Reading List

Basic Peacemaking Principles ~ Recommended Reading



  • The Peacemaker 3rd Edition, Ken Sande, Baker Books 1992
  • Resolving Everyday Conflict, Kevin Johnson, Ken Sande, Baker Books 2011
  • The Peacemaking Pastor, Alfred Poirier, Baker Books 2004
  • Redeeming Church Conflicts, Tara Klena Barthel, David V. Edling, Baker Books 2012
  • War of Words: Getting to the Heart of Your Communication Struggles, Paul David Tripp, P & R Publishing January       2000
  • Relationships: A Mess Worth Making, Paul David Tripp and Timothy S. Lane, New Growth Press, November 1, 2006
  • How People Change, Timothy S. Lane and Paul David Tripp, Vantage Point Books, May 30, 2006
  • Choosing Forgiveness: Your Journey to Freedom, Nancy Leigh DeMoss, Moody Publishers, October 1, 2006
  • Unpacking Forgiveness, Chris Brauns, Crossway 2008

Culture of Peace Booklets

  • Words That Cut, Culture of Peace SeriesPeacemaker Ministries, 2001
  • Judging Others, Culture of Peace SeriesPeacemaker Ministries, 2001

DVD-Based Studies


For Organizations and Businesses

These helpful articles can be found on the Peacemaker Ministries website.


About Mediation and Arbitration

These helpful articles can be found on the Peacemaker Ministries website.

  • Christian Conciliation (Parts One, Two, and Three)
  • A Case for Reconciliation
  • The High Cost of Conflict Among Christians
  • Preventative Law within the Faith Community
  • The Cross and Criticism
  • The God We Can Trust
  • Christian Conciliation Alternative to ADR (Parts One, Two, and Three)
  • Peacemaking Can Preserve Staff, Money and Mission
  • God, Conflict, and Zealous Advocacy
  • Dangers of Good Advocacy

For information on training and online training resources available from Peacemaker Ministries, visit Peacemaker University.