Turning the World Upside Down, Down Under
As Americans debate the Benedict Option, anti-Christian fervor in Australia has convinced me that we need a more disruptive strategy.
Australian charities like the Salvation Army are well regarded by the public, and the federal government continues to provide partial funding to faith-based schools. Soft Persecution.
Charity Navigator's Overhead Overhaul
New charity guidelines put ‘support expenses’ in a better light.
That reassurance is necessary because a third of US donors believe charities can't be trusted to handle money well, according to a Chronicle of Philanthropy poll.
When Churches Get Burnt by the Offering
Should ministries return stolen donations?
But the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities member school no longer has the money, having given the funds to charities. What are charities supposed to do?
Evangelical Leaders Challenge Trump’s ‘America First’ Budget
Group of 100 prominent Christians worry severe cuts to foreign aid will reverse progress at reducing poverty.
Jim Lyon, General Director Church of God Ministries. Constantine M. Triantafilou, Executive Director & CEO International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC).
Border Crossing: Five Habits of Incarnational Giving
There are plenty of reasons we justify NOT giving, but there are just as many reason to give generously anyway.
Moody.  Lupton, Robert D. (2012). Toxic Charity: How Churches and Charities Hurt Those They Help, and How to Reverse It. HarperOne.  John 1:14, The Message.
Farewell, Jesus Junk? Christian Retail Finds a Deeper Purpose
With the closing of Family Christian, stores focus on curation and community involvement.
In addition to giving away its earnings to support global charities, the chain adopted James 1:27 as its ministry calling: “to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep
All 240 Family Christian Stores Are Closing
More than 3,000 employees in 36 states will be laid off in the liquidation of one of the world’s largest Christian retailers.
But only $300,000 was contributed to charities over the following two years, exhibiting how slim the margins were on the $450 million in gross sales the chain generated over the same
The Icky Truth about Global Clean Water Campaigns
More people have cell phones than access to toilets and latrines. It’s a global problem that can’t be flushed away.
More people have cell phones than access to toilets and latrines. It's a global problem that can't be flushed away.
Morning Roundup 3/19/15
Christian Hypocrisy; Sexual Ethics; Equipping Bible Teachers
Chris Horst is the organization's development director. Together they wrote Mission Drift: The Unspoken Crisis Facing Leaders, Charities, and Churches.
Why ‘The Secret of Kells’ is a Perfect Christmastime Movie
The film is a gorgeous reminder of the beauty of God that waits beyond our walls of fear.
I've been instructed to read only Christian texts, attend only Christian schools, support only Christian charities, seek out Christian doctors, root for Christian football players, heed only