Presented at the 2012 COSIM conference, this teaching: 1) Shows how the story of the Prodigal Son uses honor and shame concepts to introduce the message of salvation through Christ, 2) examines the key dynamics of honor and shame from a social-science perspective— with examples from Scripture, 3) explores honor and shame as the pivotal cultural value of the Bible, and of most of the Majority World / unreached peoples, and 4) examines applications to cross-cultural ministries and partnerships through understanding the dynamics of honor and shame. For a free 30-page article by Werner Mischke, “Honor & Shame and Cross-Cultural Relationships”, visit: beautyofpartnership.org/about/free. To contact Werner Mischke about Bible-based training in honor and shame dynamics, write to email@example.com.
This is the second half of the Biblical component of Operation WorldView. Werner Mischke teaches the final part of “The Story of His Glory,” based on the article by Steve Hawthorne — an overview of Scripture with God’s glory as the theme. Included at the end of this session is a video segment from “Ee-Taow!”, from New Tribes Mission, which is used by permission. Learn more at: operationworldview.org
This is the first half of the Historical component of Operation WorldView. After an introduction by Steve Hawthorne, Mission ONE president Bob Schindler presents material based on the article by Dr. Ralph Winter, “The Kingdom Strikes Back: Ten Epochs of Redemptive History.” Learn more at: operationworldview.org
This is the first half of the Cultural component of Operation WorldView. Bob Schindler teaches basic worldview concepts based on the book by Darrow Miller, “Discipling Nations: The Power of Truth to Transform Cultures.” Learn more at: operationworldview.org
This is part 2 of the Strategic component of Operation WorldView. It begins with Werner Mischke leading a two-minute review of the key questions and answers of Operation WorldView. This is followed by two short videos promoting the course, Perspectives on the World Christian Movement. Then … “6 Ways to Reach God's World” … a series of short videos to help followers of Jesus Christ consider how they can get involved in blessing the peoples and nations of the world (used by permission of OMF International)