Missionary Care Resources

Websites:

Incouragelife – Home & Away – and other polarities
www.incourage.com

Thrive – Empowering Global Women
www.thriveministry.com

Connection – Thrive’s Online Magazine
www.thriveconnection.com

Resources for Missions and Mental Health
www.missionarycare.com

Catalyst International
www.catalystintl.org

Goodseed International
www.goodseed.com

Oneplace.com – online streaming of Christian radio broadcasts and programs
www.oneplace.com

Caring for Others – Missionary Care
www.missionary-care.org

RECOMMENDED READING

Christian Growth

Voices of the Faithful I – Beth Moore

Voices of the Faithful II – Beth Moore

Hinds Feet in High Places – Hannah Hurnard

Radical – David Platt

Radical Together – David Platt

Purpose Driven Life – Rick Warren

Let the Nations Be Glad – John Piper

Suffering and Sovereignty of God – John Piper

Women Helping Women – Elyse Fitzpatrick (from Amazon)



Cross-Cultural Life

Foreign to Familiar – Sarah A. Lanier

Cross-Cultural Connections – Duane Elmer

Emotional Needs for Women on the Mission Field – Ruth Ann Graybill

When Helping Hurts – Steve Corbett



Missions General

Transforming Worldviews – Paul G. Hiebert

Passing the Baton – Tom Steffen (from Amazon)

Planting Churches Cross-Culturally – David Hesselgrave

The Missionary Call – M. David Sills

Peace Child – Don Richardson

Eternity in their Hearts – Don Richardson



Interpersonal Relationships

Paradigms in Conflict – David Hesselgrave



Transitions

The Land Between: Finding God in Difficult Transitions – Jeff Manion<

Re-Entry: Making the Transition from Missions To Life at Home – Peter Jordan

The Art of Coming Home – Craig Storti

Grief

Thoughts for the Grieving Christian – Doug Manning (from Amazon)



Stress

The Missionary Family: Managing Stress Effectively – Jeremy Philips

Honorably Wounded: Stress Among Christian Workers – Marjory F. Foyle



Third Culture Kids

Raising Resilient MKs: Resources for Caregivers, Parents and Teachers – Joyce Bowers (from Amazon)

Third Culture Kids: The Experience Of Growing Up Among Worlds – David C. Pollock



Financial Support

Funding Your Ministry – Scott Morton



Marriage

Climbing: Memories of a Missionary’s Wife – Rosealind Goforth (from Amazon)



Children’s books

The Lamb – John Cross (from Amazon)

Ricky and Friends Go To Africa – Tony Van Dyke



Biographies

Life and Diary of David Brainerd – Jonathan Edwards

Shadow of the Almighty: The Life and Testimony of Jim Elliot – Elisabeth Elliot

The Cross and the Switchblade – David Wilkerson

Hudson Taylor’s Spiritual Secret – Dr. Howard Taylor

A Chance to Die: The Life and Legacy of Amy Carmichael – Elisabeth Elliot



Bible Teaching

Stranger on the Road to Emmaus – John R. Cross (from Amazon)

The Drama of Scripture – Craig Bartholomew

Living by the Book– Howard Hendricks