College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
Department of Psychology
Missionary fathers are sometimes better equipped to undertake the missionary task than to be successful husbands and fathers in stressful, cross-cultural contexts. This paper examines several missiological principles which are congruent with family systems theory that can help missionary fathers ensure the success of their family life.
Lambert, S. S. & Dunaetz, D. R. (2014). Professional missionary, amateur father: Using missiological principles and family systems theory to raise an emotionally healthy family. Evangelical Missions Quarterly, 50 (3), 266-273.