Starting Churches: Making Disciples

“In pioneer missionary settings where there are no churches, it’s necessary to plant new churches in order to obey the Great Commission command to make disciples.” Read more. -Zane Pratt Một bài viết khác bởi Ông Pratt

Missionaries: Focus Less on Technique

‘The great need is for missionaries to focus less on technique or the latest missiological trend, and rely more on the ability to adapt and grow and share our faith while overcoming obstacles in a cross-cultural environment. This… Read More

Garrison and Church Planting Movements

‘Garrison tells a story of a brother who led a CPM in China and was committed to a minimum of two hours daily in prayer. I don’t agree with everything in the CPM model–nor am I going to prescribe a… Read More

numbers can distract us

‘However, impressive numbers can distract us from the reality that the work needed to carry the gospel to the least reached peoples and places will take long, slow, patient work.’ ‘Jesus is coming quickly and the need is… Read More

Idolatry, the immediate, and rapid church planting

‘The idolatrous desire for instant gratification exists in every ministry context, but it can acutely haunt church planters as we navigate the tension of an abundance of vision and a scarcity of resources.’ ‘Impatience is the pride of… Read More

Ba Ngôi Đức Chúa Trời: Thinking rightly about the Trinity–Part 12

MS Kiều Công Thuận phản biện và phản bác Francis Hùng và Lê Đình Tuấn “Vị nào theo tà thuyết và chống lại niềm tin nơi Đức Chúa Trời Ba Ngôi Hiệp Nhất thì hãy xem và nghê… Read More

Missions: Success, faithfulness, rapid, deception

‘Let’s be honest: faithfulness is not the first synonym that springs to mind when we hear the word success. ‘Over the past 20 years, a proliferation of new missionary methods has shifted the definition of missionary success. Increasingly, I meet missionaries… Read More

Hope of the coming kingdom

‘…You look at me in this wheelchair paralyzed for 52 years and most people would think, “Oh, you’re looking forward to your new body?” And, yeah, Ok. That’s, again, one of those fringe benefits. ‘But I’m looking forward… Read More

Expecting Rapid?

Should those planting churches overseas expect their work to unfold rapidly? That’s a question posed and answered by Mr. Clark. ‘Missionaries often start their journey into ministry with high expectations. Chief among them is a hope for fruit… Read More

Debate about methods of church planting and discipling

Within recent days there’s been more discussion of the legitimacy of CPM (Church Planting Movements) and DMM (Disciple Making Movements), etc. The question is, Are these systems biblical tools that a missionary can (should?) use? Many see serious… Read More