September 2006 | Vol. 1 | Issue 4
The Bicultural Facilitator
A Crucial Role in Church-to-Church Partnerships.
International “sister church” relationships and church-driven partnerships are two of the significant innovations in cross-cultural missions of the 21st century. These partnerships have much going for them—not the least of which is the practical outliving of the biblical teaching regarding the unity of the body of Christ as prayed for by Jesus (see John 17). Such partnerships allow for the sharing of resources between Western and non-Western churches in pursuit of a common vision, and they enable the formation of deep and significant personal relationships between believers of diverse ethnic and cultural heritage. . . .[Click below to continue]