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?
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.
You don't have to have a large church and a thriving economy to start sending missionaries.
Some thoughts on the language that we use to describe people from different parts of the world than our own.
This post is brought to you by the number 4! The title captures the gist.
The church is growing faster than it ever has done before and the world mission force is more diverse than at any time in history. We should be encouraged by these things - but we can't afford to be complacent.
One of the most important Christian thinkers and influencers in the world died yesterday. Sadly, most evangelicals in Britain will not even have heard of him.
our efforts to respond to the challenges of our environment, to think our faith within our particular contexts, have often been blocked by people or missionary organizations who want us to limit ourselves to just repeating what they have learned in their lands.
Football moved out and set up house around the world; so did the church.