Doing Missions Well: Examples from Missionary History

A series of brief biographies (500 words each) published in Engage magazine illustrate key concepts from missiology as they shine through the life story of a particular missionary.

Doing missions well
  1. Mary Slessor and "identification"
  2. Boniface and power encounters
  3. Paul Orjala and "indigenization"
  4. William Carey's wholistic ministry
  5. Francis of Assisi and ministering incarnationally
  6. Far-sightedness: Harmon and Lula Schmelzenbach
  7. Gladys Aylward -- example of humility
  8. Dedication: Anskar
  9. Missions mobilization: Susan N. Fitkin
  10. Empowerment: Steve Saint
  11. Strategic Action: William Cameron Townsend
  12. Pioneering: Earl and Gladys Mosteller

List of 500-word reflections on Bible passages about world evangelism

SNU missions course materials and syllabi

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