MI102 Current Issues in Missions

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In Current Issues in Missions (MI102), Tim Sisk discusses the changing world situation since the beginning of the Modern Missions Movement in the mid-nineteenth century, and introduces the new mission opportunities and approaches these changes have created. He explores the impact and implications of globalization and the shift of the “Christian center” from Europe and European derivative cultures to the southern hemisphere. Sisk also introduces contemporary debates regarding appropriate contextualization, the relationship between evangelism and humanitarian relief, and issues of justice.

Transforming and Transitioning World Missions

Introducing the Speaker and the Course

Introducing the Speaker and the Course

2m
The Changing World

The Changing World

2m
The Difference a Hundred Years Makes

The Difference a Hundred Years Makes

4m
From Edinburgh to Cape Town

From Edinburgh to Cape Town

3m
Growth in Global Christianity

Growth in Global Christianity

5m
A Snapshot of Global Christianity

A Snapshot of Global Christianity

5m
20th-Century Changes in Global Christianity

20th-Century Changes in Global Christianity

3m
Whose Religion Is Christianity?

Whose Religion Is Christianity?

4m
Previewing Global Theology Resources

Previewing Global Theology Resources

5m
The Impact of Globalization

The Impact of Globalization

4m
The Changing Global Context

The Changing Global Context

3m
The Changing Missionary Movement

The Changing Missionary Movement

3m
Emerging Leaders in Global Missions

Emerging Leaders in Global Missions

4m
Changing Roles for Western Missionaries

Changing Roles for Western Missionaries

7m
21st-Century Paternalism

21st-Century Paternalism

6m
Listening to the Global Church, Part 1

Listening to the Global Church, Part 1

5m
Listening to the Global Church, Part 2

Listening to the Global Church, Part 2

6m
Transforming Missionary Training

Transforming Missionary Training

4m
Search for Articles on Missional Scripture Reading

Search for Articles on Missional Scripture Reading

5m

Tent Making and Business as Mission

The North American Church’s Future Role in World Missions

The North American Church’s Future Role in World Missions

3m
Introduction to Business as Mission (BAM)

Introduction to Business as Mission (BAM)

4m
Exploring Trends behind Tent Making and Business as Mission

Exploring Trends behind Tent Making and Business as Mission

5m
Reasons for and Models of Tent Making and Business as Mission

Reasons for and Models of Tent Making and Business as Mission

5m
Biblical and Historical Examples of Tent Making and Business as Mission

Biblical and Historical Examples of Tent Making and Business as Mission

7m
Understanding the “T” Scale

Understanding the “T” Scale

6m
Positive Aspects of Tent Making and Business as Mission

Positive Aspects of Tent Making and Business as Mission

4m
Negative Aspects of Tent Making and Business as Mission

Negative Aspects of Tent Making and Business as Mission

6m
Basic Search on Protestant Clergy-Laity Dualism

Basic Search on Protestant Clergy-Laity Dualism

2m
The Effect of Affluence on Mission

The Effect of Affluence on Mission

3m
Attitudes toward Affluence

Attitudes toward Affluence

5m
Barriers to Mission Created by Affluence

Barriers to Mission Created by Affluence

6m

National Missionaries and Short-Term Missions

Living in Intentional Simplicity

Living in Intentional Simplicity

5m
National Missionaries from Indigenous Churches

National Missionaries from Indigenous Churches

1m
Positive Characteristics of National Missionaries

Positive Characteristics of National Missionaries

3m
Cautions regarding Use of National Missionaries

Cautions regarding Use of National Missionaries

4m
Evaluating Support of National Missionaries

Evaluating Support of National Missionaries

5m
Short-Term Missions

Short-Term Missions

2m
Challenging Some Short-Term-Missions Presuppositions

Challenging Some Short-Term-Missions Presuppositions

4m
Listening to the Hosts

Listening to the Hosts

4m
Cautions regarding Short-Term Missions

Cautions regarding Short-Term Missions

5m
Potential Benefits of Short-Term Missions

Potential Benefits of Short-Term Missions

3m

Ethics in Missions

Your Role in Short-Term Missions

Your Role in Short-Term Missions

4m
Run, Walk, Limp, Fall, or Finish Well

Run, Walk, Limp, Fall, or Finish Well

4m
Ethical Guidelines and Guard Rails

Ethical Guidelines and Guard Rails

4m

Theological Issues in Missions

Areas for Ethical Consideration

Areas for Ethical Consideration

4m
Theological Drift?

