Dynamic Diversity: Bridging Class, Age, Race and Gender in the Church

Dynamic Diversity: Bridging Class, Age, Race and Gender in the ChurchFrom The Footpaths Of Our Cities To The Chatrooms Of The Internet, People Are Connecting Today As Never Before As The Planet Shrinks Through The Multiple Forces Of Immigration, Travel, Electronic Communication And Fluid Employment Patterns, We Will Find Ourselves Increasingly Forced Into Contact With Those Who Are Significantly Different From Ourselves Sadly However, The Stranger Is Often A Threat To Be Resisted Rather Than A Friend To Be Embraced In This Context Of In Your Face Diversity, It Is Time To Revisit The Heart Of The New Testament, With Its Claim That In Jesus Christ A New Quality Of Human Relationship Is Possible In His Letter To The Ephesians, The Apostle Paul Claims That Christians Are A New Kind Of People, Part Of A New Community A New Humanity In Christ Ephesians 2 15 We Exist Not In Isolation, But In Relationship Dynamic Diversity Contends That All Christian Congregations Everywhere Are Called To Be Bridging Places, Centres Of Reconciliation, Where The Major Diversities Separating Human Beings Are Overcome Through The Presence Of God S Holy Spirit Bruce Milne Presents A Biblical Model For Today And Tomorrow Where The Diversities Of Gender, Generation, Ethnicity, Color And Socio Economic Status Present Exciting And Challenging Opportunities To Demonstrate Practical Oneness When This Happens, Churches Become Wonderfully Alive In Christ We Can Be One People, One New Humanity, One Life. Diversity in unity describes who we are as a church I appreciated the discussion of the biblical material highlighting God s global purpose and the importance of seeing diversity in unity become a reality in the local church However, the applicational section was not as strong Still, i

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  • Paperback
  • 190 pages
  • Dynamic Diversity: Bridging Class, Age, Race and Gender in the Church
  • Bruce Milne
  • English
  • 05 October 2018
  • 9780830828067