Let the Little Children Come Less
Experts debate whether restrictions will save or strangle international adoption.
Making sure the Hague laws are followed is crucial for helping foreign countries entrust their children to American parents, she said. That was the motivation
Dear Secretary Tillerson: Don’t Downsize Religion in Foreign Affairs
Closing the RGA is much more than a bureaucratic loss; it impacts our Christian brothers and sisters around the globe.
Opinion | Church. Dear Secretary Tillerson: Don't Downsize Religion in Foreign Affairs. Closing the RGA is much more than a bureaucratic loss; it impacts
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.
Bivocational Ministry as an Evangelism Opportunity
One-third of American pastors are bivocational.
gospel. Through outside employment, pastors are catapulted into foreign contexts where their proximity to non-Christians is no longer avoidable. Through
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
To Defend Mideast Christians, Can Advocates Critique Islam?
Diaspora leaders in America disagree on how to improve religious freedom back home.
who has a Lebanese Maronite background, was a scheduled participant in CS's annual Washington conference, which leaders often use to advise DC's foreign policy establishment on
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.
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.