Lots of interesting stuff, but not a lot of jokes.
It isn't enough for mission agencies to tell exciting stories about their work. I give four reasons why they should explain why they do what they do - and I make a cheeky comment about preaching.
The Resurrection marks the dawn of a new age and with it a new orientation and mindset for Jesus followers? Do we live pre or post-resurrection?
A short overview of Colossians. The heart of mission is about presenting Jesus to people; telling his story and declaring his glory. However, if our actions don't match our words, then our words are meaningless.
A funny video, a very serious video, some deep thoughts and an overview of my research; highlights from this week.
Reading OT prophecy, misunderstanding the mission movement, two ways to look at consumerism and some thoughts about change.
Just before his ascension, Jesus explained to his disciples what mission is and where it happens.
"While the Western mission enterprise has played a significant role in the more recent spread of the gospel, changes in its assumptions and practices are long overdue and absolutely necessary." But...
Where are the ends of the earth? It all depends on where you start from!
Mission is witnessing to Jesus in the power of the Spirit; everything else details.