This article made a case for the use of a cooperative mission approach for mission
and Church planting. The nnoboa mission concept was developed from cooperative
farming which thrives through trust, communality, and reciprocity. The paper argues
that the church (body of Christ) is endowed with spiritual, physical, material and
social capital that when brought together can help various local churches to achieve
their missional agenda. The article discusses the nnoboa concept and the nnoboa
mission concept. The concept was further discussed in light of the early church’s
communal living as well as how the ‘nnoboa’ mission concept can be used for cost
effective mission and church planting. Although the purpose of the article is to propose a missional model for churches in Ghana, its implementation can be adopted
by churches in other parts of the world.
This article focuses on three matters pertaining to the conversation of missional churches.
Firstly, it looks at the impact of missional awareness in South Africa and Africa. Here the article
explores what is meant by ...
Niemandt, Cornelius Johannes Petrus (Nelus)(Unisa Press, 2010-11)
This article explores insights into the emerging missional ecclesiology of twelve congregations collaborating in the South African Partnership for Missional Churches (SAPMC). A brief description of the vision, the understanding ...
Smither, Edward L.(University of Pretoria, 2011-06-15)
The aim of this work is to tell part of the story of the Brazilian evangelical missions movement by focusing on the work and Brazilian evangelical transcultural workers serving in mission in the context of the Arab-Muslim ...