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Revitalization 13:2, Center For The Study Of World Christian Revitalization Movements Jan 2006

Revitalization 13:2, Center For The Study Of World Christian Revitalization Movements

Revitalization

No abstract provided.


Revitalization 13:1, Center For The Study Of World Christian Revitalization Movements Jan 2006

Revitalization 13:1, Center For The Study Of World Christian Revitalization Movements

Revitalization

No abstract provided.


Exploring The Possibilities Of Using Lisanga Small Groups In Disciple-Making Among The Avalogoli People Of Kenya, Nebert A. Mtange Jan 2006

Exploring The Possibilities Of Using Lisanga Small Groups In Disciple-Making Among The Avalogoli People Of Kenya, Nebert A. Mtange

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Entrepreneurial Leader As Change Agent : Developing Innovative Churches, Bryson G. Butts Jan 2006

The Entrepreneurial Leader As Change Agent : Developing Innovative Churches, Bryson G. Butts

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Proclaiming What We Have Seen And Heard : The Role Of Prayer In Hermeneutics For Homiletics, James Joseph Mindling Jan 2006

Proclaiming What We Have Seen And Heard : The Role Of Prayer In Hermeneutics For Homiletics, James Joseph Mindling

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Sports Ministry In America's One Hundred Largest Churches, Matthew Brian White Jan 2006

Sports Ministry In America's One Hundred Largest Churches, Matthew Brian White

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Mission Of God In Latin America: Redefining The Theology And Practice Of The Church Based On Luke-Acts, Ricardo Goméz Jan 2006

The Mission Of God In Latin America: Redefining The Theology And Practice Of The Church Based On Luke-Acts, Ricardo Goméz

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Exploring The Possibilities Of Using Lisanga Small Groups In Disciple-Making Among The Avalogoli People Of Kenya, Nebert A. Mtange Jan 2006

Exploring The Possibilities Of Using Lisanga Small Groups In Disciple-Making Among The Avalogoli People Of Kenya, Nebert A. Mtange

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Built To Last Pastors : Identifying The Foundational Characteristics Of Perservering In Pastoral Excellence, Andy Hurst Jan 2006

Built To Last Pastors : Identifying The Foundational Characteristics Of Perservering In Pastoral Excellence, Andy Hurst

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Prayer-Driven Church Plant, David A. Slagle Jan 2006

The Prayer-Driven Church Plant, David A. Slagle

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Towards A Theology Of Land For The New Guinea Islands, William Kenny Longgar Jan 2006

Towards A Theology Of Land For The New Guinea Islands, William Kenny Longgar

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Church Planting Using A Continuous Quality Management Process In A New Wesleyan Church In Western New York, Christopher Mark Baldwin Jan 2006

Church Planting Using A Continuous Quality Management Process In A New Wesleyan Church In Western New York, Christopher Mark Baldwin

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Meeting The Challenge Of Diversity : Ministry And Mission In A Multicultural Milieu, Chadwick L. Short Jan 2006

Meeting The Challenge Of Diversity : Ministry And Mission In A Multicultural Milieu, Chadwick L. Short

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Impact Of Building A Leadership Team Of Laypersons Upon The Rockwood United Methodist Charge's Embracing And Fulfilling Of Its Charge-Wide Vision Statement, Randall W. Bain Jan 2006

The Impact Of Building A Leadership Team Of Laypersons Upon The Rockwood United Methodist Charge's Embracing And Fulfilling Of Its Charge-Wide Vision Statement, Randall W. Bain

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Charismatic Revival And The Mission Of The Church, J. Edward Crenshaw Jan 2006

Charismatic Revival And The Mission Of The Church, J. Edward Crenshaw

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Components Of Lay-Mobilizating Cultures And Systems, Tracy D. Hoskins Jan 2006

Components Of Lay-Mobilizating Cultures And Systems, Tracy D. Hoskins

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Korean Jeong (Chŏng) And Its Relationship To Christian Mission, Woocheol Kim Jan 2006

Korean Jeong (Chŏng) And Its Relationship To Christian Mission, Woocheol Kim

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Toward A Contextualized Church In A Unified Korea/Corea: Exploring Resources In Wesleyan Theology And Eastern Philosophies, Ohoon Kwon Jan 2006

Toward A Contextualized Church In A Unified Korea/Corea: Exploring Resources In Wesleyan Theology And Eastern Philosophies, Ohoon Kwon

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


From Caudillo To Collaborative Leader : A Culturally Influenced Derailment In Emergent Leadership In An Ecuadorian Denomination, Randall S. Coleman Jan 2006

From Caudillo To Collaborative Leader : A Culturally Influenced Derailment In Emergent Leadership In An Ecuadorian Denomination, Randall S. Coleman

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


The Relationship Of Missional Outreach To United Methodist Church Growth In The Central Appalachian Region, 1990-2005, Carol D. Crawford Jan 2006

The Relationship Of Missional Outreach To United Methodist Church Growth In The Central Appalachian Region, 1990-2005, Carol D. Crawford

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Preparatory Elements To Promote Congregational Change, Oliver B. Dongell Jan 2006

Preparatory Elements To Promote Congregational Change, Oliver B. Dongell

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Cooperating With The Spirit : A Model For Spiritual Formation Within The Local Church, Alan Jones Jan 2006

Cooperating With The Spirit : A Model For Spiritual Formation Within The Local Church, Alan Jones

ATS Dissertations

No abstract provided.


