Mission-shaped Questions: Defining Issues for Today’s Church
Church Publishing, Inc., Sep 1, 2010 - Religion - 240 pages
Mission-Shaped Church launched a movement. Mission-Shaped Questions addresses the big theological and practical queries that movement unleashed, including: What exactly is church? Can we develop churches that can transform culture? Can we be missionshaped and kingdom-focused, too?
What is the role of sacramental ministry in fresh expressions
What is at the heart of a global perspective on the Church?
Can we develop churches that can transform the culture?
What does maturity in the emerging Church look like?
Missionshaped and kingdom focused?
What patterns of church and mission are found in the Acts
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Mission Shaped Questions: Defining Issues for Today's Church
Steven J. L. Croft
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