Business as Mission: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice

Business as mission BAM is a mission strategy whose time has come As global economics become increasingly interconnected, Christian business people and entrepreneurs have unanticipated opportunities to build kingdom strategic business ventures But Christian companies and business leaders do not automatically accomplish missional purposes BAM requires mastery of both tBusiness as mission BAM is a mission strategy whose time has come As global economics become increasingly interconnected, Christian business people and entrepreneurs have unanticipated opportunities to build kingdom strategic business ventures But Christian companies and business leaders do not automatically accomplish missional purposes BAM requires mastery of both the world of business and the world of missions, merging and contextualizing both into something significantly different than either alone C Neal Johnson offers the first comprehensive guide to business as mission for practitioners He provides conceptual foundations for understanding BAM s unique place in global mission and prerequisites for engaging in it Then he offers practical resources for how to do BAM, including strategic planning and step by step operational implementation Drawing on a wide variety of BAM models, Johnson works through details of both mission and business realities, with an eye to such issues as management, sustainability and accountability Business as mission is a movement with enormous potential This book breaks new ground in how faith and work intersect and are lived out in crosscultural contexts, where job creation and community transformation go hand in hand Come, participate in what may well be one of the most strategic mission paradigms of the 21st century.
Business as Mission A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice Business as mission BAM is a mission strategy whose time has come As global economics become increasingly interconnected Christian business people and entrepreneurs have unanticipated opportunities t

  • Title: Business as Mission: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice
  • Author: Steve Rundle C. Neal Johnson
  • ISBN: 9780830838653
  • Page: 426
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “Business as Mission: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice”

    1. As a former career international worker now transitioning over to tent-making and prayerfully considering BAM opportunities, I found this book to be helpful as I forced myself to stick with it, but a painfully plodding read overall.The length of the book could easily have been cut to half to 2/3 of its length. In the early part of the book, the author needlessly repeats himself without adding much to the reader's overall understanding of Business-As-Mission or missiology. And he gets a little to [...]

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