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Love Thy Neighbor: South Asia Christians Advocate for Rohingya Muslims
Believers in Bangladesh and Pakistan aid fellow persecuted minority fleeing Myanmar (Burma).
Believers in Bangladesh and Pakistan aid fellow persecuted minority fleeing Myanmar (Burma).
Can Pope Francis Help Myanmar’s Muslims Without Hurting Its Christians?
The answer in majority-Buddhist Burma hinges on one controversial word: Rohingya.
The answer in majority-Buddhist Burma hinges on one controversial word: Rohingya.
ISIS Flag Flies in Asia’s Most Christian Country
Islamist insurgence in the southern Philippines forces Christians to flee, hide, or die.
Islamist insurgence in the southern Philippines forces Christians to flee, hide, or die.
Missions Sunday: Hermeneutics for Healthy Churches, Part One
Training in biblical interpretation should be an integral part of every missions strategy.
Eight years ago, while working on my M.Div., I led a short-term team to work with college students in a large city in Asia. Will Brooks, Ph.D., teaches at a seminary in Asia.
Protestantism after 500 Years
By 2040, half of all Protestants will live in Africa.
The remaining countries in the top ten are in Africa (two) or Asia (three). Over the past century, Africa and Asia have seen the fastest growth of Protestants.
The Great Call of China: Churches Poised to Become Major ExportersSubscriber Access Only
Hundreds pledge lives to missions at ‘Chinese Urbana’ as red tape rises.
and Purdue University professor Fenggang Yang. “[Most] didn't realize that Christians had become active in west and central Asia. It's the first time that
China Tells Christians to Replace Images of Jesus with Communist President
Propaganda effort in poor province latest sign of Xi Jinping consolidating control.
China Tells Christians to Replace Images of Jesus with Communist President. International.
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.
North Korea Frees Ailing Canadian Pastor Serving Life Sentence
The Presbyterian minister was arrested on a humanitarian mission in 2015. He returns home due to health concerns.
The Presbyterian minister was arrested on a humanitarian mission in 2015. He returns home due to health concerns.
Asia Bibi Case Delayed by Pakistan Supreme Court
Christian mother of five is the first woman sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan.
Christian mother of five is the first woman sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan.
Chinese House Church Leaders and Toddler Arrested After Singing in Public Park
Communist country proves it is serious about newest religious restrictions.
Chinese House Church Leaders and Toddler Arrested After Singing in Public Park. International.
Nepal Criminalizes Christian Conversion and Evangelism
President approves new sanctions targeting non-Hindus and foreign missionaries.
President approves new sanctions targeting non-Hindus and foreign missionaries.
Cover Story: Blessed Are the HandoutsSubscriber Access Only
Why some Christian poverty experts believe we should give cash to the poor, no strings attached.
and cigarettes. A 2014 World Bank meta-study of cash transfers to the poor across Africa, Asia, and Latin America found the same thing. Poor families
Women in China’s House Church Movement Face a Hidden Challenge
Chinese pastors’ wives struggle with something more personal than political oppression.
Although the ministry has existed for more than a decade, efforts within Asia started five years ago during a pan-Asian meeting of church planters and missionaries connected to
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
‘Worst Year Yet’: The Top 50 Countries Where It’s Hardest to Be a Christian
Islamic extremism now has a rival, according to 2017 World Watch List.
nationalism. Thus, Asia increasingly merits concern alongside the Middle East, according to the 2017 World Watch List (WWL) released today by Open Doors.
Fruitful Near-Culture Church Planters: A Qualitative Study (Part 1)
A survey of near-culture church planters
A survey of near-culture church planters |. Gene Daniels and Pam Arlund. 0; tweet; share; email; print. Gene Daniels (pseudonym) and his family served in Central Asia for twelve years.
Exposing the Truth about Honor and Shame
The Four Dimensions Christians Must Understand
of honor-shame. Jackson Wu is a professor of theology and missiology for Chinese pastors in East Asia. He blogs at jacksonwu.org. His books include
Lawsuit Claims Gospel for Asia Misused Most Donations to 10/40 Window
(UPDATED) Citing 'innocent until proven guilty,' GFA calls class-action suit a 'blessing' for chance to put allegations to rest.
(UPDATED) Citing 'innocent until proven guilty,' GFA calls class-action suit a 'blessing' for chance to put allegations to rest.
Religious Life on the High Seas
An interview with Stephen Berry about faith and seafaring when the world traveled mostly by ship.
To give an example, one sailor I came across started a voyage to Asia as a common seaman. After the American Revolution, Asia opened up to American shipping.
Handel’s Messiah: A Brilliant Blend of Transcendence and Transgression
Handel’s Messiah: A Brilliant Blend of Transcendence and Transgression
How the composer (and his lesser-known collaborator) wedded Scripture and music in daring new ways.
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