Church History

Understanding the Heritage of the Christian Church

The Christian church is nearly 2000 years old.  The doctrine, practices and beliefs we have today are a result of 2000 years of history that is helpful to understand.

Books:

Anthropological Reflections on Missiological Issues, Paul Hiebert

Church History in Plain Language, Bruce Shelley

The Complete Guide to Christian Denominations, Ron Rhodes

From Jerusalem to Irian Jaya; a Biographical History of Christian Missions, Ruth A Tucker

A History of Christianity in the U.S. and Canada, Mark Noll

A History of Christianity Volume I & II, Kenneth Scott Latourette

A History of the Christian Church, Walker, Norris, Lotz, & Handy

Missions in the Third Millenium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, Stan Guthrie