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Summer 2012

One Mission, Many Methods

Editorial  
 
olena "One Mission, Many Methods"
by Lois E. Olena, D.Min.
 
Message from the President
 
klaus "The Way I See It"
by Byron D. Klaus, D.Min.
 
Lectures  
 
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Melody Palm, Psy.D
October 7, 2011 Inaugural Lecture Mp3

Serving with Integrity and Compassion:
A Psychospiritual Paradigm for Effective Soul Care

 
Lowenburg

Hogan Lectures

Douglas P. Lowenberg, D.Min
"Reading the Bible with Help from African Pentecostals: Allowing Africa to Inform Our Western Hermeneutics"
January 31, 2012—Listen to the MP3

Douglas P. Lowenberg, D.Min
"Reading the Bible with Help from African Pentecostals: Behind the Eyes of the Beholder: The Impact of Worldview on the Reading of Scripture"
February 16, 2012—Listen to the MP3

Douglas P. Lowenberg, D.Min
"A Twenty-First Century Pentecostal Hermeneutic for Africa and Beyond"
March 28, 2012—Listen to the MP3

 
Special Chapels (Spring 2012)
 
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Doug Petersen honoring
Legacy Chapel on Loren Tripplet
Lecture 1, March 13, 2012 mp3
Lecture 2, March 14, 2012
mp3

 

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Tripplet Bio


"A Missionary Manifesto" by Loren Tripplet
 
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Cecil M. Robeck, Jr.
From Fear to Love: The Path toward Christian Unity

March 20, 2012 chapel service Mp3

PDF

 
Feature Articles
 
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Jon Dahlager, Pastors’ Kids in Latin America:
The Advantages and Disadvantages of the PK Experience

Spanish version

 
jon dahlager Rosemarie Kowalski, “Whom Shall I Send and Who Will Go for Us?” The Empowerment of the Holy Spirit for Early Pentecostal Female Missionaries
 
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John Davidson, Contextualized Church Planting in Twenty-first Century America

 
Ministerial Reflection
 
jon dahlager Jacob Cherian, Growing Up, Becoming Children: The First Image of Christian Ministry
olena Lois Olena, It's Not Fair, You See: A Book Essay on Pharisectomy: How to Joyfully Remove Your Inner Pharisee and other
Religiously Transmitted Diseases

 
Special Feature
 

Lois Olena Honoring Hobart Grazier (PDF)

Special Collection: Hobart Grazier Romans Notes

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Romans Introduction
Romans Ch1
Romans Ch2
Romans Ch3
Romans Ch4
Romans Ch5
Romans Ch6
Romans Ch7
Romans Ch8

 
2011-2012 AGTS Master of Arts in Theological Studies Thesis Paper Award Winner
 
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Laura Gummerman, "Forgive and Forget? A Biblical Exposition of What It Means to Forgive"

 

Book Reviews

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Denise A. Austin, Kingdom-Minded People: Christian Identity and the Contributions of Chinese Business Christians (Leiden: Brill, 2011) 286 pages. Reviewed  by Connie Au, Director of Pentecostal Research Centre Synergy Institute of Leadership, Hong Kong

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Lisa P. Stephenson, Dismantling the Dualisms for American Pentecostal Women in Ministry: A Feminist-Pneumatological Approach. Global Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies 9 (Boston, MA: Brill, 2012) 211 pages. Reviewed by Ruth Burgess, Professor Emerita, Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri

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Adam Stewart, Handbook of Pentecostal Christianity (DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University Press, 2012) 225 pages. Reviewed by Ewen Butler, Ph.D. cand., Regent University School of Divinity; Lead Pastor, Church on the Hill, Cobourg, Ontario

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David G. Firth and Paul D. Wegner, Presence, Power, and Promise: The Role of the Spirit of God in the Old Testament (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2011) 395 pages. Reviewed by Roger Cotton, Professor of Old Testament, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri

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Christopher Seitz, Word Without End: The Old Testament as Abiding Theological Witness (Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2004; first published by Eerdmans, 1998) 344 pages. Reviewed by Roger Cotton, Professor of Old Testament, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri

