ISIS Attacks Major Christian Monastery in Egypt
Security stops Sinai assault on St. Catherine and its biblical library, but symbolism matters more.
The presence of the Islamic State in the south of Sinai would be an alarming development. Earlier this month, Israel barred its citizens from the area, fearful of terrorist threats.
Carrying My Sexual Shame
'Don't be foolish! Don't do this to me! Such wicked things aren't done in Israel. Where could I go in my shame? And you would be called one of the greatest fools in Israel.
Exposing the Truth about Honor and Shame
The Four Dimensions Christians Must Understand
A sanctified conscience has a proper sense of shame (Malachi 1:6-9). God wanted Israel to feel shame (Ezekiel 16:60-63), and Paul deliberately evoked shame among the Corinthians
Towards Missional Effectiveness: The Mark of Sentness (Part 5)
God’s mission involves sending. But what does God send His people to do?
He goes to Adam and Eve, sends Abraham to the Promised Land, Moses to Egypt, Jonah to the Ninevites, Israel to Babylon, Jesus to the world, the Spirit to the Church, and the Church
Why Christians Can Celebrate Passover, Too
A Response to ‘Jesus Didn’t Eat a Seder Meal.’
What makes this meal so different is that Jesus not only refers to the Exodus and ties the meal to Israel's history, but also completely recasts the meal as a vehicle for describing His
Does God Have to Love Me?
What our wedding vows suggest about how God relates to us.
Covenantal Love. In The Love of God, Jewish theologian Jon Levenson notes the graciousness of God's covenantal love, first given to Abraham, then re-affirmed toward Israel.
The Long Road to Building Israel's First Post-Statehood Church
Despite fierce opposition, these Israeli Christians are making history with their new home.
The Long Road to Building Israel's First Post-Statehood Church. Ryan Hoselton| August 25, 2016. The Long Road to Building Israel's First Post-Statehood Church.
The Favorite Bible Verses of 88 Nations
Israel and Afghanistan favor the same verse. So do Italy and Saudi Arabia.
The Favorite Bible Verses of 88 Nations. Israel and Afghanistan favor the same verse. So do Italy and Saudi Arabia. Israel. Zechariah 14:9. "The Lord will be king over the whole earth.
Jesus Didn’t Eat a Seder Meal
Why Christians shouldn't either.
It is on the night of Passover, as all Israel is offering the pascal Lamb and eating matza (unleavened bread) and bitter herbs on the slopes of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem that Jesus