Book List

Below are the required books for each semester of the training. Please purchase these books in advance of each semester. We have provided links below where you can purchase these books, however, you are welcome to purchase them at the bookstore / website of your choosing.

In addition to the books listed below, there will be a few textbooks written by NTM/Ethnos Canada that you will receive in class. The cost of those books will be charged to your account (the cost of these books are included in the projected book costs above).

First Semester

Book Author ISBN Purchase
North American Worldview
Choose and purchase just one book form the NA Worldview Section
Why You Think the Way You Do: The Story of Western Worldviews from Rome to Home[2] Glenn Sunshine 9780310292302 [paperback, kindle],
Naming the Elephant[2] James W. Sire 9780830827794,
A Novel Approach Michael Matthews 1773028901
Biblical WorldView
Building on Firm Foundations – Vol. 1 – 9 Trevor McIlwain 1890040401 Purchase at Ethnos Canada bookstore or at Ethnos360 Bookstore (digital)
Grace, Salvation and Discipleship Charlie Bing 0996561412
Learning Styles
The Way They Learn: How to discover and teach to your child’s strengths Cynthia Ulrich Tobias 9781561794140 [paperback, kindle],
Cross Cultural Communication
Ministering Cross-Culturally: An Incarnational Model for Personal Relationships Sherwood G. Lingenfelter & Marvin K. Mayers 9780801026478 [paperback, kindle],
Form and Meaning
One Bible, Many Versions: Are All Translations Created Equal? Dave Brunn 9780830827152 Purchase at Ethnos Canada bookstore or

Second Semester

Book Author ISBN Purchase
Biblical Worldview
Journey Into God’s Word Duvall & Hays 031027513X [paperback, kindle], [kindle, paperback
Missionary Partnership Development
Funding Your Ministry Scott Morton 9781631466847 ebook, paperback
Communicating Christ in Animistic Contexts Gailyn Van Rheenen 0878087710,
In-ka-hai: How Sweet It Is! Chantal Chen   Purchase at Ethnos Canada bookstore or goodseed [paperback, kindle]
Folk Religion
Understanding Folk Religions Paul G. Hiebert 0–8010–2219–3 [paperback, kindle],
Curriculum Development
Communicating Christ Cross-Culturally, 2nd Edition David J. Hesselgrave 0310368111,

Third Semester

Book Author ISBN Purchase
Techniques Practicum
Cross-Cultural Servanthood: Serving the World in Christlike Humility Duane H. Elmer 9780830833788 [paperback, kindle],
CLAWare Software Ethnos360   Provided during course