Bosch part 2.1

In my last post I explored how Bosch sees in the great Commission the essential elements of baptizing and teaching and how grace and works are two sides of the same coin.  But what does this teaching involve? Bosch notes that, “The phrase ‘teaching them to observe all...

Bosch – part 2.0

Today we continued our conversations on David Bosch’s “Transforming Mission”.  We read the chapters on Matthew and Luke as preparation and spent most of our time in his chapter on Matthew.  One of my new friends also joined us and it was really good to be with such a...

Transforming mission (David Bosch) – part 1

A group of us are reading and discussing David Bosch’s book, “Transforming mission” together.  The group consists of me, Cobus, Arthur, Joe, Chris, Marina and then we’re privileged to have Annemie Bosch in the group with us. Today we discussed the Introduction and...

David Bosch on South Africa

I’m busy working through a David Bosch book entitled , “Goeie nuus vir armes … en rykes”. As far as I know there is only an Afrikaans translation of this book (his native language). The book is a commentary on the book of Luke. He...