Theology of Missions
Dr. Sam Trumbull
An examination of the biblical and systematic theologies of missions in both the Old and New Testaments, including an emphasis on the mission of the early church in Acts and the Letters. This course also addresses contemporary issues such as holistic mission and incarnational ministry.
- DeYoung, Kevin and Greg Gilbert. What is the Mission of the Church? Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2011.
- Köstenberger, Andreas and Peter O’Brien. Salvation to the Ends of the Earth: A Biblical Theology of Mission. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2001.
- Payne, J. D. Theology of Missions: A Concise Biblical Theology. Bellingham, WA: Lexham, 2021.
- Leeman, Jonathan, Christopher Wright, John Franke, and Peter Leithart. Four Views on the Church’s Mission. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2017.