Bruce Riley Ashford, editor. B&H Academic, 127 Ninth Avenue North, MSN 114 Nashville, TN 37234, 2011, 352 pages, $25.99. —Reviewed by William Taylor, senior mentor, WEA Mission Commission; president, TaylorGlobalConsult. I am indebted to Bruce Ashford and his team of writers for a substantive, coherent, biblical, and creative approach to the theology and practice of . . . read more
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Historical voices remain curiously absent from many modern discussions about using the term “Son of God.” The author uses Theodore Abu Qurrah, a ninth-century native of Edessa and Orthodox bishop of Harran, as an example of how early church leaders viewed the debate.
by Other books received Burrows, William R., Mark R. Gornik, and Janice A. McLean, eds. 2011. Understanding World Christianity: The Vision and Work of Andrew F. Walls. Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books. Dickens Meyerink, Dorothy. 2011. Ministry among the Maya: A Missionary Memoir. Grand Rapids, Mich.: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. Edwards Dormer, Jan. 2011. Teaching . . . read more
There are key questions which must be asked when considering cross-cultural evangelism.
by Marvin J. Newell As human beings living in a mechanized world, we embrace the processes of calibrating and recalibrating on a daily basis. Recalibrating implies that somewhere along the way we have either gotten something wrong, have lost our way, or don’t quite have it right. That in itself is difficult for mission . . . read more
One study of undergraduate students shows that financial giving is alive and well among young evangelicals.
God is using six internal factors within the Church to push Thailand toward a spiritual tipping point: prayer, unity, research, evangelism, strategic focus, and supportive accountability.
Healthy reentry is the shared responsibility of the missionaries, mission agency, and local church. Each has a unique role to play in reestablishing returned missionaries.
A lack of life skills can hinder ministry. Singer shares case studies and scriptural examples of why “spiritual qualities” are not enough for Christian workers to be successful.
Johnson explains why a recent movement-wide investigation into Dagara Christian marriage ceremonies is an example of a young church movement stretching and beginning to outgrow its missionaries.