The Process of Missional Engagement – Part 4

“White Man’s Burden” – Mission as North American Takeover After a little hiatus, we’ll resume our Process of Missional Engagement series.The idea up-and-running is that, as pastors, we need a better way of leading people to engage the mission of God. In my experience, there seems to be an observable path in which Christians involve…

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Richard Hays as “Dean,” not “Interim Dean” at Duke Divinity School

Duke Divinity School has a new Dean.  Richard Hays, the George Washington Ivey Professor of New Testament, has accepted the job.  He certainly has an idea as to what the post entails.  For almost two years he has served in that post as an interim. In many ways, the acceptance of an administrative post can…

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Christian Leadership

Busby here. A quick post to stir your thinking. I’ve finally picked up Henri Nouwen’s In the Name of Jesus. I know I’m probably late to the party but I really appreciate this book already. It’s so countercultural to the Christian Leadership culture. Without giving too much away (you need to read this!), Nouwen claims that…

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