By Jason S. Sexton,Jonathan Leeman,Christopher J. H. Wright,John R. Franke,Peter J. Leithart

This e-book articulates numerous evangelical perspectives concerning the church's undertaking and offers a fit, energetic, and gracious debate in this arguable subject. In a priceless Counterpoints structure, this quantity demonstrates the original theological frameworks, doctrinal convictions, and missiological conclusions that tell and distinguish the views:

  • Soteriological venture: Jonathan Leeman
  • Participatory venture: Christopher Wright
  • Contextual venture: John Franke
  • Ecumenical-Political venture: Peter Leithart

Each of the 4 participants is to respond to a similar key questions in line with their biblical interpretations and theological convictions. What is your biblical-theological framework for venture? How does your definition of venture tell your figuring out of the church's venture? How does the undertaking of God and nation of God relate to the project of the church? what's the gospel? How does your view at the gospel tell the venture of the church? How do verbal proclamation of the gospel, discipleship, company worship, taking good care of the bad, social justice, restoring shalom, constructing tradition, and foreign missions healthy into the church's mission?

The interplay among the individuals might help readers get a clearer photograph of the place the variations lie and why various conclusions are drawn and supply a clean start line for dialogue and debate of the church's mission.

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