Resources for Reaching Middle Easterners (Muslims)

Cultural issues:

            Roland Muller, “Honor and Shame: Unlocking the Door.” Xlibris Corporation, 2000. (

General and basic introduction to what Muslims believe:

            William M. Miller, “A Christian Response to Islam.”  Phillipsburg, N.J.: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishers, 1976

            George W. Braswell, “What You Need to Know about Islam and Muslims.” Nashville: Broadman and Holman Publishers, 2000.


            Arabic/English version of the “Four Spiritual Laws”  (Available through Campus Crusade for Christ Australia at —  After entering the site, click on “Download Bilingual Gospel Tracts” and then “Select Tracts to View”)

            Multilanguage version of “JESUS” video with Old Testament introduction


            “The Five Principles.” Henry Aoun and NAMESTAN

            Norman Geisler and Abdul Saleeb, “Answering Islam: The Crescent in the Light of the Cross.” Grand Rapids: Baker, 2002.


            David Shenk  “People of God”  (This is a Bible correspondence course intended for studying the Scriptures with a Muslim who wants to look for himself at what the Scriptures teach.  The course is comprised by four separate booklets:  “The Beginning of People,” “God’s Covenant with People,” “God Loves People” and “The People of Faith.”
            The course is available from:
            Multi-Language Media Inc.
            PO Box 301
            Ephrata, PA.  17522

             Bill Perry, “Storyteller’s Bible Study for Internationals” is also available from Multi-Language Media.”  It was published in 1991.

              William J. Saal, “Reaching Muslims for Christ.” Chicago: Moody Press, 1991  (We especially recommend “Part 3: Strategies for Ministry” which includes these chapters–14. Communicating the Gospel; 15. Approaching Problem Areas;  16. Contextualization in an Arab Muslim Environment; 17. A Model for Using the Bible with Muslims; and 18. Resources for Muslim Evangelism.)