Theological Drift?

4m
Starting a Study on “Hell” Using the Bible Word Study

Starting a Study on “Hell” Using the Bible Word Study

4m
Views Held on Hell and Salvation

Views Held on Hell and Salvation

5m
Defining “Hell” from Scripture

Defining “Hell” from Scripture

6m
Performing a Morphology Search on Jesus’ Use of “Gehenna”

Performing a Morphology Search on Jesus’ Use of “Gehenna”

3m
Do Theological Views Diminish a Passion for Evangelism?

Do Theological Views Diminish a Passion for Evangelism?

3m

Spiritual Conflict and Missions

Is the Problem Solely Theological?

Is the Problem Solely Theological?

6m
Models for Spiritual Conflict

Models for Spiritual Conflict

4m
The Mass Marketing of Spiritual Warfare

The Mass Marketing of Spiritual Warfare

3m
A Warning and Some Observations

A Warning and Some Observations

7m
Animism and Secularism

Animism and Secularism

5m
Territorial Spirits

Territorial Spirits

6m
Evaluating Strategic-Level Spiritual Warfare

Evaluating Strategic-Level Spiritual Warfare

5m
Demonization and Deliverance

Demonization and Deliverance

3m
Using the Bible Sense Lexicon to Study Demons

Using the Bible Sense Lexicon to Study Demons

3m
Encounters with Demons in the New Testament

Encounters with Demons in the New Testament

4m

Dreams and Missions

Avoiding Demonic Influence

Avoiding Demonic Influence

3m
The Underappreciated Importance of Dreams

The Underappreciated Importance of Dreams

5m
Dreams in the Bible

Dreams in the Bible

3m
Using the Bible Sense Lexicon to Find Dreams in the Bible

Using the Bible Sense Lexicon to Find Dreams in the Bible

3m
How Dreams and Visions Are Used by God

How Dreams and Visions Are Used by God

3m

Contextualization

Current Research on Dreams Leading to Conversion

Current Research on Dreams Leading to Conversion

3m
Contextualized Mission to Muslims

Contextualized Mission to Muslims

3m
Defining Contextualization

Defining Contextualization

3m
Contextualization or Syncretism?

Contextualization or Syncretism?

8m
Contextualization in Scripture

Contextualization in Scripture

7m
Researching Contextualization in the Lexham Bible Dictionary

Researching Contextualization in the Lexham Bible Dictionary

5m
Guidelines for Contextualization

Guidelines for Contextualization

6m
Creating a Faithlife Group for Missionaries

Creating a Faithlife Group for Missionaries

7m
Contemporary Evangelism and Contextualization

Contemporary Evangelism and Contextualization

7m
Searching Themelios for “Insider Movement”

Searching Themelios for “Insider Movement”

3m

Words and Deeds

Cautions regarding the Insider Movement

Cautions regarding the Insider Movement

5m
Finding the Balance

Finding the Balance

2m
Three Approaches to Words and Deeds

Three Approaches to Words and Deeds

4m
A Brief History of the Debate

A Brief History of the Debate

3m
An Evangelical Debate

An Evangelical Debate

5m

The Local Church in Mission

The Primacy of Evangelism

The Primacy of Evangelism

5m
Can “Small” Succeed where “Big” Fails?

Can “Small” Succeed where “Big” Fails?

3m
Christ, Church, and Kingdom

Christ, Church, and Kingdom

5m
Changing World, Changing Missions

Changing World, Changing Missions

2m