Missional Conversion and Transformation in the Context of the Korean Protestant Church

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The concept of the missional church has been increasingly spread among the Korean Protestant churches and especially to those who are deeply concerned about the true nature of church and mission in the midst of the critical situation faced by the Korean Church. This article articulates the doctrine of the Trinity in relation to the concept of missio Dei. In terms of dealing with conversion and transformation of the church, it explains the understanding of the church and mission of the Korean Church that tends to be inclined to reduce salvation. In this sense, the Korean Church needs radical conversion and transformation to missio Dei. This article suggests some key factors of the Korean missional church movement: authentic worship, community and discipleship. It also explores various aspects and streams of the missional church movement in the Korean Church as it participates in the life of neighbors. It suggests ways in which the Korean Church can rediscover the nature of the church through authentic conversion and transformation to become the people of God who are called and sent into the world by the triune God.

在韩国教会面临关键的形势时,宣教教会这样的概念已在基督教教会, 特别是那些关注教会及宣教真义的群体中,越来越传播开。 本文论述有关 missio Dei 的三一论。关于教会的转化这个课题,本文对韩国教会的宣教和教会的理解进行解读,韩国教会对此的理解往往减低为救恩而已,从这个层面来说,韩国教会需要对 missio Dei 有根本的转化。本文提出韩国宣教教会运动的一些主要因素:包括本真的敬拜,群体,与作门徒,并发掘宣教教会运动因参与邻舍生活而产生出的各个方面及支流,而且提出了一些建议,以致韩国教会能透过 本真的转化重新发现教会的本质, 成为真正被三一神呼召并差派的神的子民。

El concepto de una iglesia misionera se ha extendido cada vez más entre las iglesias protestantes coreanas y especialmente en aquellas profundamente preocupadas por la verdadera naturaleza de la iglesia y de la misión en medio de la situación crítica que enfrenta la iglesia coreana.

Este artículo desarrolla el tema de la doctrina de la Trinidad en relación al concepto de missio Dei. Al tratar sobre la conversión y la transformación de la iglesia, el autor explica la comprensión que tiene la iglesia coreana sobre iglesia y misión que tiende a reducir el concepto de salvación. En este sentido, la iglesia coreana necesita una conversión radical y una transformación al missio Dei. Este artículo menciona algunos factores clave del movimiento de la iglesia misionera coreana: la adoración auténtica, la comunidad y el discipulado. También explora varios aspectos y corrientes del movimiento de la iglesia misional en la Iglesia coreana, al participar en la vida de sus prójimos. Sugiere maneras en las que la iglesia coreana puede redescubrir la naturaleza de la iglesia a través de una conversión auténtica y una transformación para convertirse en el pueblo de Dios que son llamados y enviados al mundo por el trino Dios.

This article is in English.

Mission Studies

Journal of the International Association for Mission Studies



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