“BACK TO GOD’S VILLAGE”: the gospel for an HonorShame culture
Recount the biblical narrative in the language of HonorShame! Here is the the full Central Asia script
and a general summary
. For coaching to craft a contextual gospel narrative, email info@HonorShame.com or contact here
THEOLOGY -resources for understanding
Theology Chart for Guilt, Shame, Fear Contexts
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Key Scriptures for HonorShame contexts
Paraphrase of Sermon on the Mount, for HonorShame contexts
Theology of Incarnation
-Explaining Jesus’ incarnation, sonship, and crucifixion to Muslims
Theological Terms, Redefined for HonorShame contexts
Reconstructing Honor Codes Via Orality
EVANGELISM- tools for proclaiming
Use the “4 Spiritual Laws”. This example
uses the traditional format, but contextualizes the content.
Retell a Gospel story of Jesus healing shame, such as Mark 5
(the demon-possessed man, dead girl, and bleeding women) or Luke 15
(the Prodigal Son).
Study the Bible focusing on HonorShame, in either salvation history
or the life of Jesus
EVANGELISTIC TOOLS BY OTHERS
” by InterVarsity – diagrams presenting the the gospel in a way that makes sense to relationship oriented people.
“The Father’s Love”
by Werner Mischke – a booklet with drawings and questions based on the Prodigal Son.
For Chinese contexts, “Theology From a Box
” by Jackson Wu – a 20 pg article explaining the diagram.
From the context of ministering in Africa : This is so needed. Great resources. Thank you. We need more examples of contextualized tools for proclaiming.