Introduction to Missions

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Chapter 5, Discovering Missions

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1   Cooperative relationship of shared responsibility
5   What good identification can lead to
7   A reciprocal relationship of interdependence and sharing that benefits the whole
8   Exchanges between peoples who see themselves as equals
9   Clothing the essentials of the gospel, including the church, in the forms of a culture so that insiders do not see the gospel or the church as foreign imports
10   The missionary whose adoption of the Burmese coffeehouse as an evangelistic meeting place was a contextualization breakthrough
2   Belief that daily life is an interaction with supernatural spirits that can be manipulated
3   Assuming the characteristics of others in order to create a bond; one of the characteristics of mission that grounds it in the divine Trinity
4   A missionary to India who gave her life to rescuing children from temple prostitution
6   The author of Bridges of God who argued that the subcultures created by mission compounds made those compounds counterproductive

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Based on material in book Discovering Missions by Charles Gailey and Howard Culbertson, published by Beacon Hill Press of Kansas City

SNU missions course materials and syllabi

Cultural Anthropology    Introduction to Missions    Linguistics    Missions Strategies    Modern Missionary Movement (History of Missions)    Nazarene Missions    Church Growth and Christian Missions    Theology of Missions    Traditional Religions    World Religions
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