Focus: Ecumenical Perspectives on the development of the Society

Subprogramme leader: Dr Francois Muller



To further the Reformed approach to holistic mission;

To study the church in mission and new church planting, in different contexts;

To build out Christian apologetics the light of global trends


1.   Formation of Global Christianity

2.   Africanised Theology

3.   Missioned Church and Church planting

4.   Apologetics and the Cults

5.   Science and Faith

Research Chair:

A Research Chair was established in Pentecostalism and neo-Pentecostalism; led by Professor Marius Nel. Important reflection on the ecumenical landscape is touched upon.