Research & Study

Mission research and study

  • AfriGO

    A quarterly magazine celebrating Africans serving cross-culturally in missions.
    Location: Accra, Ghana
  • Biblical Missiology

    Muslim evangelism methodology, contextualization, etc.
    Location: Boulder, CO, United States
  • Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide

    CCCW operates at the intersection of academy, church and world. It is run by the Henry Martyn Trust, established in 1881 to promote world mission in Cambridge. CCCW provides resources for the study of and participation in mission and World Christianity.
    Tel: 01223 330641
    Location: Cambridge, Cambs.
  • Center for the Study of Global Christianity

    The Center for the Study of Global Christianity at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary is a comprehensive resource center for Christian research. It serves as a resource for empirical information and analysis on the global Christian movement.

    This is a web based resource for studying the early church. Covers early church history until the the rise of the medieval Papacy (c.600 AD).
  • Evangelical Missions Quarterly Online

    EMQ explores key topics in world missions today. Their writers are veteran missionaries and mission leaders who bring years of experience to the table as they research, reflect and write on select issues.
    Location: Wheaton, IL, United States
  • International Association for Mission Studies (IAMS)

    IAMS is an international, inter-confessional and interdisciplinary professional society for the scholarly study of Christian witness and its impact in the world. There are over 500 individual and corporate members around the world. The journal Mission Studies is published twice a year. International conferences are held every three to four years.
    Location: Croydon
  • John Clements - Discipleship and Missiology

    Mission articles and details of author's "mobile academy of mission".
  • Keston Institute

    Keston Institute, founded in 1969 under the title of Centre for the Study of Religion and Communism, has specialised in the study of all religions and all forms of religious expression in Communist and formerly Communist countries.
    Tel: n/a
    Location: Durham

    This US based site provides resources for missions education.
  • Mission Frontiers

    Since 1979, Mission Frontiers magazine has been providing subscribers with innovative insights on a wide range of topics from the most creative minds and well-known frontier mission thought leaders.
    Location: Pasadena, CA, United States
  • Mission Hits Journals

    'Mission Hits Journals' is a quarterly collection of links to all world mission and world Christianity related journal articles from the previous 3 months.
  • Newbigin Resources

    Dedicated to Bishop J.E. Lesslie Newbigin (1909-1998). This site includes the full text of many of his writings, searchable by title, and downloadable as pdf files. It also includes (and will add as they become available) many of his audio lectures, and speeches. In addition, it gives access to a number of significant interactions with his thought.
  • Oxford Centre for Mission Studies

    OCMS is a key graduate research centre that empowers churches in the global South through training their leaders. Our combination of close student support and flexible residency allows scholars to combine study with ongoing ministry.
    Tel: 01865 556071
    Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • People Groups

    A site with all the statistics you need about people groups in just about any country of the world.
  • SOAS Missionary Collections

    SOAS holds the largest collection of Christian missionary archives in the UK; as well as personal papers of many individual missionaries. These collections span the 18th to 20th centuries and include a wealth of primary source material, such as correspondence, reports, minutes, journals, photographs and films.
  • The British & Irish Association for Practical Theology

    The British and Irish Association for Practical Theology is an active forum for practitioners, teachers and researchers in the broad field of practical theology.
    Location: Thatcham
  • Theological Research Exchange Network (TREN)

    TREN is a US based online listing of over 10,000 theological thesis and dissertation titles. Also included are over 1,000 papers read at annual and regional meetings of the Evangelical Theological Society. A useful resource for missions research or for any other Christian study. You can search the database with any keyword or subject.
    Location: Portland, OR, United States
  • To Every Tribe

    This website includes some good information and links on tribes and tribal issues for missionaries.
    Location: Los Fresnos, TX, United States
  • Vista

    Vista is a quarterly bulletin and online service which highlights issues relevant to those living and working in Europe.