John Stott’s life adorned the gospel of Christ. He wore privilege lightly, lived modestly, worked diligently, and was loved by the rich and the poor. Here was authentic Christian discipleship.
The legacy of this urbane British pastor-theologian—author of over 50 books and a world expert in ornithology—is already the subject of doctoral theses. In this resource from the Lausanne Movement, Lindsay Brown, Ajith Fernando, Bill Lewis, Mark Greene, and others share stories, insights, and personal appreciation for what John Stott brought to the life of the church.
Also includes a biography.
The Didasko Files
RESOURCES FROM THE LAUSANNE MOVEMENT The Lausanne Movement is a confessional movement that seeks to articulate the role of today’s Church. It links together evangelical movements around the world, and is the largest representative gathering of the Church. The Didasko Files is a growing series—that takes its name from the New Testament Greek verb didasko, meaning “I teach”—used by those involved with the Lausanne Movement. These books are meant to serve the world’s Church by helping Christians to grow in their faith.
Christopher Wright is the Principal of All Nations Christian College, in Ware, United Kingdom. He taught for five years in the Union Biblical Seminary in India. He received his Ph.D. from Cambridge University and is ordained in the Church of England. He is the author of An Eye for an Eye, God’s People in God’s Land, Knowing Jesus through the Old Testament, and Walking in the Ways of the Lord.