Mission and business could use the help of the other.
- The Mobilized Church: Keys to Unlock Missions PotentialTue Sep 29 2020
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- Church Mission Leaders Peer2Peer: The Future of MissionsWed Oct 7 2020, 01:00pm EDT
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by Ellen Livingood Catalyst Services, P.O. Box 152, Newtown, PA 18940, 214 + 108 pages, 2010, $19.99 ($9.99 implementation guide). —Reviewed by Cindy Judge, global outreach staff member, Wheaton Bible Church, West Chicago, Ill.; author of short-term missions study Prepare Your Heart. When I find a practical workbook like this one that is full of . . . read more
Listening to the dreams and aspirations of African, Asian, and Latin American church leaders from 1984 to 1996 changed my perspective on how to best fulfill the mission Jesus entrusted to us.
Addison, Steve. 2011. Movements that Change the World. Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press. Annan, Kent. 2011. After Shock: Searching for Honest Faith when Your World Is Shaken. Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press. Christie, Vance. 2011. Hudson Taylor: Gospel Pioneer to China. Phillipsburg, N.J.: P&R Publishing Co. Hirsch, Alan and Lance Ford. 2011. Right Here, Right . . . read more
Joseph Vijayam is a widely-respected information technology professional who epitomizes servant leadership within the global Christian community.
by Tom Steffen Wipf & Stock, 199 W. 8th Ave., Suite 3, Eugene, OR 97401, 418 pages, 2011, $46.00. —Reviewed by Damian O. Emetuche, assistant church planting professor, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Tom Steffen’s book, The Facilitator Era, is an interesting read for a number of reasons. Foremost is the uniqueness of the style—it . . . read more
Continuing the Discussion of “Women in Missions.”
by Wendell Paul Karsen William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2140 Oak Industrial Drive NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505, 454 pages, 2010, $36.00. —Reviewed by Charles W. Weber, history department, Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois. The Church under the Cross is an autobiography as it should be: a vivid, fast-paced account of a person’s life as it . . . read more
Dr. Paul Hiebert’s concept of bounded sets and centered sets are often misapplied in mission circles today.
by Mark A. Noll and Carolyn Nystrom InterVarsity Press, P.O. Box 1400, Downers Grove, IL 60515-1426, 286 pages, 2011, $25.00. —Reviewed by Nicholas G. Piotrowski, PhD candidate, Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois. It is no exaggeration to say that most Christians have a myopic perspective on the universal church (including church history). Mark Noll and . . . read more