Global Center Library


The following books are available in the Global Center Resource Room and are available only for use in the room.  They are not available to be checked out. 
1.Great commission companies: the emerging role of business in missions by Steve Rundle and Tom Steffen, 2003.
2. Friend raising: building a missionary support team that lasts by Betty Barnett; [foreword by Loren Cunningham], 2003.
3. Scaling the wall: overcoming obstacles to missions involvement by Kathy Hicks, 2003.
4. Unfreezing moves: following Jesus into the mission fieldby Bill Easum, 2001.
5.Understanding spiritual power: a forgotten dimension of cross-cultural mission and ministry by Marguerite G. Kraft, 1995.
6. Preparing to serve: training for cross-cultural mission by C. David Harley, 1995. 
7. Baghdad believer: a Sunni Muslim experiences Jesus in the midst of destruction and violence by J. Nealson, 2007.  
8. The new friars: the emerging movement serving the world's poorby Scott A. Bessenecker, 2006.  
9. Operation world by Patrick Johnstone and Jason Mandryk with Robyn Johnstone, 2005.  
10. Ministering cross-culturally: an incarnational model for personal relationships by Sherwood G. Lingenfelter and Marvin K. Mayers, 2003.  
11. Cross cultural connections: stepping out and fitting in around the worldby Duane Elmer, 2002.
12. Getting sent: a relational approach to support raising by Pete Sommer, 1999.  
13. Cross-cultural conflict: building relationships for effective ministry by Duane Elmer, 1993. 
14. Mission trips that matter: embodied faith for the sake of the worldby Don C. Richter, 2008. 
15. Short-term missions workbook: from mission tourists to global citizens by Tim Dearborn, 2003. 
16. A guide to short term missions: a comprehensive manual for planning an effective mission trip by H. Leon Greene, 2003.    
17. Mission trip prep: a student journal for capturing the experienceby Kevin Walter Johnson, 2003.
18. Mission trip prep kit leader's guide: complete preparation for your students’ cross-cultural experience by Kevin Walter Johnson, 2003.
19. Overcoming the world missions crisis: thinking strategically to reach the worldRussell L. Penney, general editor, 2001.
20. Missions and service projects Jim Burns, general editor; Mike DeVries, compiler, 1999.
21. Biographical dictionary of Christian missions edited by Gerald H. Anderson, 1998. 
22. The essential guide to the short term mission trip by David C. Forward, 1998. 
23. Successful mission teams: a guide for volunteers by Martha VanCise, 1996. 
24. Mission legacies: biographical studies of leaders of the modern missionary movement edited by Gerald H. Anderson ... [et al.], 1994.
25. God's call to missionby David W. Shenk; foreword by Leighton Ford, 1994.
26. Serving with eyes wide open: doing short-term missions with cultural intelligence by David A. Livermore, 2006.

29.The New Faces of Christianity: Believing the Bible in the Global South;by Philip Jenkins, 2006.


31.Guide to Cross-Cultural Communicationby Sana Reynolds and Deborah Valentine, 2004.

32. Cross-Cultural Servanthood: Serving the World in Christlike Humility by Duane Elmer, 2006. 

35. As Strong as the Mountains: A Kurdish Cultural Journey by Robert L. Brenneman, 2007.
36. How Africa Shaped the Christian Mind by Thomas C. Oden, 2007.

37. The Popular Encyclopedia of World Religions by Richard Wolff, 2007.

39.Christ for All People: Celebrating a World of Christian Art edited by Ron O’Grady, 2001.

 40. Stepping Out: A Guide to Short Term Missions edited by Tim Gibson, 1992.

 41. Mack and Leeann’s Guide to Short-Term Missions by J. Mack and Leeann Stiles, 2000.

 42. Encountering Missionary Life and Work: Preparing for Intercultural Ministry by Tom Steffen and Lois McKinney Douglas, 2008.

43. Witherall, Gary. Total Abandon: The Powerful True Sory of Life Lived in Radical Devotion to God. Wheaton, Illinois: Tyndale, 2005. 

44. Forward, David C. The Essential Guide to the Short Term Mission Trip. Chicago: Moody Publishers, 1998. 

45. Lewis, Jeff. God's Heart for the Nations. Caleb Project, 2002.

46. Bonk, Jonathan, et. al. Speaking about What We Have Seen and Heard. New Haven: OMSC Publications, 2007. 

47. Verwer, George. The George Verwer Collection. Authentic Media, 1998. 

48. Morton, Scott. Funding Your Ministry. Colorado Springs: Dawson Media, 1999. 

49. Harris, Peter. Under the Bright Wings. Vancouver: Regent College Publishing, 1993. 

50. Bookless, Dave. God Doesn't Do Waste. Nottingham: InterVarsity Press, 2010. 

51.Bookless, Dave. PlanetWise. Nottingham: InterVarsity Press, 2008. 

52. Muller, Roland. Honor and Shame: Unlocking the Door. Xlibris Corporation, 2000. 

53. Valerio, Ruth. L is for Lifestyle. InterVarsity Press, 2008

54. Lupton, Robert. Compassion, Justice, and the Christian Life. Ventura, California: Regal Books, 2007.

55. Johnstone, Patrick. The Future of the Global Church. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 2011.