Episode 5 – Engaging North African Cities

God is at work in cities that are traditionally seen as resistent to Christianity. Eddie Pate, Professor of Evangelism at Gateway Seminary and Pastor of FBC Barstow, shares his experiences in a couple of major cities in North Africa.

Time stamps

  • 1:50 – Eddie’s Bio & background
  • 6:00 – How and when did cities come on your radar as significant for Christian ministry?
  • 9:35 – Describe Khartoum
  • 14:05 – How do you approach/engage cities of this size?
  • 23:50 – How did you see the challenge of people groups play out in cities?
  • 27:50 – What does church planting look like in cities that are primarily non-Christian?
  • 30:23 – How do you get churches started in cities like this?
  • 34:30 – With exponential growth, how do you address leadership capacity?
  • 36:28 – What are a couple of lessons you wish you knew?
  • 38:00 – Future plans?
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    This episode was hosted by Michael Crane and produced by Radius Global Cities Network and Scott Slucher.