By Evan Burns,Jason Duesing
"Because Jesus Christ used to be Himself the last word missionary, a really biblical spirituality will consistently incline the guts towards missions. The extra Christlike somebody turns into, the extra confused she or he can be when you have no idea Christ. one of many best-known and best-loved tales of this union of spirituality and missions is located within the lifetime of Adoniram Judson. Retelling this tale with specific emphasis on Judson's spirituality is Evan Burns. Who greater for this job than a missionary to Judson's a part of the realm with a PhD in biblical spirituality? Like Judson, Dr. Burns is the true deal either as a missionary and as a guy of God. learn this publication and be blessed."
--Donald S. Whitney, Professor of Biblical Spirituality, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; writer of Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life and Praying the Bible
"Evan Burns enhances Adoniram Judson's famous missionary accomplishments together with his inside existence and paints a extra holistic photograph of this nice ancient determine than ever has been portrayed so far. either Judson's strengths and weaknesses are published during this compelling narrative. This traditionally astute, robustly researched, and intelligently written ebook is a welcome and groundbreaking contribution to the scholarship approximately this pioneer American missionary."
--Allen Yeh, affiliate Professor of Intercultural reports and Missiology, cook dinner tuition of Intercultural experiences, Biola University
"The early smooth missionary move used to be decisively formed by way of a few iconic figures: one of the leader of them used to be Adoniram Judson. This unique and incisive learn of his piety is helping us not just comprehend his lifestyles and what made him tick but in addition the development of missionary piety that got here after him. A nice study!"
--Michael A. G. Haykin, Professor of Church background and Biblical Spirituality, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Evan Burns (PhD, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is Director of the MA in international management software at Western Seminary, the place he additionally directs The Judson middle. He and his relatives have served as missionaries within the center East, East Asia, and so much lately in Southeast Asia, the place he has been on college at Asia Biblical Theological Seminary of Cornerstone University.
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A Supreme Desire to Please Him: The Spirituality of Adoniram Judson (Monographs in Baptist History Book 4) by Evan Burns,Jason Duesing