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This book argues that God's mission is broad and that all of us can live with missional intentionality by understanding the many facets of missions and focusing on a particular calling. Just like different instruments of a symphony harmonize together, each aspect of human participation in mission--evangelism, justice initiatives, poverty alleviation, faithful work in the m ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published September 17th 2019 by Baker Academic
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Luke McEwen
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This book changed the way that I view work. God created work and He created us to do it for His glory. Whether it be a garbage man, accountant or pastor, all forms of work are for His glory. The most applicable Christian book I have ever read. I could not recommend this book more. 10/10
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By far the most holistic and practical book on mission I have come across. Great read!
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Michael W. Goheen (PhD, University of Utrecht) is professor of missional theology, Newbigin House of Studies, San Francisco, and Jake and Betsy Tuls Professor of Missiology at Calvin Theological Seminary in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He is also minister of preaching at New West Christian Reformed Church in Burnaby, British Columbia, and is the author or coauthor of several books, including The Drama ...more

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