Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community

Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and CommunityTotal Church pleads for two key principles for church and mission. First, the gospel as content: being word centred (for the gospel is truth) and being mission centred (for the gospel is truth to be proclaimed). Secondly, the community as context: sharing our lives as Christians and offering a place of belonging to unbelievers. The authors apply these principles to church planting, evangelism, apologetics, social involvement, leadership, discipleship, pastoral care, world mission and notions of …

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Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester, Steve Timmis ( 2007 )

Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester, Steve Timmis ( 2007 )Total Church pleads for two key principles for church and mission. First, the gospel as content: being word centred (for the gospel is truth) and being mission centred (for the gospel is truth to be proclaimed). Secondly, the community as context: sharing our lives as Christians and offering a place of belonging to unbelievers. The authors apply these principles to church planting, evangelism, apologetics, social involvement, leadership, discipleship, pastoral care, world mission and notions of …

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[(Total Church : A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community)] [By (author) Tim Chester ] published on (September, 2008)

[(Total Church : A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community)] [By (author) Tim Chester ] published on (September, 2008)“Church is not a meeting you attend or a place you enter,” write pastors Tim Chester and Steve Timmis. “It’s an identity that is ours in Christ. An identity that shapes the whole of life so that life and mission become ‘total church.'” With that as their premise, they emphasize two overarching principles to govern the practice of church and mission: being gospel-centered and being community-centered. When these principles take precedence, say the authors, the truth of the Word is upheld, the mis…

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[ Total Church A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community By Timmis, Steve , Paperback, Jun- 01- 2007 ]

[ Total Church A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community By Timmis, Steve , Paperback, Jun- 01- 2007 ]“Church is not a meeting you attend or a place you enter,” write pastors Tim Chester and Steve Timmis. “It’s an identity that is ours in Christ. An identity that shapes the whole of life so that life and mission become ‘total church.'” With that as their premise, they emphasize two overarching principles to govern the practice of church and mission: being gospel-centered and being community-centered. When these principles take precedence, say the authors, the truth of the Word is upheld, the mis…

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Total Church: A Radical Reshaping around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester (Aug 21 2008)

Total Church: A Radical Reshaping around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester (Aug 21 2008)“Church is not a meeting you attend or a place you enter,” write pastors Tim Chester and Steve Timmis. “It’s an identity that is ours in Christ. An identity that shapes the whole of life so that life and mission become ‘total church.'” With that as their premise, they emphasize two overarching principles to govern the practice of church and mission: being gospel-centered and being community-centered. When these principles take precedence, say the authors, the truth of the Word is upheld, the mis…

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Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester (2007-06-15)

Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester (2007-06-15)“Church is not a meeting you attend or a place you enter,” write pastors Tim Chester and Steve Timmis. “It’s an identity that is ours in Christ. An identity that shapes the whole of life so that life and mission become ‘total church.'” With that as their premise, they emphasize two overarching principles to govern the practice of church and mission: being gospel-centered and being community-centered. When these principles take precedence, say the authors, the truth of the Word is upheld, the mis…

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Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester (2007-06-15)

Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester (2007-06-15)“Church is not a meeting you attend or a place you enter,” write pastors Tim Chester and Steve Timmis. “It’s an identity that is ours in Christ. An identity that shapes the whole of life so that life and mission become ‘total church.'” With that as their premise, they emphasize two overarching principles to govern the practice of church and mission: being gospel-centered and being community-centered. When these principles take precedence, say the authors, the truth of the Word is upheld, the mis…

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Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester (15-Jun-2007) Paperback

Total Church: A Radical Reshaping Around Gospel and Community by Tim Chester (15-Jun-2007) Paperback“Church is not a meeting you attend or a place you enter,” write pastors Tim Chester and Steve Timmis. “It’s an identity that is ours in Christ. An identity that shapes the whole of life so that life and mission become ‘total church.'” With that as their premise, they emphasize two overarching principles to govern the practice of church and mission: being gospel-centered and being community-centered. When these principles take precedence, say the authors, the truth of the Word is upheld, the mis…

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