evangelism with mark keown
Rev Dr Mark Keown will be preaching and leading a seminar on evangelism
DATE: SUNDAY 19 AUGUST 2018
time: 10AM / LUNCH:12:30PM - PLEASE RSVP AT THE OFFICE / WORKSHOP: 1:15PM
VENUE: HAMILTON CITY WORSHIP AND COMMUNITY MINISTRIES CENTRE
99 London Street, Hamilton 3204
Phone: 07 834 7000
Mark began his working life as a school teacher. He became a Christian in 1985 and went into full-time service in 1987 doing community outreach work with St Columba's Presbyterian Church in Pakuranga. He came to Laidlaw College as a student in 1990, completing a BTh with first class honours. After a year in ministry at St John's Presbyterian Church, Mark completed ordination training at the Dunedin School of Ministry and served as a minister alongside his wife Emma at Greenlane Presbyterian Church from 1997-2003 and then at Mt Roskill Baptist. In 2005 he completed his ThD, looking at a mandate for evangelism in the Pauline Epistles, and joined the Laidlaw College staff where he is currently a senior lecturer.
Mark has published several books including “Jesus in a World of Colliding Empires: A Fresh Look at Mark’s Jesus from the Perspective of Military Power and Expectations”. (2018) “Philippians” (2017), “Congregational Evangelism in Philippians” (2008) and a tract entitled “What’s God Up To On Planet Earth: A ‘No-Strings Attached’ Explanation of the Christian Message” (2011). Mark is current working on several projects one of which is a 3 volume work, “Exploring the New Testament”.