Archives for Jun 17, 2011 @ 12:05

The New Mission Field: The Rural Church

From iMonk, by Damaris Zehner: What can be done? Is partnership a good idea? How? Have you ever thought you might have a calling to missions?  I have a suggestion for you. I won’t try to convince you that this new field is more deserving or better or more desperate than a hundred others.  All [Read More…]

Transforming the World 5 (Patrick Mitchel)

Transforming the World 4 (by Patrick Mitchel, at IBI) The book is Transforming the World, edited by Dewi Hughes and Jamie Grant, published in the UK and as yet not available in the USA. ‘Paul and Social Care’ The next chapter of Transforming the World?: the Gospel and Social Responsibility (edited by Dewi Hughes and [Read More…]

Here’s Jimmy! 4

J.D.G. (Jimmy) Dunn’s newest book, Jesus, Paul, and the Gospels, is nothing short of an introduction to his seminal theories and proposals — beginning with this stuff on Jesus, including the relationship of the Synoptics to John. What terms do you use to describe the relation of the Synoptics to John? Evolution, development, public vs. [Read More…]