Current Trends in Modern Missions


Trevor Johnson is a registered nurse and he serves with his wife, Teresa, among a remote tribal group in the Papua region of eastern Indonesia. Trevor served five years as an active-duty army officer, is a grad of Reformed Theological Seminary, and is a candidate for the Doctor of Missiology (D.Miss.) from Malaysia Baptist Theological Seminary. He was ordained and sent out by his sending authority of Bible Baptist Church in Saint Louis and partners with HeartCry Missionary Society. Trevor and Teresa have been married over 15 years, have four children, Noah, Alethea, Perpetua, and Baby Gideon. They hope to adopt someday.

In the lecture below, Professor Johnson discusses current trends in the theology and practice in modern missions. This lecture is part of the curriculum for PT 801 Introduction to Missions. For more information, contact us at