You are looking for the few best ones. Here is an “A-List” of the best mission materials and links we have found. (See also the Global Impact Manual. At the end of each section you will find additional suggestions for that topic.)

TEN TOP RESOURCES FOR THE GLOBAL OUTREACH OF YOUR LOCAL CHURCH

  1. Global Impact Manual. The essential roadmap for local church missions. (Mark Sigmon, GIS, 2008)
  2. Stuff: A Handbook of Lists. Massive collection of ideas. (Dave Mays, Caleb Resources, 2005)
  3. Today’s All-Star Mission Churches. Insights from outstanding ministries. (Tom Telford, Baker, 2001)
  4. Missions in the Third Milennium, 2nd Edition. Trends in the 21st Century. (Stan Guthrie, Paternoster, 2000)
  5. Perspectives On the World Christian Movement, 4th Edition. Great articles. (Ralph Winter, Ed., Wm. Carey Library, 2009)
  6. The Church is Bigger Than You Think. Exciting overview. (Patrick Johnstone, Evangelical Press, 1998)
  7. Unveiled At Last. Biblical centrality of missions. (Bob Sjogren, YWAM Publishing, 1992)
  8. Church Missions Policy Handbook, 3rd Edition. Great input on much more than policies. (Caleb Resources, 1995)
  9. Operation World, 21zt Century Edition. Classic information and prayer guide. (Patrick Johnstone, Paternoster, 2001)
  10. Serving As Senders. Sending and supporting missionaries. (Neal Pirolo, Emmaus Road, 1991)