1 Esler, Theodore. Movements and Missionary Agencies: A Case Study of Church Planting Missionary Teams. Fuller Dissertation, March, 2012.
2 Esler refers to the mobilization of resources toward a cause most commonly pointing to personnel and finances though other factors can be part of this as well.
3 Esler, p. 65.
4 Pierson, The Dynamics of Christian Mission. (2009: 135-149)
5 Esler, p. 52.
6 Bricolage is a word from French referring to innovation and improvisation when building something new. Oxford Dictionary of Literary Affairs, Oxford Press, p. 42.
7 Esler, pp. 93-95.
8 McChrystal, Stanley, David Silverman, Tantum Collins, Chris Fusell: Team of Teams: New Rules of Engagement for a Complex World, Kindle location 220 Penguin Random House, New York. 2015.
9 McChrystal, loc. 1423-1424.
10 McChrystal, loc. 971.
11 Ibid, loc 1127.
12 Ibid. loc. 1581.
13 Ibid. loc. 1702.
14 Ibid. loc. 1948-1955. 15 Ibid. loc. 3576. 16 Ibid. loc 3980, 4030. 17 Butler, Well Connected. p. 41.
18 Butler, p. 51.
19 Butler, Well Connected. p. 101.
20 Ibid. p. 288.
21 Primuth, Kärin. Mission Networks: Connecting the Global Church, EMQ vol. 51, No 2., Wheaton, p. 215.
22 Avery, Mark. Beyond Interdependency: An identity based perspective on interorganizational mission. Fuller Theological Seminary dissertation 2005, p. 79.
23 Ibid, p. 96.
24 Avery Interview, January 26, 2016.
26 Ibid. p.98.
27 Snuggs, Elliott. Core-Network-Cloud (Overview), Feb 21, 2015 - https://www.a2community.net/com/ih/873-core-network-cloud-overview
28 In this diagram, A2i refers to our international leadership serving the movement while A2 community refers to all of those who serve within the scope of our vision and mission. Within our movement, we have a network of leaders committed to one another and our common cause. Beyond that, each participant is engaged in activities that may relate to our mission but may not be something everyone within the movement is committed to.
29 Snuggs, Elliott. CORE - The Centripetal Force of A Movement, Part 2 (April 2015) - https://www.a2community.net/com/ih/879-core-the-centripetal-force-of-a-movement-part-2
30 Breen, Mike. Leading Kingdom Movements. Kindle loc 1079.
31 Tom Steffan, The Facilitator Era: Beyond Pioneer Church Multiplication (Wipf & Stock, 2011).