The Urban Face of Mission – Mission, Missions, Theology, and Theological Education

In Chapter 1 the author wants to address the isolation or marginalization of mission from theological training, theology from mission, and the church from the world. Conn offers possible reasons for this separation. He further suggests modifications that are currently being employed, and ends with some practical suggestions to encourage the process of modification.

Equipping for Ministry: Characteristics for Ministry Training in the Asian Context Ministry in an Asian Context

Contextualizing theological training for the ministry is what this article wants to do. Painting the context of India, this article shares characteristics of a theological training that can be used to equip ministers for a ministry that will be relevant to the needs of God's people in their context.