Degrees

  • Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara
  • M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara
  • M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary
  • B.A., Westmont College
  • Diploma, Moody Bible Institute

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Biography

Dr. Hayward was a missionary for 20 years among the highlands Dani people in Papua, Indonesia. His ministries include church planting, community development coordinator, leadership training and staff development, and supervision. He has written three books on the Dani people, plus numerous journal articles, encyclopedia entries, and chapters in books on missiological topics. He teaches classes in anthropology, folk religion, contextualization, ethics, new religious movements, and spiritual warfare. His outstanding contributions as a teacher have been acknowledged by awards from Who's Who Among America's teachers, the Marquis Who's Who in the World, and Who's Who in American Education.

Affiliations

  • American Society of Missiology
  • Evangelical Missiological Society
  • American Anthropological Association

Publications (Selected)

Books

  • “Serving Jesus with Integrity.” (Ed.) William Carey Library. 2010
  • “The Dani of Irian Jaya: Before and After Conversion.” Sentani, Indonesia: Regions Press. 1980
  • “Missionaries in Bare Feet.” Sentani, Indonesia: Regions Press, 1980
  • “Vernacular Christianity among the Mulia Dani: An ethnography of Religious belief among the Western Dani of Irian Jaya, Indonesia.” Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, Inc. 1997

Articles

  • “Satanist, Satanism” in Evangelical Dictionary of World Missions. Edited by A. Scott Moreau. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Pub. Co. 2000
  • “Sociology of Religion” in Evangelical Dictionary of World Missions. Edited by A. Scott Moreau. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Pub. Co. 2000
  • “Selected Bibliography of Pre-Industrial Peoples for Church Workers” Journal of Frontier Missions 1997, Vol 14(4):199-203
  • “The Evangelization of Animists: Power Encounter or Truth Encounter?” Journal of Frontier Missions 1997, Vol. 14(4):155-160.
  • “Measuring Contextualization in Church and Missions” Journal of Frontier Missions. 1995. Vol.12(3):135-138
  • “Response to Border Crossings: Papua New Guinea Models in Irian Jaya” in Bijdragen tot de taal-land-en volkenkunde. May 1994
  • “The Contextualization of The Gospel in Saxon Culture” Missiology. October 1994
  • “From Tribal Economics to Market-Oriented Economy” in IRIAN: Bulletin of Development in Irian Jaya published by Cenderawasih University. 1983 Vol. XI, No.2-3
  • “Social Soundness Study of Development Projects in Irian Jaya” in IRIAN 1983, Vol. XI, No. 2-3
  • “Time and Society in Dani Culture” in IRIAN 1983, Vol. XI, No.2-3
  • “Melanesian Millenarian Movements” POINT Magazine, Series No.2, 1983
  • “Cargoism in Melanesia” Evangelical Missions Quarterly, 1981, Vol. 17(4)
  • “Oceania” in Encyclopedia of Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianity. Berkshire Group, 2005
  • “Fundamentalism and Missions” in Encyclopedia of Fundamentalism. Edited by Ross, Marcy. Great Barrington, MA: Berkshire Publishing Group. 2001
  • “Totem and Totemism” in Evangelical Dictionary of World Missions. Edited by A. Scott Moreau. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Pub. Co. 2000
  • “Wicca, Wiccan” in Evangelical Dictionary of World Missions. Edited by A. Scott Moreau. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Pub. Co. 200
  • “Neopagan, Neopaganism” in Evangelical Dictionary of World Missions. Edited by A. Scott Moreau. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Pub. Co. 2000
  • “Foundations for Critical Contextualization: Preliminary Considerations for doing contextualization among First Nations Christians” in Journal of North American Institute for Indigenous Theological Studies (NAIITS). VOL 1(1), 2003

Chapters

  • “Holding Missionaries Accountable" in "Serving Jesus with Integrity” William Carey Library, 2010
  • “Saturday Night in Pasadena: A case study of Harvest Rock Church” in "The Religion of Generation X" ed. by Richard Flory. Routledge Press, 2000

Research Interests

  • Cultural anthropology
  • Missiology topics
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