Required Reading

  1. Divine Mentor by Wayne Cordero
  2. Live Dead Journal by Dick Brogden
  3. They Knew their God by Edwin & Lillian Havey
  4. The Missionary Call by M. David Sills
  5. No Compromise by Melody Green
  6. Insanity of Obedience by Nick Ripken
  7. The Spirituality of Fundraising by Henri Nouwen

Recommended Reading

  1. The Mission of God by Christopher Wright
  2. Apostolic Function by Alan Johnson
  3. Journals of Jim Elliot edited by Elisabeth Elliot
  4. Emotionally Healthy Spirituality by Peter Scazzero
  5. Celebration of Discipline by Richard Foster
  6. The Blessed Life by Robert Morris
  7. Spiritual Leadership by J. Oswald Sanders
  8. A Vision of the Possible: Pioneer Church Planting in Teams by Dan Sinclair
  9. Paradigms in Conflict: 10 Key Questions in Christian Missions Today by David Hesselgrave
  10. Spiritual Formation of Leaders by Chuck Miller
  11. Any 3: Anyone, Anywhere, Any Time by Mike Shipman
  12. Contagious Discipleship by David Watson
  13. Financial Partnership Development Workbook: Biblical and Practical Tools to Raise Your Support by Jenn Fortner

Recommended Missions Related Websites


Recommended Sending Organizations
Please note that there are many reputable missions organizations but those listed below are the ones with which we have the strongest relationship. Also, please note that each agency will have their own expectations, prerequisites and pre-field training. Our MAP is designed simply to help create a stronger missions foundation within you and your family no matter what organization you decide to connect with.

  1. Assemblies of God World Missions (
  2. Live Dead (, which is part of the Assemblies of God World Missions
  3. Children's Cup (

Recommended Missions Education Options

  1. Global University (online Assemblies of God university)
  2. Fuller Seminary (online inter-denominational seminary)
  3. North Central University (local Assemblies of God university)
  4. Bethany School of Missions (local non-denominational school of missions)