Theological Education and Church Planting

Would You Buy a Microwave Bible?

BTF partner Dave Hare responds to recent concerns on the speed vs. quality question in recent BT methodologies coming out of the Wycliffe Associates (or “family” of organizations). I recently sat in on a discussion at the 2015 SIL/GIAL BT conference in Dallas, on this very question. I was thankful that more experienced missionaries were(…)

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Together for Inerrancy

Do you love the Word? John MacArthur, Mark Dever, and others are coming together for inerrancy at the Shepherds’ Conference Summit March 3-6, 2015 at Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, CA. Here’s a 1 minute video on inerrancy and loving God by loving His Word (with more resources at InerrantWord.com). Before the Shepherds’ Summit,(…)

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Bring the Cloak, and the Books, Especially the Parchments…Bring the Hebrew Books

Paul asked his beloved son in the faith, Timothy, to bring warm clothes, books and parchments to his prison cell (2Tim 1:2; 2:9; 4:13). William Tyndale wrote from prison, in expectation of his death, that the local governor of Vilvorde Castle might bring him warm clothes, along with the following request: “And I ask to(…)

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Pioneer Missions and Theological Education

There is a lot of good work today going on to plant churches, and even to establish long-term healthy churches through some sort of theological education (read: discipleship). Organizations like TMAI, TLI, Reaching and Teaching, HeartCry, and many others¬†organizations and events (such as The Cross Conference) are integrating church planting and theological education, evangelism and(…)

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