Introducing World Missions, 2nd Edition

A Biblical, Historical, and Practical Survey

series: Encountering Mission


12. Personal and Family Issues


Bach, Thomas John, comp. 1951. Pearls from Many Seas: Colorful Quotations for Message and Meditation. Wheaton: Van Kampen.

Baker, Dwight P., and Robert J. Priest. 2014. The Missionary Family: Witness, Concerns, Care. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library.

Beaver, R. Pierce. 1980. American Protestant Women in World Mission: History of the First Feminist Movement in North America. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans.

Bonk, Jonathan J. 2006. Missions and Money: Affluence as a Western Missionary Problem . . . Revisited. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis.

Bonk, Jonathan, Dwight P. Baker, J. Nelson Jennings, Jin Bong Kim, and Steve Sang-Cheol Moon. 2013. Family Accountability in Missions: Korean and Western Case Studies. New Haven, CT: OMSC Publications.

Brewster, Tom, and Betty Brewster. 1986. Community Is My Language Classroom! Pasadena, CA: Lingua House Ministries.

Bruce, Jack W., Jr. 2000. "Four Years in 45 Minutes." Evangelical Missions Quarterly 36 (January): 86–91.

Cho, Yong Joong, and David Greenlee. 1995. "Avoiding Pitfalls on Multinational Frontier Teams." International Journal of Frontier Missions 12 (October–December): 179–83.

De Neui, Paul H. 2012. Complexities of Money and Mission in Asia. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library.

Dickerson, Lonna. n.d. "Planning for Success in Language Learning." Online: (cited 22 March 2002).

———. n.d. "Getting a Jump Start on Language Learning before Leaving Home." Online: (cited 22 March 2002).

Douglas, Trevor. 1988. "Wanted! More Single Men." Evangelical Missions Quarterly 24 (January): 62–66.

Foyle, Marjory. 1985. "Overcoming Stress in Singleness." Evangelical Missions Quarterly 21 (April): 134–42.

———. 1987. Overcoming Missionary Stress. Wheaton: EMIS.

Grubb, Norman P. 1945. Christ in Congo Forests: The Story of the Heart of Africa Mission. London: Lutterworth.

Hale, Thomas. 1995. On Being a Missionary. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library.

Harries, Jim. 2011. Vulnerable Mission: Insights into Christian Mission to Africa from a Position of Vulnerability. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library.

Kirk, J. A. 2006. Mission under Scrutiny: Confronting Contemporary Challenges. Minneapolis: Fortress; London: Longman & Todd.

Lum, Ada. 1984. A Hitchhiker's Guide to Missions. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity.

Martindale, Wayne, and Jerry Root, eds. 1989. The Quotable Lewis. Wheaton: Tyndale.

Maslow, Abraham H. 1970. Motivation and Personality. 2nd ed. New York: Harper & Row.

Neely, Lois. 1980. Come Up to This Mountain: The Miracle of Clarence W. Jones and HCJB. Wheaton: Tyndale.

Nilsen, Maria. 1956. Malla Moe. Chicago: Moody.

O'Hara, Bill, and Carol O'Hara. 2002. "What about Cross-Cultural Marriage?" Online: (cited 24 July 2002).

Romano, Dugan. 1997. Intercultural Marriage: Promises and Pitfalls. Yarmouth, ME: Intercultural.

Silzer, Sheryl T. 2011. Biblical Multicultural Teams: Applying Biblical Truth to Cultural Differences. Pasadena, CA: William Carey International University Press.

Steffen, Tom. 1993. Passing the Baton: Church Planting That Empowers. LaHabra, CA: Center for Organizational and Ministry Development.

Steffen, Tom, and Lois McKinney Douglas. 2008. Encountering Missionary Life and Work: Preparing for Intercultural Ministry. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic.

Tucker, Ruth A., and Walter L. Liefeld. 1987. Daughters of the Church: Women and Ministry from New Testament Times to the Present. Grand Rapids: Zondervan.