Editor's Note: Mary Bosanquet-Fletcher's Watchwords, Terry C. Muck Jan 2006

Editor's Note: Mary Bosanquet-Fletcher's Watchwords, Terry C. Muck

The Asbury Journal

No abstract provided.


Grace Notes: Layering Small Grace Upon Small Grace, Terry C. Muck Jan 2006

Grace Notes: Layering Small Grace Upon Small Grace, Terry C. Muck

The Asbury Journal

No abstract provided.


Charles Wesleyana Jan 2006

Charles Wesleyana

The Asbury Journal

Biography

Timeline

Bibliography

Anniversary Events


The Integral Nature Of Worship And Evangelism: Insights From The Wesleyan Tradition, Paul W. Chilcote Jan 2006

The Integral Nature Of Worship And Evangelism: Insights From The Wesleyan Tradition, Paul W. Chilcote

The Asbury Journal

This essay explores the fundamental relationship between worship and evangelism through the lens of the hymns and writings of Charles Wesley. After laying a biblical foundation for the integral nature of worship and evangelism based upon Acts 2:46-47 and examining the image of paideia (instruction through action) in Heb. 12:9-10 as a concept implying their integration, the author describes the liturgy of the worshiping community as the primary matrix of evangelistic ministry. The call of the prophet Isaiah (6:2-8) reveals a paradigm related to worship that instructs our understanding of evangelism as well. All true worship and ...


Sermon On The Trinity, Mike Pasquarello Jan 2006

Sermon On The Trinity, Mike Pasquarello

The Asbury Journal

John Wesley: Homiletic Theologian


Charles Wesley's Doctrine Of The Holy Spirit: A Vital Resource For The Renewal Of Methodism Today, Jason E. Vickers Jan 2006

Charles Wesley's Doctrine Of The Holy Spirit: A Vital Resource For The Renewal Of Methodism Today, Jason E. Vickers

The Asbury Journal

This essay is an extended argument in favor of a recovery of a robust doctrine of the Holy Spirit in Wesleyan-Methodist theology today The argument develops in five stages. First, it shows the significance of the person and work of the Holy Spirit in Charles Wesley's understanding of revelation, the atonement, purification, sanctification and the like. Second, it suggests that contemporary Wesleyan theologians have often ceased attributing these things to d1e presence and work of the Holy Spirit, opting to attribute them in a generic way to grace instead. Third, it provides a conceptual analysis of the difference between ...


Journal In Entirety Jan 2006

Journal In Entirety

The Asbury Journal

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editor's Introduction


Theme Essays - Charles Wesley at 300

The Integral Nature of Worship and Evangelism: Insights from the Wesleyan Tradition

Paul W. Chilcote

Charles Wesley and the Language of Evangelical Experience: The Poetical Hermeneutic Revisited

John R. Tyson

Charles Wesley's Doctrine of the Holy Spirit: A Vital Resource for the Renewal of Methodism Today

Jason E. Vickers

Charles Wesleyana

Biography Timeline Bibliography Anniversary Events

Essays

A Christian Response to Islam: Is Islam a Peaceful Religion?

Steven E. Tsoukalas

The Third Moment of Muslim Witness: John Wesley Had It Right

Terry C. Muck

Features

Sermon

"On ...


Book Reviews, William J. Abraham, Elaine A. Heath, Nathan Crawford, Joerg Rieger, J.D. Payne, John N. Oswalt, Michael Rynkiwiech, Charles M. Wood Jan 2006

Book Reviews, William J. Abraham, Elaine A. Heath, Nathan Crawford, Joerg Rieger, J.D. Payne, John N. Oswalt, Michael Rynkiwiech, Charles M. Wood

The Asbury Journal

Wesleyan Perspectives on the New Creation

M. Douglas Meeks, ed.

Nashville: Kingswood,

2004, 200 pp., paper, 2004, $30.00

Reviewed by William J Abraham

Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places

Eugene H. Peterson

Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company

2005, xii, 368pp. cloth, $25.00

Reviewed by Elaine A. Heath

The Evangelical Moment: The Promise of an American Religion

By Kenneth J. Collins

Grand Rapids: Baker Academic Press

2005, 288 pp., paper, $22.99

Reviewed by Nathan Crawford

Theology as History and Hermeneutics: A Post-Critical Evangelical Conversation with Contemporary Theology

Laurence W. Wood

Lexington: Emeth Publisher

2004, 261 ...