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James Choung, True Story: A Christianity Worth Believing In (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity, 2008) 231 pages. Reviewed by Laura Gummerman, Admissions Counselor, Evangel University; Graduate Student, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri

au Robert Scott, Questions Muslims Ask: What Christians Actually Do (and Don’t) Believe (Downers Grove, IL: IVP, 2011) 162 pages. Reviewed by Mark Hausfeld, International Director: Global Initiative: Reaching Muslim Peoples; Missionary, Assemblies of God World Missions; Associate Professor of Urban and Islamic Studies, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri
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Gonzalo Haya-Prats, Empowered Believers: The Holy Spirit in the Book of Acts (Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2011) 289 pages. Reviewed by Mark Hausfeld, International Director: Global Initiative: Reaching Muslim Peoples; Missionary, Assemblies of God World Missions; Associate Professor of Urban and Islamic Studies, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri

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Tony Richie, Speaking by the Spirit: A Pentecostal Model for Interreligious Dialogue (Lexington, KY: Emeth Press, 2011), 356 pages. Reviewed by Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen, Professor of Systematic Theology, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California

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Vaughan Roberts, Authentic Church: True Spirituality in a Culture of Counterfeits (Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2011), 213 pages. Reviewed by Anita Koeshall, 2010-2011 J. Philip Hogan Professor of World Missions Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri

au Michael Wilkinson and Peter Althouse, eds., Winds from the North: Canadian Contributions to the Pentecostal Movement (Leiden: Brill, 2010) x + 293 pages. Reviewed by Martin William Mittelstadt, Associate Professor of New Testament, Evangel University, Springfield, Missouri
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Gordon Fee, Revelation (Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2011) 332 pages. Reviewed by Daniel I. Morrison, Ph.D. Student, McMaster Divinity College, Hamilton, Ontario

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Paul Alexander, ed. Christ at the Checkpoint: Theology in the Service of Justice and Peace (Wipf & Stock, 2012) 182 pages. Reviewed by Johan Mostert, Professor of Community Psychology, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri

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Amy L. Sherman, Kingdom Calling: Vocational Stewardship for the Common Good (Downers Grove, Il: IVP Books, 2011) 271 pages. Reviewed by Johan Mostert, Professor of Community Psychology, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri

au Amos Yong, The Spirit of Creation: Modern Science and Divine Action in the Pentecostal-Charismatic Imagination (Grand Rapids, Eerdmans, 2011) 237 pages. Reviewed by Douglas F. Olena, Adjunct Professor of Philosophy, Evangel University, Springfield, Missouri
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Frank D. Macchia, Justified in the Spirit: Creation, Redemption, and the Triune God, PentecostalManifestos Series, ed. James K. A. Smith and Amos Yong (Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2010) 345 pages. Reviewed by James H. Railey, Jr., Professor of Theology, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri

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Candy Gunther Brown, ed. Global Pentecostal and Charismatic Healing (Oxford, GB: Oxford University Press, 2011) 397 pages. Reviewed by Raymond R. Reid, Staff Chaplain, Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Missouri

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Nimi Wariboko, The Pentecostal Principle: Ethical Methodology in New Spirit (Grand Rapids, Eerdmans, 2012) 214 pages. Reviewed by Brandon Schmidly, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Evangel University, Springfield, Missouri

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Katherine Attanasi and Amos Yong, eds. Pentecostalism and Prosperity: The Socioeconomics of the Global Charismatic Movement, Christianities of the World 1 (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012) xv + 261 pages. Reviewed by Charles Self, Associate Professor of Church History, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri

au James K. Beilby, Thinking About Christian Apologetics: What It Is and Why We Do It (Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2011) 214 pages. Reviewed by Charles Self, Associate Professor of Church History, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri
au Amos Yong and Estrelda Alexander, eds. Afro Pentecostalism: Black Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianity in History and Culture. Religion, Race, and Ethnicity Series (New York: NYU Press, 2011) 271 pages. Reviewed by Carolyn Tennant, Professor Emerita, North Central University and Adjunct Faculty, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, Missouri
au William K. Kay and Anne E. Dyer, eds. European Pentecostalism (Boston, MA: Brill, 2011) 416 pages. Reviewed by Wolfgang Vondey, Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Director of the Center for Renewal Studies, Regent University School of Divinity, Virginia Beach, Virginia
au Paul Clark,  German Pentecostal Church Planting, 1945-2005: Implications for Intentional Mission in the Twenty-First Century (Benton Harbor, MI: Priority Publishing, 2011)  280pp. Reviewed by Joshua Ziefle, Associate Professor, Northwest University, Kirkland, Washington

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