God's World, God's Word, and God's Mission: Reading the Whole Bible For Mission

Speaker(s): Christopher Wright
Date: May 9-13 2011
Length: 12h8m
Product ID: RGDL4109S

Purchase Options:

MP3 Download - $33.99
MP3 CD - $43.99
CD - $58.99

Description

Some people think that mission began with the Great Commission or on the day of Pentecost. But can we read the whole Bible from a missional perspective? What happens when we do? This course explores the biblical roots of Christian mission, seeing especially how the Old Testament vision for the people of God and the future of the nations shaped the New Testament concept and practice of mission. The listener will appreciate the missional relevance of unexpected parts of the Bible and gain fresh perspectives on God's purpose for God's world through God's people. Lectures include:

  • The Bible and Mission: A Fresh Hermeneutical Perspective
  • The Platform of Mission and Caring for Creation
  • Israel as God's People and Agent of Mission
  • The Scope of Mission
  • God, the Future of the Nations, and Paul's Theology of Mission

See All Audio by Christopher Wright

Christopher J. H. Wright is the International Ministries Director of Langham Partnership International. Earlier, he was the principal of All Nations Christian College. He is author of numerous books including God's People in God's Land, Knowing Jesus through the Old Testament, Walking in the Ways of the Lord, What's So Unique about Jesus, as well as a commentary on Deuteronomy.

Related Audio

Details / Buy

It's About Life: A Biblical Journey

Speaker: Rikk Watts

Details / Buy

David: Earthy Spirituality

Speaker: Eugene Peterson

Details / Buy

A Crisis of Care in the Christian Communiity

Speaker: Larry Crabb

Details / Buy

Evangelicalism & Catholicism in Dialogue

Speaker: James I. Packer, Thomas Howard

Details / Buy

Spiritual Pilgrimage: Image & Experience

Speaker: Maxine Hancock

Details / Buy

Ambassadors: Christ in the Public Square (Pastors and Leaders Conference 2018)

Speaker: Iain Provan, Jeffrey Greenman, Ross Hastings, … (see details for all)

Details / Buy

With Eyes Lifted Up: The Pastor as Pray-er (Pastors' Conference 2008)

Speaker: Bruce Hindmarsh, Darrell Johnson, Marva Dawn

Details / Buy

Creation and Culture

Speaker: Bernard Ramm

Details / Buy

Romans Series

Speaker: Richard Longenecker

Details / Buy

Heaven on Earth? The Future of Spiritual Interpretation (Theology Conference)

Speaker: Brian Daley, Kevin Vanhoozer

Details / Buy

Theology of Mission: Biblical, Theological & Global Themes

Speaker: Charles Ringma