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
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
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.
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
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.
Digging Down Deep into Protestant-Catholic Differences
Two books—one Catholic, one Protestant—show how the conversation should be engaged.
Third, it undermines genuine catholicity by insisting on particular Roman traditions that are foreign to the apostolic rule of faith. A Matter of Life and Death.
10 Chinese Christians the Western Church Should Know
Meet the men and women who have rooted the gospel message within the Chinese soul.
Liang Fa embodies the indigenization of Chinese Christianity—a process that proceeded with fits and starts, periods of foreign patronage, internal persecution, and tension between
The Reformation, Viewed from the East
An Eastern Orthodox theologian assesses Luther’s famous doctrine of ‘sola fide.’
But “faith alone” is a foreign expression in the patristic vocabulary that shaped Orthodox theology, and therefore the phrase has been rejected as an inadequate expression of how