NetACT’s African Public Theology

We are thrilled to introduce to you NetACT’s ( latest book, African Public Theology. Africa needs leaders and Christians from every walk of life to rediscover their identity and purpose in all spheres of society.

African Public Theology sounds a clarion call to accomplish this vital task. God created all humans equally, intending for us to live in community and take responsibility for the world around us – a mandate we need to act on. Through faithful application of Scripture to contexts common in the continent today, contributors from across Africa join as one to present a vision for the Africa that God intended. No simplistic solutions are offered – instead, African Public Theology challenges every reader to think through the application of biblical principles in their own community, place of work, and sphere of influence.

If we heed the principles and lessons that God’s word has for society, culture, and public life, then countries across Africa can have hope of a future that is free from corruption and self-promotion and is instead characterized by collective stewardship and servant-hearted leadership.

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