So can women be missionaries? Yes, of course. But also yes to the biblical teaching on gender distinctions in the life of the church. The two are not at odds.
Keeping small groups from becoming mini-churches often takes intentionality and pastoral effort.
In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan sits down with Mark, John Folmar, and Andy Johnson to talk about healthy churches and global missions.
Each year, the 9Marks at Southeastern Conference examines a particular topic related to church health and provides biblical and practical help fellow pastors and leaders.
Should churches excommunicate someone who joins an “open and affirming” congregation?
Our editorial manager Alex Duke sat down with author Andy Johnson to talk about his new book Missions and the importance of being intentional in our missionary endeavors.
Here are a few comments intended to encourage you to fold single-adult friends into your special family events.
In this 9Marks interview, missions pastor Andy Johnson sits down with two international Christians—”Arnold” and “Vincent”—to discuss the role the Western church plays in the growth of Christianity abroad, particularly in the Muslim world and China.
Your ordinary vocational gifts and talents might be a treasure to a congregation in Malaysia or London or Istanbul or Dubai.
Four lessons from one church’s efforts to reach internationals in its own metro area.
You cannot cooperate with everyone in the work of missions, but when you do, you help to clarify the gospel.
Our love for Jesus never shines brighter than when we rejoice in the progress of the gospel—in others’ churches.
You are not an island, so don’t think that the uniqueness of your role somehow isolates you from others.
Don’t support just any parachurch organization. Instead, use them to support efforts, individuals, or teams that you trust.
This, I think, is the key takeaway from this book: If you start with man, you won’t rise above man-made theories.