How can modern Western sending organizations move away from the legacy of colonialism and avoid creating unhealthy dependencies? To start with, carry out ministry in non-Western contexts using the languages and resources of the host culture. This article from missionary-scholar Jim Harries introduces the radical idea of vulnerable mission. This was initially presented as a paper entitled, “Understandings of Pneuma in East Africa, that point to the Importance of ‘Vulnerable Mission’ Practices from the West.”
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Pursuing Partnership: New Light on Timeless Texts – Week 2
“There are thought to be around 1 million Druze people in the world today, whose secretive religion was developed in 986 AD as a movement within Islam. While the spiritual elements of their religion are highly guarded and known only to the elders, the known practices are made up of various religions which include Hinduism, Christianity, Islam and Judaism.”*
Pursuing Partnership, Part 29: Leadership Profile: An Interview with Dr Sandra Glahn
Joshua Project is a well known resource for learning about the spread of the Gospel in different people groups and countries.
Wheaton, Illinois, December 2021 – The Board of Directors of BLF Ministries voted to change its name to Synergie Francophone to reflect its approach to reaching the 300 million speakers of French living in more than 60 countries and regions around the world.
Have you noticed how self-absorbed we’ve become in America?
America’s nonprofits are facing a critical problem. They’re struggling to find qualified fundraisers — and the consequences could be catastrophic.
It’s truly amazing how God has brought the nations to the United States.
Pursuing Partnership, Part 28: Engaging our “Hidden” Women