Tag: Honor

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Free Webinar: “Confucian Shame in Christian Thinking”

Exploring the diverse ways that honor and shame affect our moral decision making as well as Paul’s use of these ideas within his letters.

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Seeing the Same China, but for Different Reasons

The Importance of Exegeting Our Christian Culture

It is possible to agree on many things about China, yet still talk past one another.

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10 Quotes from Jesus, the Path to Human Flourishing by I’Ching Thomas

The presenter for our upcoming webinar, "How Relevant is the Gospel for the Chinese."

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Challenged by Different Ways of Seeing, Part 2

Understanding believers with fear culture backgrounds—a story.

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Challenged by Different Ways of Seeing

Why we need to understand shame, fear, and guilt cultures. 

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More Help in Understanding Contextualization

More on a new resource about contextualization, honor, and shame from Jackson Wu.

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Contextualization—a Training Tool

A new resource on contextualization, honor, and shame from Jackson Wu.

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3 Questions: Honor, Shame, and the Gospel

A ChinaSource 3 Questions interview with Werner Mischke, author of The Global Gospel: Achieving Missional Impact in Our Multicultural World and coordinator for “Honor, Shame and the Gospel: Reframing Our Message for 21st Century Ministry,” to be held June 19-21 in Wheaton, Illinois.

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What Color Are You?

There are numerous models of cultural differences out there. The good folks at Global Mapping International (GMI) have put together a helpful infographic highlighting three primarily cultural orientations as depicted by the three primary colors. 

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5 Resources on Honor and Shame

In many ways our worldview can be thought of as our operating system—the way in which we process and organize information and make sense of the world. For westerners, our worldview is built on legal frameworks such as guilt and innocence; however, most non-western cultures process the world based on honor and shame.