Books, Presentations, and Articles from Daniel Rickett

Books Authored

  • Building Strategic Relationships: A practical guide to partnering with non-Western missions. 3rd ed. Minneapolis: STEM Press. 2008.
  • Least-Valued No More: Research and recommendations on the plight of women. Co-authored with Michele Rickett. Norcross, GA: Sisters In Service. 2007.
  • Making Your Partnership Work. Enumclaw, WA: WinePress Publishing. 2002.
  • Ordinary Women: Developing a faithwalk worth passing on. Co-authored with Michele Rickett. Enumclaw, WA: WinePress Publishing. 2001.
  • Supporting Indigenous Ministries. Co-edited with Dotsey Welliver. Wheaton, IL: Billy Graham Center, Wheaton College. 1997.

Recent Interactive Workshops

  • Becoming the Best Mission Partner You Can Be
  • Short-Term Missions that Heal
  • Value Creation in Mission Partnerships
  • Becoming God’s Missionary People

Recent Papers and Presentations

  • “Dependency is the Best Part of Interdependency,” Amazon Consultation, Alteco, May 3 – 6, 2010.
  • “What’s in It for You? Value creation in cross-cultural partnership,” AERDO Summit on Excellence in Cross-Cultural Church Partnership, Compassion International. August 2009.
  • “Measuring Ministry Impact,” The Mission Exchange webinar. August 2009.
  • “Becoming the Best Mission Partner You Can Be,” Short-Term Mission Leaders Conference, STEM Intl. April 2009.
  • “Partnering for Good,” Amazon Consultation, Alteco. April 1-4, 2009.
  • “Signs of God’s Reign on Earth,” Faith and International Development Conference, Calvin College. February 2009.
  • “Leading Change in the Church,” Festival of Learning, Africa Equip Ministry. January 2009.
  • “Living Like It Matters,” Northwestern College. November 2008.
  • “Short-Term Missions that Heal,” Fellowship of Short-Term Mission Leaders Conference. October 2008.
  • “Value Creation in Mission Partnerships,” Strategic Alliance Summit, Conexión 10/40. October 2008.
  • “Authentic Intercultural Partnership,” The Mission Exchange webinar. September 2008.
  • “Becoming God’s Missionary People,” Perspectives on the World Christian Movement. May 2008.
  • “The Promise of Short-Term Missions,” Fellowship of Short-Term Mission Leaders Conference. October 2007.

Published Articles

  • “What’s in It for You?.” In B. Birmingham and S. Todd (eds.), Shared Strength: Exploring Cross-Cultural Christian Partnerships. Colorado Springs, CO: Compassion International, 2010
  • “Puck and the Mischief of Measurement: How to assess ministry outcomes.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly (July 2009).
  • “Narrative, Communion, and Development: Transformational short-term missions.” Mission Maker Magazine (2009).
  • “Finding Your Cross-Cultural Partner.” Mission Maker Magazine (2009).
  • “Short-term Missions for Long-term Partnership.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly (January 2008).
  • “The Growing Need for Collaboration.” Mission Maker Magazine (2007).
  • “Cross-Cultural Matches Made in Heaven Involve Some Work on Earth.” ACMC Mobilizer (September 2006).
  • “Funding Projects: Anatomy of a matching grant.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly 40, no. 4 (October 2004).
  • “When Things Go Wrong: Mistakes can be a blessing, if you are willing to learn.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly 40, no. 3 (July 2004).
  • “Becoming the Boss: How to unravel tangled roles and relationships.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly 40, no. 1 (January 2004).
  • “Capacity Building: Growing healthy roots in mission organizations.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly 38, no. 3 (July 2002).
  • “Strategic Management: The art of staying on-purpose.” Christian Manager, vol. 2 (Feb–Mar 2002).
  • “Fine-Tuning Financing: Principles of giving and receiving in missions partnerships.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly 38, no. 1 (January 2002).
  • “Healthy Organizations Learn the Benefits of Appropriate Ministry Evaluation.” GMI World (Spring 2001).
  • “Seven Mistakes Partners Make and How to Avoid Them.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly 37, no. 3 (July 2001).
  • “Avoid Pitfalls in Partnerships.” InterLit 36, no. 4 (August 1999).
  • “Preventing Dependency: Developmental partnering.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly 34, no. 4 (October 1998).