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David Platt to Be a Teaching Pastor—Is it a Bridge Too Far for the IMB President?
International Mission Board president to become McLean Bible teaching pastor.
People at Moody Church tell me that he rode the train in and out of Chicago, spending most of his time focused on the Africa Inland Mission, speaking all week.
Remember the Other Carey: Unsung Hero of the Modern Missions Movement
Lott Carey was born a slave, purchased his freedom, and carried the gospel to Africa.
Lott Carey was born a slave, purchased his freedom, and carried the gospel to Africa. As a child, she told the young Carey about Africa and how the people there did not know God.
Why Christians Should Stop Caring About So Many Causes
True transformation takes focus, not capricious compassion.
The hunger crisis spreading across East Africa, affecting more than 20 million people, is yet another opportunity to show who we are and whom we love.
Lutherans Remember the Reformation Where Germany Committed Genocide
Lutheran World Federation assembles in Namibia for 500th anniversary of Martin Luther.
Lutheran World Federation assembles in Namibia for 500th anniversary of Martin Luther.
How Discipleship Is Transforming Nairobi, One Woman at a Time
Women in urban East Africa face challenges that are both unique and universal.
Women in urban East Africa face challenges that are both unique and universal. Although women in Africa are hungry for this holistic discipleship, many of them don't have access to it.
Protestantism after 500 Years
By 2040, half of all Protestants will live in Africa.
Protestantism after 500 Years. Protestantism after 500 Years. By 2040, half of all Protestants will live in Africa. That is, sometime around 2040 half of all Protestants will live in Africa.
Tragic Church Bus Crash Ends Student Mission Trip Before It Can Start
Accident kills teen girl from Alabama megachurch who felt God’s call to Botswana.
On the way to the Atlanta airport for a student mission trip to Africa, an Alabama church bus flipped in a crash with two other vehicles, killing a teen girl and injuring dozens more.
Is Orality Really Effective in Sharing the Gospel?
o·ral·i·ty: the quality of being spoken or verbally communicated
After hosting multiple orality training workshops and using orality on mission trips in Asia, Africa, and Central America, a church in the Midwest is now using these methods in their
The Mainliner Who Made Me More EvangelicalSubscriber Access Only
How Frederick Buechner changed the course of Russell Moore's life.
A Wiccan priestess leaves the coven and becomes a missionary to East Africa (where she shares the gospel with witch doctors!). I love those stories, and the Bible says we should.
Meet the Pastor Who Challenged Africa’s Oldest Dictator with Surprising Success
#ThisFlag protest leader Evan Mawarire is back home—and was back in jail until yesterday.
#ThisFlag protest leader Evan Mawarire is back home—and was back in jail until yesterday.
Why Africa Needed Its Own Study BibleSubscriber Access Only
And why Americans might want one too.
Why Africa Needed Its Own Study Bible. And why Americans might want one too. Morgan Lee| October 21, 2016. Why Africa Needed Its Own Study Bible.
The Greatest Threat to the Church Isn’t Islam—It’s UsSubscriber Access Only
A leading Nigerian theologian believes the real danger to Christianity in Africa is in the church.
A leading Nigerian theologian believes the real danger to Christianity in Africa is in the church. The Greatest Threat to the Church Isn't Islam—It's Us.
Lessons from a Hero: What Lilias Trotter Can Teach Us Today
19th century artist chose ministry over fame.
Lilias felt the call from God to go to North Africa and serve Him there. She had to choose between pursuing her career as an artist and answering the call God had placed on her heart.
Augustine Today: Why He’s Still Relevant
Dr. Lee is Senior Fellow at the Wheaton Center for Early Christian Studies.
Augustine is important to theology today, especially as we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. What issues did Augustine face as a Bishop in North Africa?
Kidnapped Samaritan’s Purse Workers Freed Amid South Sudan Famine
(UPDATED) Eight staff members found safe and relocated.
(UPDATED) Eight staff members found safe and relocated.
The Three Myths of Cohabitation
Sociologist Bradford Wilcox reports the surprising results of his new international study on cohabitation and its impact on kids.
When you look internationally at trends, what you see is that there are a number of countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, such as South Africa, and Latin America, like Colombia, that now
Weekend Edition - November 18, 2016
Hospitality, refugees, and ministry fears, plus church signs
Tenove. The MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region is a key point of transit for refugees from Somalia, South Sudan, Eritrea, Afghanistan and Syria.
Teams in Mission: Are They Worth It? (Part One)
TEAM missionaries research teamwork.
Lewis, Richard. 2015. “How Teams Work: A Case Study in Senegal, West Africa.” Evangelical Missions Quarterly 51(4): 353–464. Scott, Waldron. 1971.
Disney Made a Film about a Ugandan Christian Female Chess Champion
Movie one of three telling stories of sub-Saharan Africa this year.
Movie one of three telling stories of sub-Saharan Africa this year. Kenneth R. Morefield| September 15, 2016. Movie one of three telling stories of sub-Saharan Africa this year.
Southern Africans Set to Test Anglican Ban on Same-Sex Unions
The province is scheduled to vote on gay clergy and blessing civil unions.
The province is scheduled to vote on gay clergy and blessing civil unions.
Jonathan Falwell’s Caribbean Vacation Turned into Hurricane Ministry
Q+A: Jonathan Falwell’s Caribbean Vacation Turned into Hurricane Relief Ministry
After Irma disrupted his 25th wedding anniversary, Baptist pastor shares how he got Samaritan’s Purse to come to the rescue of St. Martin and why he went right back.
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