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Controversies in Mission (EMS series #24)
Editor Edward L. Smither,  EditorRochelle Cathcart Scheuermann,  PublisherWilliam Carey Publishing
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Theology, People, and Practice of Mission in the 21st Century. Crossing social, cultural, and religious barriers and making disciples of all nations has probably never been without some level of controversy. This book is an attempt to hit the pause button on this rapid-paced world and to refllect on how we do mission, especially in light of the new layers of complexity that globalization brings. While the contributors engage in new aspects of mission and cultural encounter unique to the twenty-first century, the underlying issues of each chapter are age-old topics that have reared their heads at various times throughout history: priorities in mission, power struggles, perspectives on cultural others, and contextualization.

With that in mind, our aims are twofold:
(1) to carefully consider issues causing tension and contention within current mission thought, practice and strategy and then
(2) to engage in serious but charitable dialogue for the sake of God’s mission and the salvation of all peoples.

CONTENTS
Part One Biblical Perspectives and Theology of Mission
Chapter 1 Controversy on Paul’s First Missionary Journey (Robert J. Priest)
Chapter 2 The Case for Prioritism (Christopher R. Little)
Chapter 3 Carl F. H. Henry’s Regenerational Model of Evangelism and Social Concern and
the Promise of an Evangelical Consensus (Jerry M. Ireland)
Chapter 4 Reconsidering the Formative Role of Ethics within Missiological Practice(Greg Mathias)

Part Two The People of Mission
Chapter 5 Power Play in the Korean American Church (Eunice Hong)
Chapter 6 Submission or Cooperation? (David R. Dunaetz)
Chapter 7 The Controversial Image of the US American in Missions (Kenneth R. Nehrbass)
Chapter 8 A Continuing Role for Western Bible Translators? (Dave Beine)
Chapter 9 Up From The Pit—Immigration, Deportation, Pain, and Hope (Miriam Adeney)

Part Three The Practice of Mission
Chapter 10 The Necessity for Retaining Father and Son Terminology in Scripture Translations for Muslims
(Mark Hausfeld, Ben Aker, Jim Bennett, Jim Hernando, Tommy Hodum, Wave Nunnally, Adam Simnowitz)
Chapter 11 The World Evangelical Alliance Global Review Panel Report: A Sympathetic Dissenting Opinion (Kevin Higgins)
Chapter 12 Consequences of the Divine Terms Controversy in Bible Translation (Mark Naylor)
Chapter 13 Teaching Bible Interpretation in Intercultural Contexts (Larry W. Caldwell)

Part Four Historical and Future Perspectives
Chapter 14 Saving the Future of Evangelical Missions (David J. Hesselgrave)

Product Details
Product Code: 0878080546
Categories: Mission Books    Mission Studies
ISBN-13: 9780878080540
Pages: 316
Primary Audience: All
Series: Evangelical Missiological Society
Year: 2016

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