Ministering in the Global Church - Word Document [Download]
Ministering in the Global Church - Word Document  [Download] -     By: Christianity Today International
Buy Download $4.95
In Stock
Stock No: WW1363DF
Christianity Today / 2009 / Word Document
Add To Cart


Add To Cart


Ministering in the Global Church - Word Document [Download]

Christianity Today / 2009 / Word Document

In Stock
Stock No: WW1363DF


Current Promotions
Need Download Help?
* This product is available for purchase only in the USA.
  • In This Series (20)
In This Series (20)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include

Product Information

Format: Word Document
Vendor: Christianity Today
Publication Date: 2009
Series: Christian Vision Project Bible Study

Publisher's Description

A fractured church with a crippled mission finds healing through brokenness.


Overview


Most of us accustomed to a Western, or American, style of doing church have never seen the situations or met the people Christopher Heuertz describes firsthand. We have not lived in tent cities or shared meals composed almost entirely of refuse. We have not confronted the horror of merely surviving in the face of inhumane evil and violence.

Heuertz call us to become personally involved in the mission of God by entering into the world of the poor and broken. He encourages us to see the less fortunate, less educated, and less privileged not as a mission field to merely convert and remake into our image. Rather, we should see the poor, the illiterate, and the broken as healthy, necessary members of the body of Christ.

This study will examine some of the major themes from Christopher Heuertz s article and will discuss the biblical rationale for this startling point of view.


Table of Contents


SCRIPTURE: Matthew 4:23; 5:3 12; Mark 4:26 32; Luke 4:18 19, John 3:5; Romans 14:17; 1 Corinthians 12:13 14; Ephesians 1:22 23; Philippians 2:5 11; Colossians 1:15 20



LEADER'S GUIDE


    Identify the Current Issue


    Discover the Eternal Principles



--Teaching point one: The Western church is imprisoned in a lavish ghetto.


--Teaching point two: The global church looks like the Day of Pentecost.


--Teaching point three: A church with genuine mission has no comfort zone.


    Apply Your Findings


ARTICLE FROM CHRISTIAN VISION PROJECT


    A Community of the Broken, by Christopher L. Heuertz (2007)

You have permission to make up to 1,000 copies for use in your local church.


Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask a Question

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Back
×

Ask a Question

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.