The Western church has some work to do to redeem her legacy of missions and transform it from transactional to relational. Transactional says, “I have something you want, but you can only have it if you give me what I want.” Relational acknowledges, “I need you in my life, and I’m here when you need me.” The former is a performance-based, loveless relationship that objectifies one group

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