Great Commission Research Journal Vol. 6 No. 1 Summer 2014


6     Reaching the Nations Through Our Cities by Chris Clayman

22     Five Types of Multicultural Churches: A New Paradigm Evaluated and Differentiated by Bob Wl1itesel

36     Why Is There a Silent Exodus of English-speaking Adults from Western Canadian Chinese Churches by Matthew Todd

57     Why Multiply Healthy Churches? By Charles (Chuck) Van Engen

91     The Ecclesiology of Training for Trainers: The Issue of Method and I Timothy 3:6 by John Henry Serworwom

115     McGavran’s Family Heritage by Gary L. Mcintosh

135     My Pilgrimage In Church Growth by Ray Ellis

139     The Church of the Nazarene and Church Growth: Better Together? By Duane H. Boady

Book Reviews

149     Embracing Shared Ministry: Power and Status in the Early Church and Why it Matters Today by Joseph H. Hellerman – Reviewed by Paul Gritz

152     Advanced Strategic Planning: A 21st Century Model for Church and Ministry Leaders by Aubrey Malphurs – Reviewed by John Sun

153     The Bridges of God: A Study in the Strategy of Missions by Donald A. McGavran – Reviewed by Ivan Yu

156     Planting New Churches in a Postmodern Age by Ed Stetzer – Reviewed by Joseph Mun

159     Replant: How a Dying Church Can Grow Again by Mark Devine and Darrin Patrick – Reviewed by Garrett R. Eaglin

161     The Coffee Shop that Changed a Church: Discovering the Net Effect by Steve Parr – Reviewed by Peter Vavrosky