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Image of the book: The Life and Impact of Phil Parshall Connecting with Muslims

The Life and Impact of Phil Parshall: Connecting with Muslims

Kenneth Nehrbass and Mark Williams (William Carey Publishing, 2021) Being a witness for Jesus in Muslim contexts is often difficult, complicated, and even discouraging. Over the past forty years, Phil Parshall, a leading authority on Muslim outreach, has demonstrated that making friends with Muslims—whether in the West or abroad—is where our witness usually begins. “Brother …

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Ephesiology: A Study of the Ephesian Movement

Michael T. Cooper (William Carey Library, 2020) The city of Ephesus was the site of the most significant church planting movement in the early church, with 40 percent of the New Testament texts relating to it. What made that city the epicenter of the movement? And how can we replicate sustained movements in a world …

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Research Methods and Survey Applications: Outlines and Activities from a Christian Perspective, 3rd Edition

David R. Dunaetz (Martel Press, 2020) As a supplement to traditional textbooks on research methods in psychology and other social sciences, this book provides a series of outlines, discussion questions, and activities for classroom use. Because much real-world research is done in organizational contexts, survey applications are emphasized. The book is written from a Christian …

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Honor, Shame, and the Gospel: Reframing Our Message and Ministry

Christopher Flanders & Werner Mischke (Editors) (William Carey Publishing, 2020) Christians engaged in communicating the gospel navigate a challenging tension: faithfulness to God’s ancient, revealed Word—and relevance to the local, current social context. What if there was a lens or paradigm offering both? Understanding the Bible—particularly the gospel—through the ancient cultural “language” of honor-shame offers believers this double blessing. An honorific gospel offers new …

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Breaking through the Boundaries: God’s Mission from the Outside In.

Robert L Gallagher, Sarita Gallagher Edwards, Paul Hertig, and Young Lee Hertig (Orbis Books, 2019) In this innovative work, four experienced missiologists draw upon biblical narratives to highlight key roles played by those outside established Jewish/Christian religious tradition in the service of God’s mission. The authors apply the missiological insights gleaned from the biblical accounts …

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Christian Mission: A Concise, Global History

Edward L. Smither (Lexham Press, 2019) A deeper understanding of the grand history of mission leads to a faithful expression of God’s mission today. From the beginning, God’s mission has been carried out by people sent around the world. From Abraham to Jesus, the thread that weaves its way throughout Scripture is a God who …

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