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A Kairos Moment for Small Town America
Over 30 million people still live in rural areas.
Books like Robert Putnam's Our Kids (2015) and JD Vance's bestselling memoir Hillbilly Elegy (2016) became essential tour guides to a culture just as foreign to many Americans as
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.
Group of 100 prominent Christians worry severe cuts to foreign aid will reverse progress at reducing poverty. Gleanings. Evangelical Leaders Challenge Trump's 'America First' Budget.
Bill Frist: Foreign Aid Saves Lives—And Makes America Safer
How a sliver of the US budget can change the world.
Bill Frist: Foreign Aid Saves Lives—And Makes America Safer. How a sliver of the US budget can change the world. Bill Frist: Foreign Aid Saves Lives—And Makes America Safer.
Deborah: A Victorious Leader
The era of the judges was a turbulent one as God's people lived a cyclical pattern: disobedience to God, foreign invasion, crying out to God in distress, and finally God raising up a
Cover Story: Facing Our Legacy of Lynching
How a memorial could help lead America—and Christians—to repentance from a dark history.
The measure failed at that year's general assembly, but a revised version passed in 2016. “It shouldn't have been a foreign or crazy idea, particularly for Reformed people,” Lucas said.
Is Orality Really Effective in Sharing the Gospel?
o·ral·i·ty: the quality of being spoken or verbally communicated
In relation to reaching people in cross-cultural and multiethnic contexts, orality methods are vital. It's not just for foreign mission work, but recognizing that we live in a mission field.
Questioning Why God QuestionsSubscriber Access Only
If He wants to have meaningful relationship with us, it will require dialogue.
rhetorical questions. But this concept is a modern invention. This way of thinking would have been foreign both to Job and to Philo. Ancient readers would
3 Martian Tips for Contextualization
Lessons from the NASA team who manages the Mars rover.
No, I'm not talking about learning some foreign alien language like Klingon, I'm talking about being able to verbally differentiate between a day on Mars and a day on Earth.
State Department's Unusually Short Religious Freedom Update: ISIS Is Bad
Months late, new Secretary of State highlights ongoing genocide in Middle East.
In 2012, Russia required foreign missionaries to file detailed reports and subject themselves to government raids and audits; since then, the NGO sector shrunk by a third.
Ten Reasons Every Church-Planting Team Needs a Worship Leader
Worship is warfare.
Their stereotypes of Jesus being the foreign God of a foreign religion are removed simply by relating the gospel and facilitating worship in culturally relevant forms.
Now Kazakhstan Christians Can Prove Their Faith Isn't Foreign
Archaeologists discover that Christianity existed along Silk Road long before the Russians arrived.
Archaeologists discover that Christianity existed along Silk Road long before the Russians arrived.
Trump Picks Sam Brownback as Religious Freedom Ambassador
President makes his nomination much faster than President Obama.
Trump Picks Sam Brownback as Religious Freedom Ambassador. Gleanings.
Trump Grants Russell Moore One of His Top 2017 Wishes
President restores Mexico City Policy banning the funding of foreign abortions.
President restores Mexico City Policy banning the funding of foreign abortions.
Compassion: 145,000 Children Could Lose Sponsorship by Christmas
Christian charity's largest country, India, no longer lets it transfer money. And now it's run out.
Christian charity's largest country, India, no longer lets it transfer money. And now it's run out.
Evangelical Views of the 2016 Election: "Jill Stein is my imperfect candidate."
Evangelical millenial minority chooses the Green Party
Clinton has touted endorsements from foreign policy officials who were the architects of previous wars. Jill Stein argues that the United States should
Towards Missional Effectiveness: The Mark of Sentness (Part 5)
God’s mission involves sending. But what does God send His people to do?
Since faithfulness was to be a mark of the people of God in the Promised Land, faithfulness was also to be a mark of the people of God in the foreign land.
Defending the Faith (of Others)Subscriber Access Only
Russian evangelicals’ hesitancy to back Jehovah’s Witnesses could backfire.
buildings. Though Russia continues to favor the Orthodox Church over minority and foreign faiths, evangelicals can't necessarily expect the same treatment.
The Use of Nuclear Weapons Is Inherently Evil
No earthly leader gets the ‘authority to do whatever.’
they have to pay some sort of price. This passage is decidedly not about “taking out” corrupt foreign heads of state. It certainly does not give the state
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.
You Are PluralSubscriber Access Only
Trillions of foreign creatures in and on our bodies shape our health, desires, and behavior. Here's why they matter.
Trillions of foreign creatures in and on our bodies shape our health, desires, and behavior. Trillions of foreign creatures in and on our bodies shape our health, desires, and behavior.
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Are Christians Donating Too Directly to Missions?
Are Christians Donating Too Directly to Missions?
When helping hurts the professional helpers.
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