steve taylor has written a delightful piece on the emerging church. follow his link to download the journal and scroll through to the article. this global mission perspective is very exciting and so much more creative and interesting than just a localised perspective. it's also welcome to hear the uk and usa voices being critiqued and seen as local voices in a global conversation.
The emerging church invites a global, missional theology. It is not a Western manifestation, a product of books in the USA or fresh expressions in the United Kingdom. Rather, it is a response to the impulse of the Spirit, at Pentecost, throughout church history and across the expanse of global culture.