Arthur Daniells Institute for Mission Studies

Interdisciplinary institute for theological and social science research on congregational development and mission

The members of the Arthur Daniells Institute for Mission Studies research and teach in all areas of mission studies. Current areas of focus are studies on congregational development and regional research (especially Eastern Europe and Africa).


Current projects

  • editing a collection of sources on Christianity in Kenya.
  • book project “Adventism in Africa, Asia and Oceania: An Annotated Bibliography”.
  • collecting and editing religious stories of the Maasai.

Managing board of the institute

László Szabó László SzabóDr.
Mission and Intercultural Studies | Director ADIMIS
An der Ihle 5aLÜP 212
D-39291 Möckern-Friedensau
Tel.: + 49 (0) 39 21 9 16 204

Stefan Höschele Stefan HöschelePh. D. (University of Malawi)
Dean of Theology, Systematic Theology and Adventist Studies
An der Ihle 5aLÜP 305
D-39291 Möckern-Friedensau
Tel.: + 49 (0) 39 21 9 16 121

Publications by members of the institute

Publications by predecessor organizations

Zentralstelle für Evangelisation und Gemeindeaufbau (Central Office for Evangelization and Congregation-Building) (ed.). Handbuch für Gemeindeaufbau (Handbook for congregation-building). Loose-leaf set (5 volumes). Darmstadt/Friedensau: Zentralstelle für Evangelisation und Gemeindeaufbau, 1993