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|Format: Word Document|
Vendor: Christianity Today
|Publication Date: 2009|
Series: Christian Vision Project Bible Study
We can learn by being guests of another culture.
Jesus command to go and make disciples of all nations stands as a core Christian commitment. Tell the Good News! It seems simple enough. But as the world s Christian population increasingly shifts southward towards Africa, Asia, and Latin America, how should the rich churches of the West respond? Send a check? Send a missions team?
Oscar Muriu, Nairobi Chapel pastor, says that when we learn to be guests of another culture, God can teach us important lessons about hospitality and humility.
Table of Contents
SCRIPTURE: Genesis 17:1 11; Psalm 25:4 11; Matthew 5:1 16; Galatians 3:6 9, 26 29; 1 Peter 5
Identify the Current Issue
Discover the Eternal Principles
--Teaching point one: The gospel belongs to everyone.
--Teaching point two: As guests in another Christian culture, we must first learn humility.
--Teaching point three: Humility opens new doors for the gospel.
Apply Your Findings
ARTICLE FROM CHRISTIANITY TODAY
The African Planter, interview with Oscar Muriu (2007)
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