Reading List About Mission/Vision Trips

Many churches are considering or planning short term mission/vision trips. I thought I’d pass along the books I have found most useful in considering the whys and hows of these trips.

Hope you find these helpful.

Reading for Mission/Vision Trips

Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert.  Helping Without Hurting in Short-Term Missions – Leader’s Guide

David A. Livermore. Serving with Eyes Wide Open: Doing Short-Term Missions with Cultural Intelligence

Brian Fikkert and Steve Corbett. When Helping Hurts

Robert J. Priest, Editor. Effective Engagement in Short-Term Missions: Doing It Right!

Robert D. Lupton. Toxic Charity

Brian M. Howell. Short-Term Mission: An Ethnography of Christian Travel Narrative and Experience

Bryant Myers. Walking with the Poor

Also possibly of interest:

Mission Committee workbook

http://www.covchurch.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2011/03/Mission-Com-Vision-Wkbk.pdf

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