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Mormon Mission Prep: A Practical Guide to Spiritual and Physical Preparation
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Price: Free! Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism
Mormon Mission Prep takes a unique look at spiritual and physical missionary preparation. It provides answers to many questions on the minds of future missionaries, parents, and leaders. It gives details on the paperwork and how long steps should take. It also discusses how to become an effective missionary by using the scriptures, maintaining your worthiness, and understanding the gospel.
The Road Between
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a child living on the Alberta prairies during the 1930s and 1940s, Florence Bell traveled between the influence of three cultures: English morals and manners of her family working as missionaries on the Blackfoot Reserve, her Indian neighbors emerging from their tribal past, and the Canadian people striving for independence. Dust, the Great Depression, and World War II added other dimensions.
Road to California: The Search for a Southern Overland Route, 1540-1848
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
"Road to California" for the first time brings together the story of the search for a southern overland route to California by Spaniards, Mexicans and Americans. The book also tells about the response of Native Americans to the invasion of their lands. The story ends in 1848 when discovery of gold in California's Sierra Nevada assured that the trails would be worn deep by the argonauts.
Konvèsasyon Gide 1: Istwa De Kijan Bondye Sove E Restore Pèp Li; Guided Conversations 1: The Story Of How God Rescues And Restores His People
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
Bilingual (English and Haitian Creole) resource for Haitian Christian leaders and missionaries. Developed by a Haitian / Anglo team. Three parts: lessons on the need for, and use of, orality-based teaching styles; lessons about God's plan for His people best used in a group setting; and the text of Bible verses cited. This evangelism and discipleship material stresses God's loving plan for man.
The Christian Discovery of Tibet
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 233,390. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Over the centuries Christian missionaries made their way east from Jerusalem through China. This reached a high point with the Portuguese in the 15th century. Jesuit missionaries accompanied the explorers as far as Japan and founded over 800 missions. This book ends with the astounding story of Padre António de Andrade who went over the Himalayas to Tibet where he founded a mission in 1625.
The Christian Discovery of Tibet
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 233,390. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Over the centuries Christian missionaries made their way east from Jerusalem through China. This reached a high point with the Portuguese in the 15th century. Jesuit missionaries accompanied the explorers as far as Japan and founded over 800 missions. This book ends with the astounding story of Padre António de Andrade who went over the Himalayas to Tibet where he founded a mission in 1625.
Followers And Fishers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,430. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Stories of the Emerging Mission Movement in Africa
The Story of Nam Khao Baptist Church
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Price: $3.24 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The Story of Nam Khao Baptist Church is a missionary story of an amazing work of God in a Lao Hmong refugee camp in North-Central Thailand. Follow the Langes step by step and read about how God taught them some ministry principles regarding indigenous missions along the way.
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.