The explosive growth of cities around the world provides an unprecedented and strategic opportunity for the advancement of the gospel and the expansion of the church. Ten overlapping realities found in urban contexts are explored in this article to show how the world is dramatically changing the context in which most people live. The enormous advantages offered by urban ministry are then examined to show how the church can extend its reach, identify and reach receptive people and influence the culture of a region or a nation.
McMahan, A. (2015). The Strategic Nature of Urban Ministry. Great Commission Research Journal, 7(1), 28-42. Retrieved from https://place.asburyseminary.edu/gcrj/vol7/iss1/4