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Why I Believed: Reflections of a Former Missionary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 151,050. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
This is a story of a true Christian who believed for nearly three decades, having grown up the son of evangelical missionary parents. He later became a missionary himself but eventually lost his faith. In this part-autobiography, part-exposé, Ken traces his journey from evangelical missionary to secular humanist while remaining part of a committed Christian family.
Called To Serve Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
When Bill Hughes is tragically killed in a car accident, he reluctantly learns that there was a special reason for his death and he accepts an assignment to serve as a special ‘guardian angel’ for his younger brother, Jacob, who is struggling with his decision whether to serve a mission for the LDS Church.
Indigenous Missions and Kite Flying
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,920. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This ebook contrasts two works in the Lange’s ministry and asks the question, “Why did the one succeed and the other fail?” The author analyzes the two works in the light of indigenous mission principles and draws conclusions for future endeavors for any missionary to consider. This is a must read for those looking to apply indigenous mission principles into cross-cultural ministry.
How to Develop Culturally Appropriate Resources as Part of an Overall Strategy for Missions: A Case Study in Thailand
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 31,460. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This e-book is an edited work of the author's doctoral dissertation on this subject. Any missionary interested in producing culturally relevant resources can benefit seeing how he went through the process to develop culturally appropriate resources for ministry in Thailand. There are over 180 pages in the appendices that you can download including a Creation to Christ Bible study.
Prism (Story of CI Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Wara Cadogan is the worst missionary in the world, stumbling through Bolivia from one big screw up to the next. Just when things start to look up, Wara collides with someone running from problems even darker than her own. Idealistic Alejo works for an underground Islamic organization, taking out bad guys. The problem is, Wara happens to be in the way.
At Home in Many Worlds
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,620. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
“At Home in Many Worlds” is a memoir by Sister Jane Fell, a Catholic Medical Mission Sister who devoted nearly 50 years to providing health services primarily to rural communities in emerging nations. Missions in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Ghana, Uganda, and the United States are recalled with several photos. Sister Jane’s missions include countries making headlines today.
Brother Half Angel (A Brother Half Angel Thriller)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Brother Half Angel is the leader of a secret new church military order, dedicated to helping Christians under attack around the world. In this book, the first in the Military Orders series, he is dispatched urgently to China, where an underground seminary is under siege from fanatical sword-wielding members of a local cult.
Foy Short, A Life in Southern Africa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,110. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Biography of Foy Short, a pioneer evangelist who lived in what is now Zambia and Zimbabwe from 1922 through 1995. The book explores not only the traditional hazards he faced as a “missionary” (wild animals, primitive tribesmen and dangerous travel) but also the doctrinal and spiritual challenges that he had to battle in establishing churches of Christ and training African teachers.
Under His Wings Mission Vietnam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
This is a love story. It is not a story about a man and a woman, even though that was a small part of the story. The missionaries in Ban Me Thuot, Vietnam were devoted to their love of God and their love of the Montagnards. They were not perfect, but they reinforced the idea that serving God is worth the price. This is an exciting and inspiring story.
Closing Circles:Trapped In the Everlasting Mormon Moment
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,560. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012 by Gray Dog Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
From R.B. Scott, author of Mitt Romney: An Inside Look at the Man and His Politics, comes a rollicking, brutally candid novel of a young Mormon journalist’s attempt to liberate himself from a failed marriage and the confounding influences of his religious culture and family.