Category Archives: integral mission

Sinners & Saints: Amos, “the Prophet of Doom”

Sunday, October 21, 2018.   Sources: Image: Irving Amen, The Prophet Amos (Oil on canvas, 30 x 24 in.) Francis I. Andersen and David Noel Freedman. Amos (AB). New York: Doubleday, 1989. James Limburg. Hosea-Micah (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 1988. Douglas Stuart. Hosea-Jonah (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1987.

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Missio Dei: Where Do I Start?

Sunday, February 19th, 2017. Missio Dei, Pt. 6: Where Do I Start? (Acts 17:22-34)   Sources: F.F. Bruce. The Book of Acts (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1975. Ross Clifford & Philip Johnson. The Cross is Not Enough: Living as Witnesses to the Resurrection. … Continue reading

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Missio Dei: Making Disciples

Sunday, February 12th, 2016. Mission Dei, Pt. 5: Making Disciples (Matthew 28:16-20, 2 Timothy 1:3-12)   Sources: Craig L. Blomberg Matthew (NAC). Nashville: Broadman, 1992. David J. Bosch. Transforming Mission: Paradigm Shifts in Theology of Mission. Maryknoll: Orbis, 1999. R.T. France. The Gospel of … Continue reading

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Sent

Sunday, February 5th, 2017. “Missio Dei, Pt. 4: Sent” (John 20:19-23 & Acts 1:4-8)   Sources: George R. Beasley-Murray. John (Second Edition). (WBC). Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1999. Raymond E. Brown. The Gospel According to John XIII-XXI. (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1970. F.F. … Continue reading

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Top Reads of 2016

They say better late than never. We’re a month into 2017, and I have not yet published my usual top reads of the previous year. But here they are: 1. NT Wright, The Resurrection of the Son of God (Fortress, 2003). … Continue reading

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Strangers and Neighbours

Sunday, January 29th, 2017. “Mission Dei, Pt. 3: Strangers and Neighbours” (Romans 12:9-13) The message was preceded by this video from President’s Choice. Sources: Paul J. Achtemeier. Romans (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 2010. Reginald Bibby. The Emerging Millennials. Lethbridge: Project Canada Books, 2009 … Continue reading

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Missio Dei: The Gospel and the Church

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017. “Missio Dei: The Gospel and the Church” (Ephesians 3:7-13) Sources: David J. Bosch. Transforming Mission: Paradigm Shifts in Theology of Mission. Maryknoll: Orbis, 1999. F.F. Bruce. The Epistles to the Colossians, to Philemon, and to the Ephesians (NICNT). … Continue reading

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