Evangelical Missions Quarterly Vol. 50 No. 2 – April 2014

REGULAR FEATURES

134 A Second Look: The God of Islam and the God of the Bible
By Gary Corwin

222 In the 20/30 Gap: Learning Curve in Rwanda: A Long Journey of Transformation By Debby Thomas

226 From Homogeneous to a Heterogeneous Unit Principle
By Erik Hyatt

234 Excellence in Missions: What Does the Future of the Traditional Mission Agency Look Like?  By Eldon Porter

240 Book Reviews
ARTICLES

138 Surmounting Community Honor and Islamic Law in Muslim Culture By Ron Coody

[Church planters must reckon with the problem of how to stimulate Muslims to think creatively outside the boundaries put down by the community.]

148 Seeking Asian-American Theologies
By Miriam Adeney with Boon Chayavichitsilp, Jodi Gatlin, Jennifer Gebhart, Megan Hamshar, and Kevin Moxon

[A group of graduate students uncover theologies of Asian-Americans at the grassroots level.]

158 Millennials and Mission: Demystifying and Unleashing a Generation By Jim Raymo

[Risking, winning, failing, and growing along with the millennials can result in a staggering blessing for the advance of God’s kingdom.]

168 A Closer Look at Adult Children of the Mentally Ill in Missions
By Vicki Hornung Reyes

[An overview of mental illness and the potential blessings and challenges of having missionaries who come from families with mental illness.]

178 Business as Mission under Scrutiny By Christopher R. Little

[If mission historians and theologians are to positively assess Business as Mission, they will need to take into consideration seven cautions.]

188 Mobilization Lessons from the Life of Jesus By Mark Stebbins

[In our mobilization, we must have the right foundation laid through depth in God’s word, prayer, and time with people.]

194 Must-haves for Innovation in Missions By Larry B. Jones

[Achieving a culture of creativity in the context of missions brings with it significant leadership challenges, but also holds the promise of greater effectiveness.]

204 New Narratives toward a Biblical Response to Animism: Perspective from Church History and Scripture By Kelvin Onongha

[The author shares selected scripture passages as heuristic devices to teach lessons relevant to the worldviews of animistic peoples.]

214 Eighteen Leaders Discuss the Mission of Jesus Christ Today By Paul E. Johnson

[An interview with some of the top mission leaders about the mission of Jesus in the world today.]