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10 Chinese Christians the Western Church Should Know
Meet the men and women who have rooted the gospel message within the Chinese soul.
10 Chinese Christians the Western Church Should Know. Meet the men 8. Wu Baoying (1897–1930) Medical missionary to western China. Born in in
Dispatches from Kenya
Kenyan evangelicals were a petri dish in the grand experiment of public square engagement.
Moi was raised in the African Inland Church, a conservative evangelical community founded by a Western mission agency whose interest was manifestly in evangelism.
The Power of Polarity
It’s past time the ongoing divide between justice and evangelism was broken down.
The Western mind, by default, seeks resolution of tension, elimination of ambiguity, and distinction in borders. But what if the Western mind is wrong?
Go Big or Go Home: Reimagining Rural Church Planting
If millions of Americans still lived in rural areas, surely God cared about them too.
|. Charlie Cotherman. Image: Oil City, PA. 0; tweet; share; email; print. Charlie Cotherman was born and raised in rural western Pennsylvania and has almost ten years of ministry experience
Ruralology: All It Takes Is Sacrifice, Commitment, and a Desire to Be What God Made Us to Be
It doesn’t matter how grand your vision is if it doesn’t flow with the culture of your community.
It's because of this upbringing that I know I'm wired for rural ministry. A little over a decade ago, I felt the Lord's prompting to plant a church in western Nebraska.
Literacy, Orality, and the Web (Part One)
What oral communication can accomplish in Bible translation projects that print communication alone cannot
Literacy in the Western developing nations surged soon after, especially with the democratization of education. Eventually, Western mission expansion
The Many Faces of Martin Luther
Herman Selderhuis’s biography proves that just about every adjective, good or bad, can apply to the great reformer.
I am the great woodcutter who has to forge a path and therefore I have to destroy so much.”. The towering figure who changed the course of Western civilization also had feet of clay.
Don’t Despise Small Town Living: Jesus Didn’t
Capernaum was home to about 1,500 people.
Details and registration at ruralmatters.eventbrite.com. Tyson Lambertson is the Founder and Lead Pastor of The Rock Church in Western Nebraska.
Literacy, Orality, and the Web (Part Two)
What oral communication can accomplish in Bible translation projects that print communication alone cannot
Some Africans interpret Western proponents of orality as “white people implying that Africans can be kept in a state of illiteracy because this is their natural and preferred state.” The goal
Protestantism after 500 Years
By 2040, half of all Protestants will live in Africa.
Although for several centuries the Protestant movement was based in Europe, then North America, it eventually expanded out of its Western homelands until it spread all over the world.
10 Characteristics of Movemental Christianity
Moving from addition to reproduction.
the Scriptures). The Baptists and Methodists won the Western Frontier (1795–1810) because they were passionate about their beliefs. The Pentecostals
Origin of Spiritual Gifts Profiles
Fascinating research on the systematic theology of spiritual gifts
completed a Th.D. dissertation on the subject of “The Doctrine of Permanent Spiritual Gifts.”(1) He later became a professor of practical theology at Western Conservative Baptist
Exposing the Truth about Honor and Shame
The Four Dimensions Christians Must Understand
0; tweet; share; email; print. Shame is getting exposed, finally. Commentators now observe how Western culture, especially the millennial generation, is becoming more shame-prone.
China, House Churches, and the Growth of the Kingdom
Two-thirds of Chinese Christians attend a house church.
Early missionaries to China, concerned that the gospel would become a Western import, formulated the idea that for the Church to become strong, it should be run by nationals
One-Path Evangelism: The Scandalizing Exclusivity of Jesus
We are sinful and desperately in need of rescue.
broccoli. This is especially true of religious claims. Religious pluralism is more palatable for Western society and this worldview rules the day. Pluralism
What Trump’s Evangelical Advisers Took Out of Egypt
Egyptian Protestants appreciate listening tour by US counterparts.
Egyptian Protestants appreciate listening tour by US counterparts.
I’m Not Called to Keep My Kids from Danger
I can’t keep my kids safe. But I can prepare them for a life of faithfulness.
rape, cell phone addiction, pornography, consumerism, disordered eating, greed, loneliness, loss of faith, underage drinking, drugs, campus shooters, and the allure of Western wealth.
Fruitful Near-Culture Church Planters: A Qualitative Study (Part 1)
A survey of near-culture church planters
interviews with near-culture church planters. No interviews with Western or Majority World missionaries were included. Each of these workers was on
The Two Worlds of a Nigerian Christian Novelist
How Chigozie Obioma’s writing draws on Western and African expressions of faith.
How Chigozie Obioma's writing draws on Western and African expressions of faith. How Chigozie Obioma's writing draws on Western and African expressions of faith.
Evangelism in Post-Christian Western Europe: Six Insights
What can American Evangelicals learn from their European counterparts in regards to evangelism?
Aug 18, 2016. evangelism, Europe, Postmodern. Evangelism in Post-Christian Western Europe: Six Insights. Evangelism in Post-Christian Western Europe: Six Insights.
Today’s Church Needs the ‘Timeless Spirit’ of Pietism
Today’s Church Needs the ‘Timeless Spirit’ of Pietism
Why a centuries-old reform movement might hold the key to transforming our world, one renewed heart at a time.
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