Resources for Returnee Ministry

Diaspora Resources

General Returnee Preparation

Think Home: A Reentry Guide for Christian International Students. Lisa Espinelli Chinn. Intervarsity Press

Back Home—Daily Reflections on Re-entry. Lisa Espinelli Chinn.  Intervarsity Press

Think Home, UCCF / Friends International. A workbook to help you prepare international students for their return home.

New Horizons—Adjusting to Life Back Home by International Students, Inc.

Specific Returnee Preparation

Discipling a Mobile Global Mission Force

From first contact with a new culture to return home as a believer in Jesus Christ: this video series gives insight into ministry to East Asians on the Move.

(Chinese, English, Dutch,German subtitles)


3. Understanding

1. Culture Shock

4. Preparing to Return

2. First Contact

5. Back to Asia