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London Theology Conference
Mon, 8 May 2017, 09:30 – Tue, 9 May 2017, 17:30 BST
Explore God’s Word and his Mission to the World from the book of Jonah.
"You have been concerned about this plant, though you did not tend it or make it grow. It sprang up overnight and died overnight. And should I not have concern for the great city of London ,in which there are more than a 8.6 million people who cannot tell their right hand from their left—and also many animals?" (Jonah 4.10 adapted)
We live in a multi-cultural, pluralistic, morally uninhibited society who want to know exactly why we are here and how to find purpose in life. Like the Ninevites we need the word to come to us so that we can avoid judgment.
God cares about all 8.6 million of us in London (and the animals also). So how do we understand his Word and Mission for u?
Come hear how you do not need flash events, websites, slick programs to reach people for Jesus but the Bible applied by the Holy Spirit. Also come hear how you do not need a ton of people, a big band, loads of money to start a Church or missional movement but just a tatty old Bible applied by the Holy Spirit.
Josh Moody is a pastor, author and president and founder of God Centered Life Ministries. He grew up in England but has been sharing Jesus’ amazing gospel in many places including the USSR and Azerbaijan. He is married and has four children. He is a scholar on Jonathan Edwards. He currently serves as senior pastor at College Church Wheaton.
Daniel Block is an Old Testament Scholar and is Gunther H. Knoedler Professor of Old Testament at Wheaton College. Inspired by Ezra 7:10 he has committed the last 30 years to studying the scriptures and building up the Church. Block’s two-volume commentary on the Book of Ezekiel is a standard in Old Testament scholarship. He is married to Ellen.