Who, Me? A Missionary Disciple?

Some years ago, while searching for a textbook on the New Testament, I came across several that began by outlining the problems associated with studying Christian scriptures.  Problems weren’t my favorite way of introducing the gospels to a class of teachers.  However, I also discovered textbooks that offered a variety of perspectives on Jesus’ mission.  […]

Who, Me? A Missionary Disciple?

“Don’t be so bossy! Do you think you’re God?”; “What did I do to deserve this?”; “God will provide.” Whether we realize it or not, these and other spontaneous expressions are forms of missionary activity. Conveying hints of our fundamental intuition of God, they give a religious message. These intuitions beyond feelings, sense or thought […]