How Shall They Hear? These graphics are illustrations concerning the concepts of Worldview, selected from those prepared for Lesson 10 of this title in the course Perspectives on the World Christian Movement .
These graphics are illustrations concerning the concepts of Worldview, selected from those prepared for Lesson 10 of this title in the course Perspectives on the World Christian Movement.
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Adjusted Bicultural Person
Want to stay
Want to go home
Culture Shock is a sense of cultural disorientation in a different society.
What we do, think, say or feel either consciously or unconsciously, mostly habitually but also creatively
Cultural patterns in terms of what we habitually do, think, say or feel
Assuming, evaluating and committing mostly habitually but also creatively:
1. Concerning choosing, feeling, reasoning, interpreting and valuing.
2. Concerning the assigning of meaning.
3. Concerning explaining, relating to others, committing ourselves, and adapting to or deciding to try to change things that go on around us.
The patterns in terms of which we carry out the assumptions, evaluations and commitments of deep-level behavior. Patterns of choosing, feeling, reasoning, interpreting, valuing, explaining, relating to others, committing ourselves and adapting to or deciding to try to change things that go on around us.
S = Source
M = Message
R = Respondent
The “Bible Culture”
The Missionary’s Culture
The Respondent Culture
Exalted Living Dead: Famous, well-known leaders
Forgotten Dead: No one remembers their names
Illness or killing spirits
Possessing or medium spirits
Living Dead: Existence after burial
Living Living: Existence prior to burial
Unborn Living: Existence prior to birth
High Religion Based on Cosmic Forces
Magic and Astrology
Folk Natural Science
High Religion Based on Cosmic Beings
Folk or Low Religion
Folk Social Science
Unseen or Super-natural
Seen or Empirical
Sight and ExperienceNatural OrderThis-Worldly ProblemsSecular
Cosmic HistoryThe ultimate story of the origin, purpose, and destiny of the self, society, and universe.
Human HistoryThe uncertainties of the future, the crisis of the present, and the unexplainable events of the past. The meaning of human experiences.
Natural HistoryThe nature and order of humans and their social relationships, and of the natural world.