Business as Mission provides information on what BAM is and how to get started. Their website also contains a blog and extensive links to training courses, conferences, books, articles, videos, and other resources about BAM.

Global Intent, formerly Global Opportunities, mobilizes and equips tentmakers. They have information about going on the mission field as a tentmaker, training courses and seminars, and articles, resources and e-books on tentmaking in missions.

Skybridge "is a community of marketplace workers and their families who want to be intentional and purposeful about the gospel wherever they live, work and play in the world." They provide networking opportunities, conferences, training, coaching, a blog with helpful articles, and a job-board with global employment opportunities.

BAM 360 offers articles about BAM and how to get involved, a blog about issues faced in BAM, a free 10-lesson training course, book recommendations, and an e-book of the same name on building a strong Business as Mission itentity.

The BAM Start-up Masterclass is an 8-week online course with personal mentoring.

Global Connections has a list of books and articles about Business as Mission on their website.


Tentmaking: The Life and Work of Business as Missions by Patrick Lai

7 Reasons Tentmaking Businesses Fail and How to Overcome Them by Toby Miles

On Kingdom Business: Transforming Missions Through Entrepreneurial Strategies by Tetsunao Yamamori and Kenneth A. Eldred

BAM Global Movement: Business as Mission Concepts and Stories by Gea Gort

The Missional Entrepreneur: Principles and Practices for Business as Mission by Mark L. Russell

Business for Transformation: Getting Started by Patrick Lai

Great Commission Companies: The Emerging Role of Business in Missions by Steven Rundle and Tom A. Steffen

Business as Mission: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice by C. Neal Johnson

Christian Microenterprise Development: An Introduction by David Bussau

Business as Mission: The Power of Business in the Kingdom of God by Michael R. Baer



Missions   Resource  Connection

Calvary Missions Resource Connection is a ministry to missionaries and senders. Our primary goal is to provide missionaries with the information and resources they need to enable them to fulfill the ministry God has called them to. In addition we work to equip pastors and senders with the information they need to support their missionaries as they prepare for the mission field, while they are living overseas, and upon their return to their passport country.

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