By Sarita D. Gallagher
"Gallagher creatively brings a biblical knowing of Abrahamic blessing and modern socio-religious matters to illustrate the relevance of learning it appears disparate contexts. The stability of a story method of exegesis and ethnographic interviewing allows a missional appreciation of either the Bible and Melanesian contexts. the end result is an appreciation of blessing as a biblical expression inside a cultural context the place the Holy Spirit permits God's blessing."
--R. Daniel Shaw, Professor of Anthropology and Translation, Fuller Theological Seminary
"Blessing isn't really for wimps. most folk worldwide do not count on it. enjoyable? sure. Happiness? probably. yet that full-orbed suggestion of blessing? that's particular to the Abrahamic faiths. Blessing comes from the all-powerful author who communicates individually and mercifully. unusually, blessing indicates up in tricky areas, occasionally nearly on the ends of the earth. Gallagher has been there, and has introduced again a record. learn it, and be blessed."
--Miriam Adeney, affiliate Professor of worldwide Christian experiences, Seattle Pacific University
"This first-class paintings is thoroughly and carefully researched, good documented, insightful, and passionate. [Abrahamic Blessing] can be learn through an individual drawn to God's venture who desires to discover ways to learn the Bible with a missiological lens. . . . we all who train missiology are indebted to Sarita Gallagher for her remarkable contribution to the sphere. The reader could be encouraged and challenged via this work."
--Charles Van Engen, Arthur Glasser Professor of Biblical Theology of project, college of Intercultural stories, Fuller Theological Seminary
Sarita D. Gallagher is Assistant Professor of faith at George Fox collage in Newberg, Oregon. She formerly served as a missionary with the CRC church buildings foreign in Australia and Papua New Guinea the place she taught missiology, biblical theology, and anthropology.
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Abrahamic Blessing: A Missiological Narrative of Revival in Papua New Guinea (American Society of Missiology Monograph Series Book 21) by Sarita D. Gallagher