A great place to find books is You can order by phone and have the books delivered to your door within a few days. They seem to have fairly decent prices. Also see the books listed at the Window Information Network.

  • Operation World : The Day-By-Day Guide to Praying for the World. Patrick Johnstone Published by Zondervan Pub House 1993. The Operation World website. Or get the Operation World CD!
  • You Can Change the World. by Daphne Spraggett, Jill Johnstone. Volume 1 and 2 available. Published by Zondervan Pub House 1996. (Children's version of Operation World)
  • Africa. Published by Instructional Fair, Inc., Grand Rapids, MI. ISBN 1-56822-310-2 (This book has the worksheets)
  • *Banza's Incredible Journey and other stories from ADRA. by Celeste perrino Walker. Published by Pacific Press 1995. (stories from many countries)
  • *The AWR Story Book. by Walter Scragg and Andrea Steele. Published by Adventist World Radio and Review and Herald 1996.

*Books About Global Mission (Great current mission stories for worships).

  • Front Line India by Fern Babcock. Published by Review and Herald 1994.
  • Front Line Cambodia by Fern Babcock. Published by Review and Herald.
  • Front Line Irian Jaya by Fern Babcock. Published by Review and Herald 1997.
  • Another great resource is Adventist Frontier Missions magazine.
  • The Adventist Adult Sabbath School lessons also have mission stories from Global Mission each week. I suggest collecting them!

Please email me if you have any ideas of books to add to the list.

If we could shrink the earth's population to a village of precisely 100 people, with all the existing human ratios remaining the same, it would look like this:

  • 57 Asians.. 21 Europeans.. 14 from the Western Hemisphere (north and south)..8 Africans.
  • 52 would be female.. 48 would be male..
  • 70 would be non white, 30 white
  • 70 would be non Christian, 30 would be Christian..
  • 59% of the entire world's wealth would be in the hands of only 6 people and all 6 would be citizens of the United
  • 80 would live in substandard housing.. 70 would be unable to read.. 50 would suffer from malnutrition..
  • 1 would be near death, 1 would be near birth..
  • Only 1 would have a college education.
  • 1 would own a computer

"When one considers our world from such a compressed perspective, the need for both acceptance and understanding becomes glaringly apparent". -Author Unknown.

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