Called to Reach: Equipping Cross-Cultural Disciplers

Called to Reach: Equipping Cross-Cultural Disciplers

by William Yount, Mike Barnett
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0805440666

ISBN-13: 9780805440669

Pub. Date: 01/01/2007

Publisher: B&H Publishing Group

What’s a cross-cultural discipler? It’s someone who crosses distinct cultural barriers—whether at home or abroad—to share the gospel and develop other effective Christian disciples. Think of the apostle Paul who was born into a Jewish heritage but preached in Greece and Rome among other places, or modern day missionaries, both short-term and

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What’s a cross-cultural discipler? It’s someone who crosses distinct cultural barriers—whether at home or abroad—to share the gospel and develop other effective Christian disciples. Think of the apostle Paul who was born into a Jewish heritage but preached in Greece and Rome among other places, or modern day missionaries, both short-term and long-term, who bravely go where God sends them despite the challenges of language and lifestyle differences when they get there.

Called to Reach is a much-needed book of encouragement and training for cross-cultural disciplers new and old. Based on the authors’ dynamic experiences, it defines seven characteristics that best enhance the effectiveness of disciplers in overcoming cultural barriers and emphasizes the importance of personally growing in spiritual maturity with every outreach opportunity. Throughout, Jesus is presented as the model cross-cultural discipler, for He left the culture of Heaven to disciple us in our earthly culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805440669
Publisher:
B&H Publishing Group
Publication date:
01/01/2007
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.65(d)

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