Issue Group 1: Globalization

Opportunities and threats to the Gospel generated by globalization 

The expected outcomes of the work done on this issue were:

  1. A Christian response to globalization.
  2. Ways in which globalization provides opportunities for expressing the gospel.

Issue Group 1: Leadership

Joint Conveners:
Joshua J. Yates, USA,
Fellow, Organization Center on Religion and Democracy at The University of Virginia

George Thomas

Melba Padilla Maggay, Philippines,
President & CEO, ISACC

Jehu Hanciles,
Latin America/ USA
Professor at Fuller Theological Seminary 

Read the Lausanne Occasional Paper (LOP) produced by this Issue Group:

LOP 30: Globalization and the Gospel: Rethinking Mission in the Contemporary World (.pdf format; 400 KB)