RESOURCES FROM THE LAUSANNE MOVEMENT
The LAUSANNE MOVEMENTis a confessional movement that seeks to articulate the role of today's Church. It links together evangelical movements around the world, and is the largest representative gathering of the Church.
The DIDASKO FILES is a growing series--that takes its name from the New Testament Greek verb "didasko," meaning "I teach"--used by those involved with the Lausanne Movement. These books are meant to serve the world's Church by helping Christians to grow in their faith.
Introducing another wonderful resource from the Lausanne Movement
Handling money is never easy. We must always be open to scrutiny on how it is collected and on how it is spent. The Apostle Paul sets a clear standard for the church, and the principles easily transfer to any charity or organization.
Chris Wright walks us through familiar Bible passages, raising new questions about how we let biblical models shape our approach to financial responsibility. The amount of care taken by the Apostle Paul to ensure that the church was wise, generous, and prudent in collecting money and using it to support one another is remarkable in its vision and its detail.
John Stott's life adorned the gospel of Christ. He wore privilege lightly, lived modestly, worked diligently, and was loved by the rich and the poor. Here was authentic Christian discipleship.
The legacy of this urbane British pastor-theologian--author of over 50 books and a world expert in ornithology--is already the subject of doctoral theses. In this resource from the Lausanne Movement, Lindsay Brown, Ajith Fernando, Bill Lewis, Mark Greene, and others share stories, insights, and personal appreciation for what John Stott brought to the life of the church.
Also includes a biography.