HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies (Oct 2003)

Missionêre diakonaat: ’n Uitdaging vir die kerk

  • P.J.W. Schutte

Journal volume & issue
Vol. 59, no. 1
pp. 247 – 264


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Missionary diakonia: A challenge to the church This article seeks to show the importance of diakonia as a ministry of the church, not only as a service in the church, but also as a service to the community in which Christians and the church live. To establish diakonia in that sense, also as a missionary activity, some paradigm shifts would be necessary. This article prepares the ground for the initial steps in that direction.