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Observations

Books I Have Read: Global Humility

If you do the job I do, or train others to do that job, then you should put this on your reading list.

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Observations

May 2018 Reading

On overview of what I’ve read this month – too many murders!

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Observations

No, We Shouldn’t Send Missionaries… Unless

The Church in the global south needs the church in the UK, and we in the UK need our brothers and sisters in the rest of the world. Our problem, is that we are slow to realise our need.

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Observations

March 2018 Reading

Some good history, some real history, a bit of alternative history and a few novels; this month’s reading.

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Africa

Meet Diana

Some thoughts on home, life, theology and mission (and coffee) from Diana, a young Malawian Christian leader.

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Observations Reviews

Books I Have Read: Theologies of Mission

This is probably one of the specialists (and those writing essays), but it’s a very good book.

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Church: UK

Friends, Brothers and Contextual Theology

The questions we ask and the answers we come to reflect the situation that we are living in.

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Mission

Some Quotes on Globalisation

This new situation also has consequences for how we think about mission. The most obvious is that mission is no longer a Western monopoly or privilege.

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Observations

Mission Is The Mother of Theology

Paul’s genius was to take the Old Testament Scriptures and to re-read them, gaining fresh insight and understanding on the basis of the way he saw the missionary Spirit at work in the church. 

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Reviews

Books I Have Read: Traces of the Trinity

Marine flatworms are hermaphrodites, equipped with male and female organs, which saves a lot of muss and fuss and plenty of money wasted on romantic dinners.