A short, free, and intriguing e-book on the idea of the ‘Person of peace’. I’d never heard of this particular evangelism and missional strategy before. It’s biblical basis largely appears to be Luke 10 where Jesus sends out the 70 disciples on mission to proclaim the Kingdom of God. Continue reading “The Viral Gospel: How Finding Your Person of Peace Accelerates Your Mission” »
From a brief glimpse at the back cover and contents, I could tell it was a pretty good deal – over 70 chapters of practical advice from nearly 60 evangelism experts covering a whole range of considerations and tactics and statistics and apologetics and types of people and angles to consider… Continue reading “The Complete Evangelism Guidebook: Expert Advice on Reaching Others for Christ” »
I am a big fan of zombie apocalypse fiction, and the whole post apocalyptic genre in general. I don’t understand why, and I’ve continued to avoid self analysing too much. But I agree it’s a strange genre for a Christian to be enthralled by. I’ve seen all the movies and the TV shows, and so this was my first Zombie novel. I picked it up for cheap from Amazon for my Kindle as some light holiday reading, which indeed it was. I hear there has been a movie made, and it’s entertained me enough that I will no doubt watch the movie at some stage, although I’m in not great rush. Continue reading “World War Z review” »
By Dave Harvey.
I was actually quite helped by this book in thinking through questions and ideas about calling and ministry. My notes below
If the spirit is pulling on you and you think that pull is towards pastoral ministry, let the spirit of God (thru this book) bring clarity to that tug. Continue reading “Am I called? The summons to pastoral ministry” »
The world forms its view of Jesus by looking at Christians
How do we ‘do church’ in a postmodern and post-Christian world?
- In a easy-to-see, easy-to-understand, ‘come-and-join-me’ kind of way?
- Church as a production line of programs and people?
- Church too hard – too many rules of engagement, too many responsibilities?
- Does Christian maturity make you look and feel less and less alive?
- Why is there such a dividing wall between the insiders (Christians) and outsiders? Continue reading “Total Church: A Radical Reshaping around Gospel and Community” »