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Access a comprehensive list of resources highlighted within The Next Mile E-Zine.  They have been organized first by the order in which topics appeared in the E-Zine.  A more general, yet extensive listing follows the topical list.  Each of these will support you in your journey as a life-long learner.

Part 3 – Processing Your Experience

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Part 4 – Growing Closer to God

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Part 5 – Growing Closer to Others

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Part 6 – Self-Reflection and Goal Setting

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Part 7, 8, and 9 – Stay the Course

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  • Alcorn, Randy. The Treasure Principle: Unlocking the Secret of Joyful Giving; (2005, Multnomah Books)
  • Elmer, Duane. Cross-Cultural Conflict: Building Relationship for Effective Ministry; (1993, InterVaristy Press)
  • Elmer, Duane. Cross-Cultural Servanthood: Serving the World in Christlike Humility; (2006, InterVarsity Press)
  • Hale, Thomas. On Being a Missionary; (1995, William Carey Library)
  • Hoke,Steve and Bill Taylor. Send Me!:Your Journey To The Nations; (1999, World Evangelical Fellowship)
  • Lanier, Sarah. Foreign to Familiar; (2000, McDougal Publishing)
  • McDaniel, Chris. Igniting a Life of Generosity (2011, ECFA publishing)
  • Storti, Craig. Cross-Cultural Dialogues: 74 Brief Encounters with Cultural Difference; (1994, InterCultural Press)
  • Storti, Craig. The Art of Crossing Cultures; (2007, InterCultural Press)
  • Willmer, Wesley K. God and Your Stuff: The Vital Link Between Your Possessions and Your Soul; (2002, NavPress)
  • Woodard, Marsha. ToTimbuktu and Beyond: A Guide to Getting Started in Missions; (2009, William Cary Library)

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Part 10 - Missions as a Career

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Short-Term Mission

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  • Chinn, Lisa Espineli. Reentry Guide for Short-Term Mission Leaders; (1998, Deeper Roots Publications)
  • Dearborn, Tim. Short-Term Missions Workbook: From Mission Tourists to Global Citizens; (2003, InterVarsity Press)
  • Forward, David. The Essential Guide to the Short-Term Mission Trip; (1998, Moody Press)
  • Judge, Cindy. Before You Pack Your Bag, Prepare Your Heart: Short-Term Mission Preparation Guide; (2000, Campfire Resources)
  • Gibson, Tim; Steve Hawthorne, Richard Krekel, Kr Moy. Stepping Out: A Guide to Short Term Missions; (1992, YWAM Publishers)
  • Heerwagen, Brian. The Next Mile: Short-Term Missions for the Long Haul; (2005, Authentic Media)
  • Jordan, Peter. Re-Entry: Making the Transition from Missions to Life at Home; (1992, YWAM Publishing)
  • Kirby, Scott. Equipped for Adventure; (2006, New Hope Publishers)
  • Lisech, Howard & Bonnie. Fishers of Men: Reentry Guide; (1997, Deeper Roots Publications)
  • Livermore, David. Serving with Eyes Wide Open; (2006, Baker Books)
  • Peterson, Roger; Gordon Aeschllman and Wayne Sneed. Maximum Impact Short-Term Missions; (2003, STEM Press)
  • Stiles, Mark and Leeann. Mack & Leeann's Guide to Short-Term Missions; J. (2000, InterVarsity Press)

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Culture and Missionary Training & Preparation

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  • Elmer, Duane. Cross-Cultural Conflict: Building Relationship for Effective Ministry; (1993, InterVaristy Press)
  • Elmer, Duane Cross-Cultural Servanthood: Serving the World in Christlike Humility; (2006, InterVarsity Press)
  • Hale, Thomas. On Being a Missionary; (1995, William Carey Library)
  • Hoke, Steve and Bill Taylor. Send Me!:Your Journey To The Nations; (1999, World Evangelical Fellowship)
  • Lanier, Sarah. Foreign to Familiar; (2000, McDougal Publishing)
  • Leaptrott, Nan. Culture to Culture: Mission Trip Do’s and Don’ts; (2005, AMG Publishers)
  • Storti, Craig. Cross-Cultural Dialogues: 74 Brief Encounters with Cultural Difference; (1994, InterCultural Press)
  • Storti, Craig. The Art of Coming Home; (2001, InterCutltural Press)
  • Storti, Craig. The Art of Crossing Cultures; (2007, InterCultural Press)

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Publishers of Missions-Related Material

