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Mission Reviews Theology

The Trinity and Mission

The papers from the Global Connections ‘Running on Empty‘ Conference are available online. They are all worth perusing, but Rose Dowsett’s paper is a must read for any mission practitioner – that means any Christian!  A timely reminder of the importance of having an adequate theological basis for mission and a great opportunity to be […]

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Christian Life Theology

The Purpose of the Bible: Part Three

We’ve looked at how the Bible is the story of God’s conversation with his creation down through the centuries and taken a quick glance at the major themes in that story, now I’d like to sum up my thoughts on this subject. What is the purpose of the Bible? Simple, the purpose of the Bible […]

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Bible Translation Theology

The Trinity and Bible Translation

This post is by way of thinking out loud. I’d value any comments you might have on what I say. The Bible describes God as a three persons in one – the Trinity. It is unreasonable for creations, such as ourselves, to expect that we will fully understand the creator God and certainly the Trinity […]

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All Together Now: Why Bible Translation is Important II

This is a follow on to an earlier post (sort of). In the Garden of Gethsamane, Jesus prayed for his followers: “My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me […]