Laidlaw College


Volume 24 / Issue 1 / 2017


  1. Editorial 

    As the editors of Stimulus, we seek to hold a balance between highlighting real life issues that impact Christians, and bringing to light ... Read more…
  2. Replanting the Transplanted Christian Churches: Missio Dei and the Twenty-First Century Diaspora Samoan Church

    A well-known faife’au (Samoan church minister), the late Kenape Faletoese, stresses that “The true nature of the Congregational Christian ... Read more…
  3. Being of One Accord (Part Two)

    Here in Aotearoa New Zealand, the cultural, racial, and ethnic makeup of society is changing... Read more…
  4. Positioning Christianity in Post-Secularist New Zealand Historiography

    Signs of post-secularism in the treatment of the history in New Zeland are slowly becoming evident.... Read more…
  5. Eve

    becoming Evehas it always been about this? shrugging off thepenance bandaged onto my back black and whiteas sculpted gardens at ... Read more…
  6. Ministry Corner

    Ministry Corner is a short segment including reflections from those in various ministries, whether in church, mission, or secular ... Read more…
  7. SYNERGEO: Challenging Spaces

    I recently forayed into the strange satirical world of the television series South Park, and, to my surprise, found themes that helped me ... Read more…
  8. Heart and Mind

    For the last few years, members of the Laidlaw School of Theology have had a regular contribution to Stimulus, but we have never got ... Read more…
  9. The Voice: Worship

    Psalm 81 (NIV) Read more…
  10. St Imulus

    There’s a Chinese church that meets at St Imulu’s on Sunday afternoons. We usually get a hundred to our services but they pull at least ... Read more…
  11. Video: Vision: Risen

    Risen - A Fresh Take of the Gospel Story? Read more…
  12. Book Review:  Living in the Family of Jesus: Critical Contextualization in Melanesia and Beyond.*

    Edited by William Kenny Longgar and Tim Meadowcroft Read more…
  13. Book Review: Can We Believe it? Evidence for Christianity.*

    George A. F. Seber Read more…
  14. Book Review: The Invisible Best Seller: Searching for the Bible in America.*

    Kenneth A. Briggs Read more…
  15. Book Review: Reading the Bible Missionally*

    Michael W. Goheen, Editor Read more…
  16. Book Review: The Seven Sayings of Jesus from the Cross: Their Circumstances and Meaning.*

    Murray J. Harris Read more…
  17. Book Review: The Spirit of Colin McCahon*

    Zoe Alderton Read more…