Introducing the Director of the New Send Institute
New institute is a partnership between the Billy Graham Center and the North American Mission Board.
While demographics isn't destiny, it does indicate that the diversity in America and Canada will soon be at unprecedented levels. Now, and even more
Why White-Centered Discipleship Hurts Us All
A vision for bringing racial equity to the spiritual training of women.
This week, Helen Lee explores the deep need for diversity in discipleship. For my 14-year-old son, the word needle used to evoke feelings of pain. Do a discipleship diversity check.
What You Don’t Know About Rural America: 3 Common Misconceptions
The physical presence of a church and its spiritual impact are not the same thing.
The complexity and diversity of rural areas requires an acute understanding of the cultural heterogeneity of its residents as well as the disparate economic, political, environmental, and
Race and Ethnicity
The local church is unrivaled in its potential to bring about meaningful transformation.
of their neighborhoods. That is, our children are likely to attend schools that are much more racially and ethnic diversity than their churches. But some
Why You Most Certainly Will Fail to Reach Your Secular Friends
Many have never been given a single reason as to why God is relevant to their lives.
education. By the way, these are also the four major arenas of secular thought in the world. Use the pluralism diversity thesis to gain a seat at their table. After
Sunday Journeys - One Month at Moody Church
I love the diversity of cultures, ages, and worship styles.
1 of 3. Sunday Journeys - One Month at Moody Church. I love the diversity of cultures, ages, and worship styles. First, I love the diversity and the forward movement.
The Most Astonishing Easter Miracle
It’s not that Jesus rose bodily from the grave.
in Christ. I am likely at this point to nod in agreement but add a line that is so important to me: Yes, we are united—and united in our diversity! That's the
Di-ver-si-ty: Overcoming Homogeneity in Our Churches
Racial diversity in local churches is a preview of eternity.
Di-ver-si-ty: Overcoming Homogeneity in Our Churches. Racial diversity in local churches is a preview of eternity. We in the US churches face challenges related to racial diversity.
Reconciling Witness And Worship: Six Ways To Begin
Imagine a church that considers its’ surrounding ‘neighbors’ and the future majority of our country in developing practices of worship.
Aug 25, 2016. worship, multicultural, diversity. Reconciling Witness And Worship: Six Ways To Begin. Consider what “diversity” looks like in your area. Are there North African refugees?
One, Broken World: What Christians Need to Recapture in "The Other"
A broken and hurting world needs Christians who show and share the love of Jesus.
calling of our God, who (1) created all in His image, man and woman; (2) gave His life for all who would believe; (3) is surely no respecter of persons; and (4) embraces diversity and the
The Election Forces Us to Talk about Race
One of the Church’s great challenges is unity in a very divided country.
The Church reflects this beauty in our diversity and our unity (2 Cor. 5:16-21). For the next four years, one of the Church's greatest challenges will be unity in a very divided country.
Thriving at the Edges of the World
E. Stanley Jones calls us to radical conservatism and a conservative radicalism.
Jones, in his devotional book The Way, highlighted the diversity of the prophets and teachers named in Acts 13:1 as evidence of a Church that brought together differing perspectives
Weekend Edition—July 22, 2016
Distractions, Work, a Diverse America, Church signs, and more!
sharing. William Frey writes at the outset of their article, “Racial diversity will be the most defining and impactful characteristic of the millennial generation.