I’ve recently finished Asian Christian Theology: Evangelical Perspectives and I have somewhat ambivalent feelings towards it. I read the book in the Kindle edition (more of this later), but if you get the paperback, it is a medium format… Read More
A short review of a very, very good book.
Updated on August 7, 2019 by Eddie
While I tend to prefer my novels to include a few murders and a harassed detective, Jim Harries’ book which explores some important contemporary issues in mission is worth a read.
Posted on August 7, 2019 by Eddie
Being black in a white majority church can be a bit like the first day of a new school on repeat. Your natural insecurities come to the surface. Will I be included? Will I be noticed? How do I connect with the popular people? How do I fit in? Will my contributions be valued? Conversations feel like hard work and at times even painful without the ease of shared histories and friendships.
Reading Romans through an Eastern lens thus restores a more Pauline perspective by bringing together the false Western dichotomy between “spiritual” and “secular.” We need not accept the false dilemma between evangelism and social ministry.
Updated on July 15, 2019 by Eddie
Some excellent and controversial thoughts from a very good book.
Posted on June 13, 2019 by Eddie
A short review of a very good book.
Posted on May 8, 2019 by Eddie
A very worthwhile book for anyone involved in mission support or partnerships.
Updated on January 25, 2019 by Eddie
A rather good book, with a second half that deserves to be very widely read.
Updated on January 9, 2019 by Eddie
An excellent book, on a familiar topic, but from a very different cultural and religious background. Read my review, then buy the book.