An example of how Christianity is spreading around the globe without the input of "missionaries" and a short reflection on the challenges and opportunities facing the church in the UK.
Printing has brought a huge amount of good to the church, but there is another side to the story.
Where are the ends of the earth? It all depends on where you start from!
We readily accept that the Christian situation is very different in the North and South of England and yet we are happy to make generalisations about the "World Church". Why?
Mission is witnessing to Jesus in the power of the Spirit; everything else details.
I can't listen to twenty-year-old cassettes, but I can still read a 500-year-old Bible. Some technologies are more durable than others.
In the end, the big decisions are not really that big and the small ones are enormous.
When I say that I'm lonely, it's not so much that there aren't people around; it's that I miss a connection with people who have known me for years.
A rather good book, with a second half that deserves to be very widely read.
Touching tributes to two greats of the contemporary church; one you will have heard of; the other, perhaps, not.