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9780227176214, titled "Pitfalls of Trained Incapacity: The Unintended Effects of Integral Missionary Training in the Basel Mission on Its Early Work in Ghana 1828-1840" | James Clarke, January 26, 2017, cover price $59.00
9781498229524 | Pickwick Pubns, January 15, 2016, cover price $42.00

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Product Description: Contrary to popular impressions, the days of the missionary are far from over. North American churches send more missionaries than ever before, and 90 percent of them are evangelicals who are not affiliated with the "mainline" Protestant mission boards...read more
By Wilbert R. Shenk (editor)

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9781620326428 | Wipf & Stock Pub, December 1, 2012, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Contrary to popular impressions, the days of the missionary are far from over.
9780802804020 | Eerdmans Pub Co, July 1, 1990, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A gold mine of information about American evangelical missions over the last century - their motives, methods, message, and mistakes.

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Product Description: Wilbert Shenk presents five important papers on how Christian historical and mission studies need to be changed in the light of the emergence of World Christianity and the demise of the West as its spiritual and political center. Shenk introduces the entire question in a brilliant essay that portrays the demographic, cultural, and theological shifts in tectonics...read more
By Wilbert R. Shenk (editor)

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9781610976244 | Wipf & Stock Pub, September 8, 2011, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Wilbert Shenk presents five important papers on how Christian historical and mission studies need to be changed in the light of the emergence of World Christianity and the demise of the West as its spiritual and political center.
9781570754531 | Orbis Books, October 1, 2002, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Wilbert Shenk presents five important papers on how Christian historical and mission studies need to be changed in the light of the emergence of World Christianity and the demise of the West as its spiritual and political center.

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Product Description: Description: This study is the first comprehensive history of the impact of the modern missionary movement on the understanding of and work toward Christian unity. It tells stories from all branches of the church: Roman Catholic, Orthodox, and Protestant in its many types (conciliar, evangelical, Pentecostal, and independent)...read more
By Wilbert R. Shenk (foreword by)

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9781608996025 | Wipf & Stock Pub, November 1, 2010, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Description: This study is the first comprehensive history of the impact of the modern missionary movement on the understanding of and work toward Christian unity.

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Product Description: During the past twenty years the phenomenon of "church growth"--especially as it has been known under the dynamic leadership of Donald McGavran and the School of World Mission, Fuller Theological Seminary--has resulted in an impressive array of books, articles, reports, and theses...read more
By Wilbert R. Shenk (editor)

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9781608998722 | Wipf & Stock Pub, August 1, 2010, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: During the past twenty years the phenomenon of "church growth"--especially as it has been known under the dynamic leadership of Donald McGavran and the School of World Mission, Fuller Theological Seminary--has resulted in an impressive array of books, articles, reports, and theses.

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Product Description: In this seminal resource, six contributors with broad mission experience examine current trends in missiological thought. They call the church to renewal in mission based on the model of Jesus the Messiah. The authors-Neal Blough, John Driver, Roelf S...read more
By Wilbert R. Shenk (editor)

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9781556356919 | Wipf & Stock Pub, February 1, 2008, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: In this seminal resource, six contributors with broad mission experience examine current trends in missiological thought.
9780836136104 | Herald Pr, April 1, 1993, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: Anabaptist/Mennonite missiology in light of a half-century of involvement in cross-cultural missions. He recognizes the importance of preserving deeply held beliefs while proposing new, more realistic, and positive advances in mission...read more
By Wilbert R. Shenk (foreword by)

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9781556352775 | Wipf & Stock Pub, February 16, 2007, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Anabaptist/Mennonite missiology in light of a half-century of involvement in cross-cultural missions.

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Product Description: Twenty six missiologist from nearly every family of mission studies reflect on how Wilbert Shenk has influenced their conversations.
By Charles Edward Van Engen (editor), James R. Krabill (editor), Walter Sawatsky (editor) and Wilbert R. Shenk (editor)

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9781570756535 | Orbis Books, March 24, 2006, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Twenty six missiologist from nearly every family of mission studies reflect on how Wilbert Shenk has influenced their conversations.

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Product Description: Henry Venn was born and bred among the British evangelical aristocracy at Clapham. Wilberforce, Grant, Macaulay, Stephen, and Thornton were at the height of their powers - leading the campaign against slavery, promoting public morals, founding philanthropic and missionary societies - at the turn of the nineteenth century...read more

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9781597525480 | Reprint edition (Wipf & Stock Pub, January 30, 2006), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Henry Venn was born and bred among the British evangelical aristocracy at Clapham.

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Product Description: For over three decades Roy H. Kreider experienced the hopes and challenges of living in the new nation of Israel. From the Sinai War (1956), Six-Day War (1967), and Yom Kippur War (1973) to the ever-present threat of terrorism to the antagonism between Christians, Jews, and Muslims to the constant possibility of being evicted from the country, life in Israel was often filled with danger and uncertainty...read more
By Roy H. Kreider and Wilbert R. Shenk (foreword by)

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9780836192889 | Herald Pr, August 30, 2004, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: For over three decades Roy H.

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Product Description: The year 1810 marks the start of the North American foreign missions movement -- a movement begun with typical American enthusiasm and vigor but in need of practical grounding. This volume explores important facets of the development of North American foreign missions, paying particular attention to the role agencies like the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (ABCFM) played in shaping the theology, theory, and policy of evangelistic activities overseas...read more
By Wilbert R. Shenk (editor)

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9780802824851 | Eerdmans Pub Co, June 1, 2004, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The year 1810 marks the start of the North American foreign missions movement -- a movement begun with typical American enthusiasm and vigor but in need of practical grounding.

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Shenk addresses the question: What is the Church's Future in a time of cultural crisis and transition?

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9781579106478 | Wipf & Stock Pub, May 16, 2001, cover price $17.00
9781563381188 | Trinity Pr Intl, May 1, 1995, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Shenk addresses the question: What is the Church's Future in a time of cultural crisis and transition?

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Product Description: What is mission and what are the distinctives of the church in mission? As we look at the twenty-first century church continuing the mission for which it was commissioned by its Lord, a conference designed to pick up and learn from the vision for mission of the 16th century Anabaptist movement was held at the International Baptist Theological Seminary, Prague, Czech Republic...read more

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9781579105822 | Wipf & Stock Pub, March 2, 2001, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: What is mission and what are the distinctives of the church in mission?
9780836133677 | Herald Pr, September 1, 1984, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: What is mission and what are the distinctives of the church in mission?

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By Wilbert R. Shenk (editor)

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9781579105808 | Wipf & Stock Pub, February 12, 2001, cover price $15.00

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Product Description: Changing Frontiers of Mission reflects on the history of missions and seeks to discern its path for the future. Ever since Jesus' time, mission must precede the church. The renewal of the church is linked to recovery of this priority of mission...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781570752599 | Orbis Books, March 1, 1999, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Changing Frontiers of Mission reflects on the history of missions and seeks to discern its path for the future.

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9780836112030, titled "Bibliography of Henry Venn's Printed Writings" | Herald Pr, June 1, 1975, cover price $3.75

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