Beyond Christendom: Globalization, African Migration and the Transformation of the West

Jehu Hanciles undertakes a rigorous study of migrating Africans and their effects on globalization.

Education Book

Bridges International

Helps international students through service activities, social networking, and spiritual resources.

P3 N2 Students

UNHCR - The United Nations Refugee Agency

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is a global organization dedicated to saving lives, protecting rights and...

N2 Refugees

ACMI Global Networking Site

A website serving as a global network and catalyst for those who minister to and with international...

P3 N2 Students Website

A Better Country: Embracing the Refugees in Our Midst

This study helps US Christians think theologically and practically about the global refugee...

Refugees Website

ACMI ISM Resource Center

International Student Ministry resources from Assoc. of Christians Ministering Among Internationals.

Students Website


Online platform for ISM connections, especially for int'l students and scholars in transition.

Students Website

Diaspora Missiology: When the Mission Field Comes to Us

A public lecture given at Laidlaw College by Dr. Terry Casino on diaspora missiology.

Education Video

The Mission Field Coming to Our Campuses

In this article from the Lausanne Movement's website, ISM expert Leiton Chinn on the relevance of...

Students Visioncasting Returnees Document Mission TO Mission THROUGH Non-Technical

Tradecraft: For the Church on Mission

This book describes how to utilize the tools of missional living to live missionally at home.

P3 Training Book Mission TO CPM/DMM Non-Technical

Working with Immigrant-Origin Clients

In light of the recent immigration issues,this report addresses how we can work with immigrants.

P3 Training Acculturation Document

Why People Move: A Prolegomenon to Diaspora Missiology

Terry Casino writes an essential and succinct yet sweeping overview of diaspora missiology. After...

Education Research Visioncasting Document Foundational Technical

What Drives Human Migration?

Hein de Haas (Univ. of Amsterdam Professor of Sociology) reflects on the reasons behind migration....

L3 P3 Mapping Website Non-Technical Migration

Western Agency, Meet the Diaspora

Dr. John Baxter's interview with IJFM about Western missions agencies' role in diaspora missions.

L1 L2 O1 O2 Visioncasting Document Foundational Non-Technical Organizational Change

Understanding and Embracing Intercultural Unity

The Ethnic America Network (EAN) outlines their position on intercultural unity in this paper.

O1 Acculturation Document Non-Technical

Towards a Prophetic Response to Global Financial Idolatry

Paul Tyson presents his paper on Global financial idolatry in the context of diaspora and its...

Document Technical Globalization

Towards Contextualization from Within: Some Tools and Culture Themes

Dr. Melba Padilla Maggay develops a theology of contextualization and then applies this process of...

Document Technical Contextualization

The Seoul Declaration on Diaspora Missiology

The Lausanne Movement's Declaration on Diaspora Missiology from their 2009 Gathering in Seoul.

Education Document Foundational Non-Technical

The New People Next Door

The Lausanne Team tackles the scope and breadth of diaspora missiology in this broad introduction....

L3 Training Education Partnership Visioncasting Mobilization Document Mission TO Mission THROUGH Foundational Non-Technical

The International Church for a Global World

An article about the growth of International Churches and their role in reaching diaspora peoples.

Acculturation Partnership Visioncasting Document Mission BY and BEYOND Non-Technical

South Asian Christian Diaspora

Jacobsen & Raj discuss the implications of the South Asian Diaspora in a Christian context.

Acculturation Document Mission THROUGH Mission BY and BEYOND Technical South Asian

Social Media Ministry Made Easy

Mobile Ministry Forum shares this easy approach to social media ministry.

Training Document Non-Technical

Refugee Public Affiliate Directory 2015

2015 Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration Office of Admissions Refugee...

N2 Refugees Partnership Document Non-Technical

Mission By and Beyond the Diaspora

In this journal article, Rev. Stan Downes argues that there is great potential in mission by and...

L2 Education Visioncasting Document Mission BY and BEYOND Foundational Technical

Mission and the Palestinian Diaspora

Andrew Bush discusses how the least can learn from the least when working in the Middle East. Missions...

Mobilization Document Mission TO Mission THROUGH Technical Contextualization M.East

Diaspora Missiology

From Enoch Wan and Michael Pocock comes their newest book in understanding diaspora...

Book Mission TO Mission THROUGH Mission BY and BEYOND Mission WITH Foundational Organizational Change M.East

Crossing the Divide: A Case Study of a Western Mission Agency’s Encounter with Diaspora Missions

John Baxter shares principles learned as a US-based agency sends an immigrant family into missions.

P1 O1 Education Document

3 Models of Acculturation

Dr. David Dunaetz explains 3 models of how members of a culture are influenced by those of...

P3 Training Acculturation Education Document

Capetown Commitment Diaspora Bibliography

Diaspora-related bibliographic resources for the Capetown Commitment.

L1 Education Document

Diaspora Ministry in Acts

Dr. Larry Caldwell shares his thoughts on the Apostle Paul's teaching and how it can guide us today.

Education Document

Diaspora Peoples From Their Perspective

Paul Dzubinski of EMRG explains ways diaspora peoples see themselves, and who may best reach them.

P3 Acculturation Document

Ending Statelessness

This article from the UNHCR website addresses what is to be done when people on the move are denied...

Refugees Website

Fruitful Practices in Ministry to the North American Muslim Diaspora

The results of a Fruitful Practice Research study in ministry to Muslims in North America

Training Document N.America Muslim

Wrinkling Time in the Missionary Task

A Theological Review of Church Planting Movements Methodology. In this essay, Dr. Massy critiques the CPM...

Research Document CPM/DMM