The Because Approach
Biblical strategy for missional churches.

5. Respect.

Often people have a false impression of Christians shaped by various media. Christians are seen as slightly weird extremists or sad individuals who need a crutch to get through life. People need to see the reality of living faith and the impact it has in daily action.


Step 5 looks at the biblical mandate for demonstrating the goodness of God to all people that we meet. It gives practical ways churches can show Christ in action to the contacts made in step 4 by building Christian community and investing in the social capital of the local context.

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