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Missão Integral [holistic mission or the ‘whole Gospel’] applied: Brazilian evangelical models of holistic mission in the Arab-Muslim world
In this article, I will first show the historical development of this theological approach within the Brazilian and Latin American evangelical spheres through the work of the Latin AmericanExpand
An Unrecognized and Unlikely Influence? The Impact of Valerius of Hippo on Augustine
While Augustine of Hippo is rightfully remembered in Christian history as a philosopher, theologian, and bishop, most students would acknowledge that he benefited from others who taught and discipledExpand
Book Review: How Africa Shaped the Christian Mind: Rediscovering the African Seedbed of Western Christianity
of Christianity—including spiritual formation through monastic discipline, the European university, Christian dogma, and exegetical rules and methods—were therefore formed and fomented in theExpand
Pastoral lessons from Augustine’s theological correspondence with women
Prof. Dr Smither is participating in the research project, ‘Ecodomy’, directed by Prof. Dr Nelus Niemandt, Department Science of Religion and Missiology, Faculty of Theology, University ofExpand
Explaining the Trinity to Muslims and Jews in Medieval Christian Mission: Lessons from the “Life of Cyril”
Cyril (ca. 826–69) is remembered in Christian and mission history for the celebrated Slavic mission. What is less emphasized, however, and the focus of this article, is Cyril’s prior mission workExpand
Storying for Urban Dwellers: Evangelism via Film Discussion Groups
International Journal of Frontier Missions 23:2 Summer 2006•57 As our group was finishing up, I was pleased by the rich discussion we had had over the significance of the scapegoat (Lev. 16:1-34),Expand