Books and Chapters

“Exploring social constructs and the lives of street children,” in Powers, Inequalities and Vulnerabilities: Impact of globalisation on children, youth and families and on the mission of the Church, AOSIS Publishing. 2019.

“Toward a Protective and Participative Spectrum of Care for Vulnerable Children, in Conversion and Transformation: Children and Youth in Mission Contexts. Christian Literature Fund. 2017.

“Bi-modal Rhythms of Celebration in Venezuela.” In Scripting Pentecost: A Study of Pentecostals, Worship and Liturgy. Routledge. 2017.

“Niños, niñas y adolescentes en riesgo como actores de la Misión de Dios.” In En nuestras manos y sus manos La coparticipación de la niñez y la adolescencia en la misión de Dios. BBB Producciones de San José, S.A. 2016

“Children at Risk in Missional Engagement.” In Effective Engagement in Short-term Missions: Doing it Right. William Carey Library. 2008.

“Street-Living and Working Children.” In Understanding God’s Heart for Children at Risk. World Vision Resources. 2007.

Community Children: A Ministry of Hope and Restoration for the Street Dwelling Child. Latin America Mission, 2005.

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Applied Research with Children at Risk in Development Contexts.” Published in William Carey International Development Journal. Spring 2016. Vol. 5 Issue 1.

Child Protagonism in Transformational Community Development.” Published in Transformation: SAGE Publications. Jan 2014, Vol. 31 N. 1.

Bi-Modal Mission Advancement in Ministry with Street-living and Working Children” Published in Missiology: SAGE Publications. July 2013. Vol. 41 N. 3

Other Journal Articles

Ethical Mission Responses to Children at Risk.” Evangelical Mission Quarterly—October 2010.

Strategic Impact: Multiplying our Effectiveness with Children at Risk.”  Evangelical Missions Quarterly—October 2009.

“Children at Risk in Short-term mission engagement” Restore Journal. Viva International. Issue 7, 2008.

“Children of the Community.” Reaching Children at Risk Journal, Viva International. Vol. 4, No. 2, 2003.


From Empowerment to Protagonismo Infantil: Christian Responses to Street Children in Latin America with Emphasis on the Early Encounter Project in Cochabamba, Bolivia. Dissertation: Fuller Theological Seminary. 2010.