The Church as Salt by Sally Douglas, 2021. Becoming the community Jesus speaks about. For an interview with Sally about this theme, click here

Gleanings of a Prairie Pastor by Joyce Sasse, 2021: free ebook binging together memories and reflections from many years of fruitful rural ministry

Re-Shaping Rural Ministry: A Theological and Practical Handbook, edited by James Bell, Jill Hopkinson and Trevor Willmott

God of the Whenua: Rural Ministry in Aotearoa New Zealand by Bill Bennett, 2005: with an ecumenical scope, Bill Bennett looks in depth at the traditional churches that still maintain a rural presence and their ministries

Rural Ministry: the shape of the renewal to come by L. Shannon Jung, 1998: for electronic version for limited time borrowing click here