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Perspectives on the World Christian Movement: A Reader (Volume 1)

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  • Forewords
  • Introduction


Volume 1: The Biblical Perspective

  • 1. The Living God is a Missionary God by John R. W. Stott
  • 2. Israel’s Missionary Call by Walter C. Kaiser, Jr.
  • 3. Everyone’s Question: What is God Trying to Do? by Stanley A. Ellisen
  • 4. The Bible in World Evangelization by John R. W. Stott
  • 5. Mission and God’s Earth by Christopher J. H. Wright
  • 6. Blessing as Transformation by Sarita D. Gallagher and Steven C. Hawthorne and The Story of Blessing Prevailing Over Curse by Richard Bauckham
  • 7. The Biblical Foundation for the Worldwide Missions Mandate by Johannes Verkuyl
  • 8. The Story of His Glory by Steven C. Hawthorne
  • 9. Let the Nations Be Glad! by John Piper
  • 10. Beyond Duty by Tim Dearborn
  • 11. On Mission With God by Henry T. Blackaby and Avery T. Willis, Jr.
  • 12. Witness to The World by David J. Bosch and Two Forces by Jonathan Lewis
  • 13. The Gospel of the Kingdom by George Eldon Ladd and D-Day before V-E Day by Ken Blue
  • 14. Building for the Kingdom by N.T. Wright
  • 15. The Kingdom of God in the Life of the World by Lesslie Newbigin
  • 16. God at War by Gregory A. Boyd and To Inaugurate His Kingdom by N.T. Wright
  • 17. Jesus and the Gentiles by H. Cornell Goerner
  • 18. A Man for All Peoples by Don Richardson and A Violent Reaction to Mercy by Patrick Johnstone
  • 19. The Master’s Plan by Robert E. Coleman
  • 20. Mandate on the Mountain by Steven C. Hawthorne
  • 21.Discipling All the Peoples by John Piper
  • 22. Acts of Obedience by Steven C. Hawthorne and The Wall and the Canyon by Steven C. Hawthorne
  • 23. The Turning Point: Setting the Gospel Free by M. R. Thomas
  • 24. Become Like, Remain Like by Harley Talman and A New Creation by David Anthony
  • 25. The Apostle Paul and the Missionary Task by Arthur F. Glasser
  • 26. The Church in God’s Plan by Howard A. Snyder
  • 27. Prayer: Rebelling Against the Status Quo by David Wells
  • 28. Strategic Prayer by John D. Robb
  • 29. Lost by Robertson McQuilkin
  • 30. The Uniqueness of Christ by Charles Van Engen
  • 31. The Supremacy of Christ by Ajith Fernando
  • 32. If I Perish by Brother Andrew
  • 33. Suffering and Martyrdom: God’s Strategy in the World by Josef Tson
  • 34. The Hope of a Coming World Revival by Robert E. Coleman
  • 35. Apostolic Passion by Floyd McClung



    Book Format: Paperback
    by: Ralph D. Winter (Editor), Steven C. Hawthorne (Editor)


    Perspectives on the World Christian Movement presents a multi-faceted collection of readings exploring the biblical, historical, cultural, and strategic dimensions of world evangelization.

    Writings from more than 150 mission scholars and practitioners (over 60 of them new to this edition) portray the history and anticipate the potential of the global Christian movement. Every one of the 170 articles and side bars offers practical wisdom enabling Christians to labor together in bold, biblical hope to finish the task of seeing that Christ is named and followed among all the peoples of the earth.

    The Fourth Edition contains over 60 articles and sidebars that are new to this edition. Many articles have been updated and revised. The Chinese Simplified Edition is in four volumes. Don't forget to add all 4 volumes to your cart!

    Additional Details

    • Pages: 296
    • Binding: Paperback
    • ISBN: 9789575568443
    • Vendor: William Carey Library