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Perspectives in Mississippi
Beginning in January 2001!

Gaining God's Perspective on Missions

"What is Perspectives?" It's much more than just a class or a missions program. Over 20,000 people in locations all around the world have have revolutionized their view of God and of the world through this course. Whether you consider taking it for college credit or for a certificate, one thing is certain: You will never be the same!

With a different speaker each week, your class coordinators will lead you through an exploration of Christian missions from four complimentary perspectives:

Biblical - God's unchanging purpose for the nations, in both the Old and New Testaments

Historical - Expansion and development of the Christian church

Strategic - The importance of "unreached people groups" in the completion of God's eternal purpose

Cultural - The challenges of communicating the Gospel cross-culturally


Speaker Schedule

Jan. 16: Paul Andrus
The Living God Is A Missionary God

Jan. 23: Ligon Duncan (First Presbyterian Church, Jackson)
The Story Of His Glory

Jan. 30: Knox Chamblin
Your Kingdom Come

Feb. 6: Ronnie Crudup (New Horizon Church)
Mandate For The Nations

Feb. 13: Frank Pollard (First Baptist Church, Jackson)
Eras Of Mission History

Feb. 20: Samuel Larson
The Expansion Of The Christian Movement

Feb. 27: David Sills
Unleashing The Gospel

March 6: Linda Smith (Calvary Baptist Church, Jackson)
Pioneers Of The World Christian Movement

March 20: Todd Johnson (Global Evangelization Movement Research)
The Task Remaining

March 27: Steve Lanier and Lassandra Overton
How Shall They Hear?; Luna Game, EE-Taow

April 3: Colin Harbinson
Building Bridges Of Love

April 10: John Perkins
Christian Community Development

April 17: Joe Martin
Spontaneous Multiplication of Churches

April 24: TBA
Pioneer Church Planting

May 1: Dr. Roger Parrott (Belhaven College)
World Christian Partnership

May 8: Final Presentations

Costs:
Certificate: $240
or
Credit: $405
and
Textbooks: $35

The first two classes are free, for you to examine the course risk-free!

Scholarship funds may be available where needed.

Location: Wesley Biblical Seminary, 787 East Northside Dr., Jackson

Time: 6:30 to 9:30 pm Tuesday nights, from January 16 to May 8

Contact info:
Call Boyd or Sybil Shaw at (601) 362-3674 (please leave a message)
Or send an email.
You can also fax us at (601) 981-4947.