We Are Here Now
Christendom for most of us has passed; some of us who value its blessings grieve, and we should. When we mark our X on the map of the history of Christianity, we mark it Post-Christendom. Partnership for Missional Church: A Journey of Spiritual Discernment outlines a path to record this same X as a time of a New Era of Mission for your local church. This ground-breaking new book introduces:
Patrick R. Keifert invites you to a journey filled with learning, growing, discovering, experimenting, visioning, mentoring, and sharing as local churches move from the maintenance of Christendom to innovating missional church in their time and location.
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Patrick Keifert is the President and Director of Research of Church Innovations Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated to discovering and implementing tools for congregational renewal. He earned a B.A. degree in 1973 from Valparaiso (IN) University, where he was a Christ College Scholar, and an M. Div. Degree from Christ Seminary-Seminex in 1977. He received a Ph.D. degree from the Divinity School, University of Chicago in 1982, with additional study at the University of Heidelberg and the University of Tubingen in Germany. Named a full professor in systematic theology at Luther Seminary in 1996, he has also served as adjunct professor at the School of Law, Hamline University, Saint Paul, MN. He has authored several books including: Welcoming the Stranger: A Public Theology of Worship and Evangelism (Augsburg Fortress).