- Carl & Karen Ellis
September 10, 2016
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Our Behavior Matters: Are We Behaving Like the Church or the World?
The dominant and sub-dominant culture paradigms influence the way we behave in the world and in the church. How might we better recognize which paradigm we’re operating on? Do either of these paradigms influence the church negatively? What can we do to ensure these motifs are not getting in the way of establishing relationships across ethnicities and cultures for the building up of Christ’s Church? Should we consider a modified paradigm?
Welcome to the Margins: What the Evangelical Church can Learn from Persecuted Christians
Persecution affects the dominant and sub-dominant culture paradigms. How so? What has it done around the world as Muslims persecute Christians? How might persecution in the USA affect that paradigm? Will this be for our benefit? Will persecution cause the church in the USA to be more unified?