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    Dynamics of Muslim Worlds

    Regional, Theological, and Missiological Perspectives

    Missiological Engagements

    by Evelyne Reisacher

    Bringing together leading scholars from the 2016 Missiology Lectures at Fuller Theological Seminary, this volume presents a nuanced account of contemporary Muslim societies, exploring the changing dynamics of Islam today and discussing how current religious and social climates shape Christian engagement with Muslims.

    Advanced Advanced
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    Spirituality for the Sent

    Casting a New Vision for the Missional Church

    Edited by Nathan A. Finn and Keith S. Whitfield

    While spiritual formation focuses on the inner life of the Christian, the missional church discussion focuses on one's life in the world. Nathan A. Finn and Keith S. Whitfield bring together leading evangelical voices to cast a new vision for a missional spirituality that fosters spiritual maturity while also fueling Christian evangelism, cultural engagement, and the pursuit of justice.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Transcending Mission

    The Eclipse of a Modern Tradition

    by Michael W. Stroope

    Is the language of mission clearly evident across the broad reaches of time? Or has the modern missionary enterprise distorted our view of the past? Michael Stroope investigates how the modern church has come to understand, speak of, and engage in the global expansion of Christianity, offering a hopeful way forward in this pressing conversation.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Encountering Religious Pluralism

    The Challenge to Christian Faith Mission

    by Harold Netland

    Harold Netland traces the emergence of the pluralistic ethos that challenges Christian faith and mission, interacting heavily with philosopher John Hick and providing a framework for developing a comprehensive evangelical theology of religions.

    Advanced Advanced
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    Urban Ministry

    The Kingdom, the City the People of God

    by Harvie M. Conn and Manuel Ortiz

    In this book Harvie M. Conn and Manuel Ortiz address the vital work of the urban church as they trace the history of the city around the world, examine the biblical basis for urban mission, unpack the multifaceted identity of the city and discuss particular issues and needs of urban leadership. Now in paperback!

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    The Urban Christian

    by Raymond J. Bakke and Jim Hart

    Drawing on his twenty years in inner-city Chicago, Ray Bakke (with Jim Hart) pinpoints the special needs of urban dwellers and outlines effective strategies for ministry in the cities.

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    Social Justice Handbook

    Small Steps for a Better World

    BridgeLeader Books

    by Mae Elise Cannon
    Foreword by John M. Perkins

    Mae Elise Cannon provides a comprehensive resource for Christians like you who are committed to social justice. She presents biblical rationale for justice and explains a variety of Christian approaches to doing justice. A wide-ranging catalog of topics and issues give background info about justice issues at home and abroad and give you the tools you need to take action.

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    Short-Term Mission

    An Ethnography of Christian Travel Narrative and Experience

    by Brian M. Howell

    Brian Howell provides an anthropology of short-term mission (STM) among American Christians. Delivering a history of STM along with an ethnographic case study of a trip to the Dominican Republic, Howell argues that the movement is sustained by a uniquely Christian travel narrative that borrows from the anthropology of tourism and pilgrimage.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Strange Virtues

    Ethics in a Multicultural World

    by Bernard T. Adeney-Riskotta

    Addressing differing approaches to morality across cultures, Bernard T. Adeney discusses the ethical import of other religions and gender relations, explores how the Bible and culture interact to produce ethical stances, and includes case studies. "An uncommon book of uncommon wisdom"--Stanley Hauerwas, Duke University.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Getting Sent

    A Relational Approach to Support Raising

    by Pete Sommer

    Pete Sommer's handbook offers a biblical perspective on raising support and gives step-by-step instructions on assembling the tools unique to each person's support-raising task.

    Introductory Introductory

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