Missional Field Notes

Quotes, Examples, and Ideas from My Missional Frontier

This is not a quote from John Howard Yoder.

It’s a quote about John Howard Yoder.

John Howard Yoder declares the Church must respond adequately to the welcome end of Constantinianism and reclaim the need for discipleship under the Lordship of Christ and the Church as an alternative (not privileged) community. He says the church is itself a social ethic that exemplifies the kingdom of God, especially in its egalitarian inclusiveness, economic sharing, forgiveness and celebrating the giftedness of all. (Via)

This is most appropriate as I preach on “Salt and Light” and impacting the world from Matthew 5:13-16 this day.

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