9 Books That Will Change How You View Missions

10 Jul 9 Books That Will Change How You View Missions

Looking for something to add to your reading list? Pick up one of these 9 resources that will expand your view of God’s plan for missions at home and abroad. We’ve sorted them into two categories: “Across the Street” and “Across the Sea.” Across the Street resources will help you find ways to live with the Gospel in mind without needing a passport. Across the Sea resources will help you understand God’s big-picture plan to win the heart of the nations. Start reading one (or more) of these books and watch how you grow in this area!


“Across the Street” Books:

Art of Neighboring book The Art of Neighboring – Jay Pathak & Dave Runyon

Just Walk Across the Room bookJust Walk Across the Room – Bill Hybels

Life on Mission BookLife on Mission – Dustin Willis & Aaron Coe

Master Plan of Evangelism bookThe Master Plan of Evangelism – Robert Coleman


“Across the Sea” Books:

Hudson Taylor's Spiritual Secret bookHudson Taylor’s Spiritual Secret – Dr. & Mrs. Howard Taylor

Insanity of God bookThe Insanity of God – Nik Ripken

Shadow of the Almighty bookShadow of the Almighty – Elisabeth Elliot

Through Gates of Splendor bookThrough Gates of Splendor – Elisabeth Elliot


A great choice for families:

Operation World bookOperation World – Jason Mandryk

With colorful maps and photos, interesting facts about each country and detailed statistics about unreached people groups, this book is a great resource to help you train your children to pray for the nations.