UCA President Andrew Dutney has been in Scotland for the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. The experience has him thinking about the place and practice of world mission today.
So â€œworld missionâ€ essentially means recognising that God is engaged in a mission of reconciliation and renewal throughout the whole world, discerning that activity of the Spirit in the bit of the world to which we have access, and joining in.
Read Andrew’s full reflection here.
In small, missional faith communities, one of the questions often faced is “how do we include our kids? Shaping an adult friendly faith community with lots of interaction and discipleship growth for adults is one thing, but figuring out how to grow kids faith in the same context is quite another.
The folks over at Verge Network have made available a few thoughts on including kids in the life of faith and mission. It’s worth a read.