What is a “Macedonian call”?

What is a “Macedonian call”?

Some missionaries speak of a “Macedonian call”, referring to this incident in the life of the apostle Paul, “During the night Paul had a vision: there stood a man of Macedonia pleading with him and saying, “Come over to Macedonia and help us. When he had seen the...
What does global mission have to do with . . . “The Parables of the Mustard Seed and the Leaven” and “The Parable of the Hidden Treasure and the Pearl of Great Value”? (Matthew 13:31–33, 44–46)

What does global mission have to do with . . . “The Parables of the Mustard Seed and the Leaven” and “The Parable of the Hidden Treasure and the Pearl of Great Value”? (Matthew 13:31–33, 44–46)

What does global mission have to do with Jesus’ “Parables of the Kingdom” in Matthew 13? We’ll take a look, in the last of this three part blog series. In Matthew 13:31–33, we have two parallel parables. There is a stark contrast between what ancient writers...

One New Humanity (Part 1)

Following the killing of George Floyd in May 2020, an impassioned debate about racism has exposed deep wounds running through minority communities, and presents a great challenge to everyone who belongs to the church and believes that God calls us to reach out to...