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The African Diaspora (Part 1): A Brief History and Lessons
Immigrant lessons from Joseph, Daniel, Esther, and Nehemiah
The people of Africa have been dispersed throughout the world perhaps more than the people of any other continent. Thirteen hundred years ago, Arabs
A Surprising Life Cycle: A Glimpse at Rwanda Today
Reconstruction and revival in Rwanda
One can't find anyone who either wasn't a perpetrator or victim. Gahini, just miles from where we had lunch, is where the East Africa Revival broke out in the 1920s and 1930s.
Dispatches from Kenya
Kenyan evangelicals were a petri dish in the grand experiment of public square engagement.
The Academy Award winning Out of Africa, with Meryl Streep and Robert Redford, gives visual cadence to the beauty of the majestic landscape of East Africa.
Zimbabwe Can Be Born Again: Church Leaders Explain Mugabe-Military Crisis
As politicians and media debate coup, evangelicals see ‘opportunity for the birth of a new nation.’
As politicians and media debate coup, evangelicals see 'opportunity for the birth of a new nation.'.
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.
Pew: Islam Is Most Official, But Christianity Is Most Favored Worldwide
How governments treat religion in 199 countries and territories.
How governments treat religion in 199 countries and territories.
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.
I’m Not Called to Keep My Kids from Danger
I can’t keep my kids safe. But I can prepare them for a life of faithfulness.
Fifteen years ago, my husband and I did the riskiest thing we could imagine and took a job in the Horn of Africa. Rachel Jones lives in Africa with her husband and three children.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Get Thee to a Swanky Tourist Trap
What missions-oriented evangelicals gain from seeing the richer side of a poorer country.
It was in Kigali, Rwanda—a tiny, landlocked country in East Africa known internally as the “land of a thousand hills.” Externally, however, it's known as the site of a genocide where
After Texas Shooting, Christians Unite to Pray Against Persecution
International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church renews its call for solidarity.
In Africa, persecution surged in Mali, and Christian killings grew by 62 percent in Nigeria, where Boko Haram has earned the designation of the world's deadliest terror group.
Why So Many Christians Wanted a ‘Pagan Brawler’ in the White House
Stephen Mansfield: Why So Many Conservative Christians Wanted a ‘Pagan Brawler’ in the White House
And how their choice of Trump has affected the church since last year’s election.
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