Topic: Mission

November 4, 2014
How Do We Get Our Churches to Embrace Change and Move Forward?

How do we implement a vision for reaching lost people in Scotland? Local congregations need to face up to the facts on the ground. Scotland is less than 2% Christian. Even in the good old days it was never more than 10%, but society felt more Christian. Christians felt like they were the moral majority […]

Read More
November 3, 2014
How Can the Church Respond to 21st Century Scotland? (1)

Scotland is changing. The Scotland of 30 years ago is not the Scotland of today. The death of manufacturing and the coal-mining industry, coupled with the rise in new technologies, have changed our employment landscape forever. We are now, more than ever, a multicultural nation with people flocking to our shores from every continent on […]

Read More
July 8, 2014
The Role Of The Church In Cultural Transformation (6)

The following will be a series of posts based on the MA thesis of David Nixon. David is a good friend and has graciously allowed us to publish his work in order to educate us about this important topic. Two Kingdoms Insufficiencies for Mission Notwithstanding these important contributions to the church’s mission in society and […]

Read More
July 2, 2014
The Role Of The Church In Cultural Transformation (5)

The following will be a series of posts based on the MA thesis of David Nixon. David is a good friend and has graciously allowed us to publish his work in order to educate us about this important topic. Two Kingdoms Contributions for Mission The distinctive theological contours of the Two Kingdoms theology have significant […]

Read More
June 26, 2014
The Role Of The Church In Cultural Transformation (4)

The following will be a series of posts based on the MA thesis of David Nixon. David is a good friend and has graciously allowed us to publish his work in order to educate us about this important topic. Two Mediatorships of Christ: Creation and Redemption Two Kingdoms theology has the distinctive concept of Christ’s […]

Read More
June 23, 2014
The Role Of The Church In Cultural Transformation (3)

The following will be a series of posts based on the MA thesis of David Nixon. David is a good friend and has graciously allowed us to publish his work in order to educate us about this important topic. Two Kingdoms Theological Distinctives Having considered the history and background of the Two Kingdom Theology, this […]

Read More
June 20, 2014
The Role of the Church in Cultural Transformation (2)

The following will be a series of posts based on the MA thesis of David Nixon. David is a good friend and has graciously allowed us to publish his work in order to educate us about this important topic. The Two Kingdoms Model of Mission This chapter will examine the Christ and Culture model represented […]

Read More
June 18, 2014
The Role of the Church in Cultural Transformation (1)

The following will be a series of posts based on the MA thesis of David Nixon. David is a good friend and has graciously allowed us to publish his work in order to educate us about this important topic. Part I: The Background: The Mission of the Church Controversy The Lord Jesus Christ spent three […]

Read More
March 14, 2014
'I Wish We Could Go Back to the Good Old Days', and Other Lies We Tell Ourselves

Sorry to break it you, folks, but there never were any ‘good old days’. These words were written by J. Gresham Machen in 1933 in response to growing concerns over the future of the church in the face of a worldwide depression and a growing liberal scepticism. “The responsibility of the church in the new […]

Read More
January 21, 2014
Honest Questions Short-Term Missionary Teams Should Ask Churches

Yesterday we looked at a series of questions I would consider to be fundamental when seeking to work in partnership with voluntary groups, mission teams, and individual donors. Today, I would like to reverse the questions. So, if you are an individual seeking to support a work like ours (or any work for that matter), […]

Read More

Connect with Us

© 2019 20Schemes Equip   ·  Submissions   ·   What We Believe   ·   Privacy Policy  ·  Site by Mere.
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram