Posted on September 4, 2017 by Eddie
Our best motivations, strategies and theologies can do nothing to heal a broken world – only Jesus can do that.
An American author tells us what Africa needs and an African disagrees. Who should we be listening to?
Posted on June 14, 2017 by Eddie
No, mission isn’t the highest priority for the church, whatever the inspirational posters say.
Some thoughts based on the name of a great new website.
Updated on March 22, 2016 by Eddie
By dying and rising again, Jesus made it possible for sinful human beings to be forgiven and for all things in heaven and on earth to be reconciled to God. Mission which doesn’t include this message doesn’t really deserve to be called mission, in the first place.
Posted on February 25, 2016 by Eddie
Yes we have to obey Christ’s command at the end of Matthew’s Gospel, just as we have to obey all his commands. But the Bible’s story of mission doesn’t start and end there – and nor should ours.
The main way that the Gospel is spreading around the world is through the quiet, but determined witness of Christians whose names we have never heard of (and would struggle to pronounce).
Updated on January 5, 2016 by Eddie
What is the message of the Magi and how do they fit into Matthew’s Gospel?