Other Cultures, Religions and Worldviews
Simple guides to other worldviews and religions
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Working with Iranians2637 Downloads
A basic introduction to working with Iranians, written in 2004. Links to additional resources provided.
Working with Western Europeans2072 Downloads
A brief sketch of the history of Christianity in Europe and the church scene there today, plus some tips for witnessing to Western European students.
Ministering to students from Central/Eastern Europe2246 Downloads
Highlights some of the political and economic realities, social pressures and cultural changes that shape these students.
The African Worldview4314 Downloads
An engaging introduction to 2 major influences of the African worldview – the centrality of community and rural/urban lifestyles.
Sharing the Gospel with those of other faiths2334 Downloads
Discussion questions & case studies to help people think through how to share the gospel with those from a different culture/worldview from themselves. A good introduction.
Roman Catholicism2155 Downloads
A brief (6 page) document sketching key Roman Catholic beliefs and how to witness to Roman Catholics. Highlights some of the complexities.
Relating to East Asians2292 Downloads
Identifies a few key aspects of East Asian worldview and culture, and suggests ways of relating well and communicating the gospel to East Asians.
Making Friends with Japanese3510 Downloads
A 29-page booklet outlining Japanese history, culture and worldview, with advice regarding friendship and evangelism.
Describes and illustrates a few popular/pervasive aspects of a postmodern view of the world.
Jehovahs Witnesses leaflet3301 Downloads
A simple handout that can be given to students to help them distinguish Jehovah's Witnesses from mainstream Christianity
Eastern Orthodoxy2489 Downloads
Outlines the history of the Eastern Orthodox Church, how it differs from evangelicalism, and how we can relate to those who come from this tradition.
East meets West (Red Blue) Infographics2845 Downloads
Yang Liu's popular graphics depicting the differences between East and West.
Cults leaflet2386 Downloads
A simple handout that can be given to students to help them distinguish cults from mainstream Christianity.
Toolkit for Working with Chinese 2022
Recommended books, websites, newsletters, videos, conferences, networks, etc. Updated Feb 2022.
Toolkit for Working with Europeans2356 Downloads
Recommended books, websites, bulletins, videos, networks, etc.
Overview of World Religions3617 Downloads
8 page document outlining the spectrum of world religions, the biblical view of other religions and the uniqueness of the Gospel. From International Students, Inc. ©1993, 2004
Is Jesus the only way to God3597 Downloads
8 defense of the exclusive claims of Jesus Christ, from International Students, Inc. ©1995