Friday, January 7, 2005
Journeys of the Muslim Nation and the Christian Church: Exploring the Mission of Two Communities
David W. Shenk
The Christian and Muslim communities are both missionary movements. Their mission target is the same. However, the way each community sees this mission is drastically different.
Friday, November 23, 2001
Title: Exodus: Believers Church Bible Commentary
Author: Waldemar Janzen
Waldemar Janzen provides a refreshing and engaging tour through the book of Exodus, drawing connections, noting what other researchers have discovered, suggesting a thoughtful opinion when there are questions, and through it all always standing to the side, not wanting to get in the way.
Friday, October 26, 2001
Flying Free Doxa, Shikina, 2001 The Doxa Band’s latest CD begins with the upbeat title track that hints at the crossover between worship and pop music. Lead singer…
Friday, October 12, 2001
This is a book for times like these. In the aftermath of September 11, to speak of reconciliation as “the biblical essential” (the title of chapter 1) will either call us to renew our efforts to build bridges between peoples, or will sound like foolish or, at best, impractical idealism.
Friday, December 15, 2000
Title:Peaceable Witness Among Muslims
Author: Gordon D. Nickel
This book makes a significant contribution to the study of Muslim-Christian encounters in its two particular emphases: (a) the need for Christians to offer a credible (non-verbal and verbal) witness of their relationship with Christ; and (b) a reminder that Christians are to respond peacefully regardless of how they are treated by Muslims (or others).
Friday, December 1, 2000
Once upon a time there was a Great King who ruled over a vast domain. His power and authority stretched from one of the earth to the other….
Friday, January 21, 2000
The Doxa Band is a P&W team from Abbotsford, B.C. They first got together in 1996 to lead Sunday evening worship services in South Abbotsford MB Church, and over time, became popular.
Friday, October 8, 1999
WOMEN AND MEN: GENDER IN THE CHURCH Carol Penner, ed. Waterloo, Ont.: Herald Press, 1998. Paper, 152 pp. $14.25. Carol Penner of Vineland, Ont., edits this work of…
Friday, October 8, 1999
AN INTERVIEW WITH VIJAY MANUEL On July 4, 1999, Doxa, a popular contemporary worship event in Abbotsford, B.C., was held for the last time. Jim Coggins spoke with…
Friday, November 20, 1998
2 Corinthians V. George Shillington. Believers Church Bible Commentary Elmer A. Martens and Willard M. Swartley, eds. Waterloo, Ont.: Herald Press, 1998. Paperback, 309 pp. This commentary shares the…
Friday, December 12, 1997
Hundreds of teenagers rush in through the doors to get the best seats possible before the band comes on stage. Security stands guard at the front of the…
Friday, August 29, 1997
Title: 1 & 2 Thessalonians: Believers Church Bible Commentary
Author: Jacob W. Elias (ed. Elmer A. Martens and Willard M. Swartley)
Based on response in letters to the editor dealing with the return of Christ, Jacob W. Elias’ commentary on 1 & 2 Thessalonians should be of interest.
Friday, May 13, 1994
Title: Colossians/Philemon: Believers Church Bible Commentary
Author: Ernest D. Martin
This fourth volume in the Believers Church Bible Commentary Series makes a valuable resource for Bible study and teaching.
Friday, March 11, 1983
About Third Story: Thirteen programs for television produced by Mennonite Brethren Communications, Winnipeg.