Whether you are a missionary planting churches, a missiologist writing an article, a student doing research, or simply interested in the advance of the Gospel Cambodia, the this resource page is for you!
In this free, online catalog, you will find books, dissertations, theses, articles, blog posts, and links about culture, church planting, church history, contextualization, leadership, and more to help you learn more about missions in Cambodia. This site is just getting started, so please, if you have additional resources to share please register to add resources here, and once you are approved by our moderators, start adding resources you have found helpful!

Animism

JD Crowley(June 28, 2013)
animism-the-default-religion-of-the-world-crowley.pdf download View | Download
Summary: If you go to Cambodia thinking you’re going to a Buddhist country, you will be in for a rude awakening. Audio is also available here: http://goo.gl/6IWSi
Keywords: Animism
Categories: Animism
JD Crowley(June 28, 2013)
the-antidote-to-animism-crowley.pdf download View | Download
Summary: How do you fight animism? With a robust gospel and the wise use of the Word. Audio is also available here: http://goo.gl/5IZfL
Keywords: Animism, Gospel
Categories: Animism, Missionary Resources

Buddhism

Ratanak(June 28, 2013)
paper_BuddhismInCambodia.pdf download View | Download
Keywords: Buddhism
Categories: Buddhism

Contextualization

Jackson Wu(August 2, 2014)
Saving-God-s-Face-A-Chinese-Contextualization-of-Salvation-through-Honor-and-Shame download View | Download
Summary: Saving God’s Face is a sophisticated and thoughtful monograph written at the intersection of Chinese culture, contextualization theory, and debates about the New Perspective on Paul. Wu leverages a dialogical theory of contextualization in order to show how honor-shame concepts in Chinese culture can help Christians understand the ‘glory’ and ‘honor’ images found in the […]
Categories: Contextualization
Forrest McPhail(September 3, 2013)
SR-Article-Reaching-Buddhists.pdf download View | Download
Summary: An article on how to reach Buddhists.
Categories: Contextualization
Paul H. DeNeui(July 1, 2013)
mthm639oleson_sum02_np_r2.pdf download View | Download
Summary: While written with Thai culture in mind, there are many cross-overs that also relate to Khmer Folk Buddhism.
Keywords: Contextualization, Gospel
Categories: Contextualization

Culture

Dr Ian Dicks of Global Interaction has developed the Engaging Culture and Worldview Inquiry Programme (ECWIP) to assist cross-cultural workers to better understand the host culture. In total, Ian Dicks, it is a three year programme spanning 30 topics of inquiry and outlines the basic steps necessary for developing an insider’s perspective on the host culture. The programme should take up to 5 hours a(February 4, 2014)
ecwip-introduction-topics-1-10-version-1-4.pdf download View | Download
Summary: Dr. Ian Dicks of Global Interaction has developed the Engaging Culture and Worldview Inquiry Programme (ECWIP) to assist cross-cultural workers to better understand the host culture.  In total, it is a three year programme spanning 30 topics of inquiry and outlines the basic steps necessary for developing an insider’s perspective on the host culture. The […]
Categories: Culture
Anne Blythe(February 4, 2014)
blythe-cultural-anthropology-to-modern-missions.pdf download View | Download
Summary: Highlights the importance of the sower of Matthew 13 to understand and cultivate the soil into which he was sowing, and the significance of this for modern missions.
Categories: Culture
Nix(February 4, 2014)
ccfc-language_and_culture_paper_09-2011.docx download View | Download
Summary: A great wake-up call on the critical importance of language and culture and why so many of us fall short.
Categories: Culture
Cambodia Research Network(July 3, 2013)
Peoples-of-Cambodia-2nd-edition.pdf download View | Download
Summary: The purpose of this book is to introduce the Unreached Peoples of Cambodia to Christians, so that prayer for these peoples, ministry to these peoples and friendship with these peoples might increase in our generation.
Keywords: Unreached People in Cambodia
Categories: Culture
Defence Language Institute Foreign Language Center(June 28, 2009)
Khmer.pdf download View | Download
Keywords: Culture, Language
Categories: Culture
Professor Sar Sarun(June 28, 1973)
Khmer-Mentality.pdf download View | Download
Keywords: Culture, Pre-Khmer Rouge
Categories: Culture

Ethnography

Geert Hofstede(February 4, 2014)
national-culture.html download View | Download
Summary: The work of Geert Hofstede into national and organisation culture unfortunately does not include Cambodia, but looking at his research, can you see where Cambodia might fit on each scale?
Categories: Ethnography
Michael Genzuk(February 4, 2014)
Ethnographic_Research.pdf download View | Download
Summary: A summary of what is involved in ethnographic research.
Categories: Ethnography
Family Health International(February 4, 2014)
participantobservation1-qualitative-data-field-guide.pdf download View | Download
Summary: Sourced from fhi360 publication Qualitative Research Methods: A Data Collector’s Field Guide
Categories: Ethnography
James Spradley(February 4, 2014)
types-of-ethnographic-questions.pdf download View | Download
Summary: A scanned chapter from James Spradley’s “The Ethnographic Interview”
Categories: Ethnography

Learning Khmer

Lynn Thigpen(August 19, 2013)
survivalkhmer.weebly.com download View | Download
Summary: A free curriculum series and other resources for studying the language and culture in Cambodia. This resource is available for free download here: http://survivalkhmer.weebly.com/
Categories: Learning Khmer

Methodology

Forrest McPhail(September 3, 2013)
Foreign-Support-of-Nationals-Please-Reconsider.pdf download View | Download
Summary: Should foreign churches, organizations or individuals support national churches or preachers in other countries?
Categories: Methodology

Orality

Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization(July 3, 2013)
Making%20Disciples%20of%20Oral%20Learners.pdf download View | Download
Summary: This booklet provides a very good description of the theory of oral communication and the need to use this approach with most of the peoples of the world.
Categories: Orality

Orientation

CCFC(May 10, 2014)
ccfc-orientation-manual-july-08.pdf download View | Download
Summary: This document provides a good overview of Cambodia and living here for the new arrival. However, it needs updating. Does any other team have a better one they are willing to post? You can do so in the “Add Resource” section of the website.
Keywords: Missionary Orientation Manual for Cambodia
Categories: Orientation