Reflections before a Consultation

A few weeks ago Eddie Arthur commented on a Global Mission conference. He ended his own comments with the question A few weeks ago Eddie Arthur commented on a Global Mission conference. He ended his own comments with the question ‘so what?’ It was a good time had by all, but what was achieved?

I guess my own reflections before this conference in Lima, Peru is what will emerge from this consultation? We are looking at the concept of Shalom in  regard to justice, peace and joy. There will be some very important thinkers there who will bring their experience and perspective, but what will come out of it all?

I hope that there will be something that will impact for the Kingdom of God and the lives of the poor and have something to say to the powerbrokers who can alleviate the suffering those suffering the affects of war, conflict and injustice?

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