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John Stott

FEATURED POST: Why Should I Read John Stott?

Why should anyone in the 21st century read books by someone whose prime years of global evangelical leadership were fifty years ago in the 20th?

15 February 2021

Stott 100 Square on Grey

FEATURED POST: Organizations Partner to Commemorate John Stott’s One Hundredth Birthday and Ongoing Legacy

InterVarsity Press (USA) published this press release the 8th of January 2021. WESTMONT, IL— Known worldwide as a preacher, evangelist, and communicator of Scripture, the late John R. W. Stott was …

15 February 2021

Bible

Are Evangelicals Fundamentalists?

Dr. James Barr, Oriel Professor of the Interpretation of Holy Scripture in the University of Oxford, is one of our leading British theologians. He will probably be remembered for his …

26 February 2021

A Prayer for Social Justice

Themes: Conflict; Education; Health and Healing; Justice; Sanctity of Life; Work Righteous Lord God, you love justice and hate evil, and you care for the weak, vulnerable, needy, and the …

16 February 2021

John Stott on Identity

As a new Christian, I came to realise in my late teens that I was gay; and, not quite ready to tell anyone else yet, I wanted to know what my new-found faith said about my sexuality. Almost at random in a local Christian bookshop, I picked up a copy of Authentic Christianity. It was so helpful that the first Christian thing I ever read on the subject was clear that my identity is in Christ and not my sexuality, that my sexuality was no more fallen than anyone else’s.

15 February 2021

John Stott on Mission

John Stott’s contribution to missiological thinking has been succinct, seminal and strategic. Let me illustrate. Succinct To be comprehensive, clear and pithy first requires mastery. John Stott wrote over 50 …

15 February 2021

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John Stott on Unity

John Stott was only every part of a single church congregation – from a child, to a being a Rector, and during his global ministry and later life – All Souls, Langham Place. Yet, despite this unusually restricted church experience, Stott displayed extraordinary commitment to unity between churches across theological spectrums, denominations and national boundaries.

10 February 2021