Before Flooding Louisiana With 'Help,' Read This
Suggestions that will help you help without causing unintentional harm.
Thinking of jumping in your car and driving to Louisiana to help those affected by the flood? Wondering how you could mail some food or hand-me-down clothes to help?
Israel Accuses World Vision Gaza Staffer of Giving Millions to Hamas
(UPDATED) World Vision halts Gaza operations, but disputes Israel’s accusations of fraud.
World Vision worked with almost 40,000 children in Gaza last year, providing psychosocial help, medical supplies, food relief, and the re-establishment of agricultural livelihoods, it said.
Feasting and Fellowship in the Age of Food Allergies
Eating can be a source of fellowship—but in a fallen and allergy-ridden world, it can also present challenges.
Seth Hahne. Feasting and Fellowship in the Age of Food Allergies. Food Allergies' Upsurge and the Christian Feasting Tradition. Food allergies are growing more and more common.
A raunchy anti-Veggie Tales with surprising takes on atheism, faith, and tolerance.
Innuendo, profanity, drug use, racial slurs, and graphic sex (insofar as food items can have graphic sex) are all part of the film. I don't expect many CT readers will go to see it.
McDonald’s May Be the Most Welcoming Spot in Your Neighborhood
A fast-food skeptic finds lessons on community in an unexpected place.
Jun 29 2016. A fast-food skeptic finds lessons on community in an unexpected place. I've blamed McDonald's and fellow fast food joints for enabling Americans' worst eating habits.
Trends in Church Architecture, Part 4
Here are seven "Third Places" churches have built in and for their communities.
dollar care center on their main campus that has been referred to as a “Christian Walmart for the poor.” Willow's Care Center meets immediate needs such as food, clothing, housing
The Sacred Ritual of Church Suppers and Snacks
By honoring the gift of food, we honor the body of Christ.
By honoring the gift of food, we honor the body of Christ. Rachel Marie Stone. Bio @Rachel_M_Stone. With these food rituals came all kinds of conflicted feelings—and I wasn't alone.
Health Is About Way More Than Weight
Our bodily well-being can't be reduced to a number on a scale.
Of course, if browbeating and legalism don't work for sex, we should hardly try to make them work for food. Food is often used to cope with more acute forms of trauma.
Christians Rally to Keep World's Largest Refugee Camp Open
The country’s plans to close a 25-year-old camp would displace more than 300,000 East African refugees.
More than 70 World Vision staff work in Kenyan refugee camps; in Dadaab, they distribute food to families, including nutrient-dense rations to treat children suffering from malnutrition.
Her startup saves produce that would otherwise go to waste.
Even as Americans push healthier eating, farmers' markets, and fresh-food diets, the country wastes unbelievable amounts of otherwise edible produce.
Emojis Reveal How Minorities Tweet the Bible Differently
Here are the Top 10 verses shared on Twitter with darker vs. lighter skin tones.
Ecclesiastes 9:11 “I have seen something else under the sun: The race is not to the swift or the battle to the strong, nor does food come to the wise or wealth to the brilliant or favor to the
Moms, Go on with Your ‘Bad’ Self
In a culture that expects perfection, sometimes failed moms are just doing their best.
to be bullied by a tyrannical PTA president (played by the always remarkable Christina Applegate) and meekly asks that she not get him fired because he needs money to buy cat food.
The Nations Have Come to Our Cities
We cannot overlook the influx of "the nations" ready for the gospel.
When I recently shared about how my mom would pull out gourmet food from secret compartments when guests would come over, many in our church nodded in heartfelt agreement.