Thinking Carefully About Missions
Could there be an underlying theological disagreement about which authority actually shapes and informs methodological discussions?
Every Christian alive today is actively involved in contextualization.
Can missionaries traveling to a country that’s hostile to Christianity and the Great Commission lie about their reasons for coming?
Missions Partnerships Between Church and Field
I want to offer six principles for partnering with overseas workers for the purpose of global evangelism.
But how should churches and missionaries decide whom to partner with?
How Three Churches Put Missions into Practice
God’s desire is to reach the nations for his glory through church planting.
Small churches are not exempt from the work of missions, nor should they want to be.
The institutionalized structure of denominations at least lessens the biblical responsibility of a local church to equip ministers of reconciliation with the message of reconciliation.
A Missions Toolkit
In Zambia, the only free television channel that we have twenty-four hours a day is Trinity Broadcasting Network.
It’s the members with real business skills who may provide the best access for Christians to obtain access to closed or restricted countries.
We cannot give adequate attention to the whole world and to everyone who might choose to move overseas.
In an effort to annually assess our missionary workers’ needs and activities, Capitol Hill Baptist Church sends the following questionnaire to all of the workers it supports directly or indirectly through the International Missions Board. CHBC’s overall evaluation of a missionary is based on lots of other factors, including our personal relationships with the workers. […]
Recommended Missions Resources
“Answers can be given solely on the basis of Scripture.” That is what sets this book apart from so many modern books on missions.
This remains both the best antidote to a man-centred approach to missions and the best challenge to the Reformed community to have a heart for global evangelism.
I know of no other tool that compares with Window on the World for teaching kids and parents to pray together with God’s heart for the nations.
Miscellaneous Book Reviews
Guinness has done the church a favor by taking a thoughtful and serious look at doubt and providing biblical answers to tough questions.
Once you have read it, give it away. Give it away because a biblical answer to one of these excuses may be the catalyst for calling a wayward sheep home.