General Missions Education/Mobilization

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  • Borthwick, Paul. A Mind for Missions: Ten Ways to Build Your World Vision; (1987, NavPress)
  • Borthwick, Paul. How to Be a World Class Christian; (2004, Gabriel Publishing)
  • Cate, Patrick O. Through God’s Eyes: A Bible Study of God’s Motivations for Missions; (2004, William Carey Library)
  • Hickman, Claude. Live Life on Purpose; (2005, Winepress Publishing)
  • Hoke, Steve and Bill Taylor. Send Me!:Your Journey To The Nations; (1999, World Evangelical Fellowship)
  • Johnstone, Patrick. The Church is Bigger than You Think; (1993, WEC International)
  • Johnstone, Patrick and Jason Mandryk. Operation World; (2001, WEC International)
  • Moore, Beth. Voices of the Faithful; (2005, Thomas Nelson Publishers)
  • Moreau, A. Scott; and Gary R. Corwin, Gary B. McGee. Introducing World Missions; (2004, Baker Academic)
  • Piper, John. Let the Nations Be Glad; (2003, Baker Academic)
  • Sjogren, Bob and Gerald Robison. Cat & Dog Theology; (2003, Gabriel Publishing)
  • Warren, Rick. The Purpose Driven Life; (2002, Zondervan)
  • Willmer, Wesley K. God and Your Stuff: The Vital Link Between Your Possessions and Your Soul; (2002, NavPress)
  • Winter, Ralph and Steven Hawthorne. Perspectives on the World Christian Movement; A Reader; (1999, William Carey Library)
  • Woodard, Marsha. ToTimbuktu and Beyond: A Guide to Getting Started in Missions; (2009, William Cary Library)
  • Spraggett, Daphne and Jill Johnstone. Window on the World: When We Pray, God Works; (2001, WEC International)

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The Church and Missions

Print Media

  • Miley, George. Loving the Church, Blessing the Nations: Pursuing the Role of Local Church in Global Missions; (2003, Authentic Media)
  • Mays, David. Stuff You Need to Know About Doing Missions in Your Church (Vol. 1-4) – CD; (2005, ACMC, www.calebresources.org)
  • Pirolo, Neal. The Reentry Team: Caring for Your Returning Missionaries; (2000, Emmaus Road International)
  • Pirolo, Neal. Serving as Senders: How to Care for Your Missionaries; (2000, Authentic Media)
  • Telford, Tom. Missions in the 21st Century: Getting Your Church in the Game; (1998, Harold Shaw Publishers)
  • Telford, Tom. Today’s All-Star Missions Churches: Strategies to Help Your Church Get Into the Game; (2001, Baker Books)
  • Wood, Gene. Going Glocal; (2006, ChurchSmart Resources)

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Ten mission news sources recommended by Missions Catalyst:

  1. Missions Catalyst News Briefs - The news digest from Missions Catalyst; focused on missions-related stories. Stories are all previously published material from a variety of sources. Comes out twice a month. Web and email, no RSS feed.
  2. ASSIST News - A wide variety of national (US) and international stories on Christian (not just missions) topics. Written by a string of experienced journalists, published daily, and sent to media outlets around the world. Web and RSS feed.
  3. Lausanne World Pulse - Original in-depth news, information, and analysis on missions and evangelism topics, typically written by ministry leaders. Also includes news briefs from other sources. Published monthly. Web, email, and RSS feed.
  4. The Christian Post - Original and republished news on Christian (not just missions) topics from America and much of the world. Far reaching and constantly updated. Web and RSS feed. 
  5. Mission Network News - Short original and republished news on missions topics; written primarily for broadcast. Connects readers directly to these ministries and ways they can help. Web, email, podcast, and RSS feed.
  6. World Christian Ministries - Original stories focused on reporting and encouraging support for indigenous (non-Western) mission efforts. Published several times a month on email and web.
  7. International Mission Board - Generally excellent material, focused exclusively on Southern Baptist missions. Multiple sites, approaches, and publications on the web, in print, and by email. See also BP News.
  8. Joel News - Inspiring stories about the advance of God's kingdom on six continents; produced in multiple languages, and based in Europe. Some original material, other stories previously published. Annual donation required. Primarily distributed by email; headlines only on web and RSS feed.
  9. Operation Mobilization Headlines - Original and encouraging stories from OM's work worldwide. Weekly news bulletin published for members and friends of OM. Email only.
  10. WorldVenture - A monthly glimpse of what God is doing in and through the missionaries of one agency; a good model, too. Web and RSS feed.

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