Faith in Russia: What Does It Mean?
Many Russians, be they Orthodox or Evangelical, will understandably view their homeland with affection, loyalty, and patriotism.
However, even with this remarkable percentage of self-confessed Christians, Russia is dynamically secular, with a definite separation of Christian witness from its civil life, apart from
Creation Groans, but God Hears: Many Species Face ‘Thinning of Life’
On World Wildlife Day, conservationists reflect on biblical ways of dealing with eco-anxiety.
We spoke to a number of Christian conservationists who are working in very different countries 35 years ago, they have “witnessed what has been called a 'thinning' of life.” Rather than
Food for Thought: The Theological Life of Pi
The mind-boggling discoveries of computers and what we—and God?—still may never know.
Food for Thought: The Theological Life of Pi. fifth-century African bishop Augustine of Hippo surely would have answered with a resounding yes, though other Christian thinkers might
Why Christian Theology Needs (Former) Atheists
A lot of prominent 20th century Christian thinkers used to be skeptics.
At the same time, I did not feel there was anyone with whom I could dare confide about my private unbelief. I now had to navigate life as a non-believer in a Christian community.
What Is Evangelicalism?
A simple definition based in doctrine, history, or sociology won’t do. But a vibrant stream really does exist.
doctrines of perfection were taken up more widely, especially through the influential Keswick Conferences, into ideals of the victorious or higher Christian life and consecration for
Getting Small Churches on Mission (Part 2)
Three ways smaller churches can serve their communities
Currently there are over 100,000 children in foster care who are eligible for adoption. As James instructs believers, part of living the Christian life is caring for orphans.
How the Philippines Became Catholic
The complex history behind Asia's most Christian country.
has become a cultural attribute, given the extent to which it affects everyday Filipino life. This understanding was very different from Christian theology that brought ethics and worship
The 4 Great Challenges of Christian Counseling
Pastors must prepare to bear these burdens as they meet with parishioners.
of the Christian experience. Challenge 4: Self-care and avoiding burnout. Counselors are at high risk of burnout, especially when they don't set boundaries or create a healthy work-life
Reprint of Ex-slave’s Theology Book Opens ‘Underexplored Vista’
Charles Octavius Boothe's ‘Plain Theology for Plain People’ is a glorious recovery of African American theological heritage.
like JM Frost, who founded the SBC's Sunday School Board (now LifeWay Christian Resources) in who are raised from spiritual death and made partakers of spiritual life, should not
Evangelist Billy Graham Has Died
'America's pastor' shaped modern evangelicalism.
And yet it is worth remembering that, as decisive as this experience was, it wasn't the beginning of Graham's Christian life. To the contrary, by the time