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Why Christians Should Stop Caring About So Many Causes
True transformation takes focus, not capricious compassion.
Image: Jon Warren / World Vision. World Vision president Richard Stearns helps Turkana women in Kenya divide their share of maize. Richard Stearns in Kenya's Turkana region.
How Moving to Kenya Made Me a Less Fearful Parent
Things shifted when I noticed my preschooler handles daily life in Africa better than I do.
How Moving to Kenya Made Me a Less Fearful Parent. Just four days after my family moved to Nairobi, Kenya, I was ready to jump on a plane back to California with my young son.
Kenya's Crackdown on Fake Pastors Stymied by Real OnesSubscriber Access Only
The complexities of cleaning God's house.
Kenya's Crackdown on Fake Pastors Stymied by Real Ones. The complexities of cleaning God's house. Kenya's Crackdown on Fake Pastors Stymied by Real Ones.
How Discipleship Is Transforming Nairobi, One Woman at a Time
Women in urban East Africa face challenges that are both unique and universal.
In that spirit, our final essay takes readers inside women's discipleship in Nairobi, Kenya. This last Christmas, I almost didn't notice the young woman sitting at the reception desk at work.
Perched on the Shoulders of Giants (Part 1)
Building on Legacy for the Sake of Mission
ministry work followed. When I joined Eastbrook's staff, Marc introduced me to friends in Jordan, Kenya, India, China, and other settings. The relational
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.
The country's plans to close a 25-year-old camp would displace more than 300000 East African refugees.
The Real Cost (and Power) of Seeking Justice
The murder of Willie Kimani can rally the global Body of Christ for an end to impunity.
Earlier this month I spent two weeks in Kenya, where international attention has focused on the abduction and murder of three men: my colleague Willie Kimani, a human rights lawyer
Kenya Puts Rules to Rein In Prosperity Preachers on Pause
Widespread protests prompt president to send proposed regulations back to the drawing board.
Widespread protests prompt president to send proposed regulations back to the drawing board.
Diaspora Missions: East Meets West (and North meets South): Reflections on Polycentric Missions
Christianity is not declining in the U.S., but is being ‘de-Europeanized.'
New missionary-sending nations like Korea, Philippines, Nigeria, Kenya, Brazil, China, India, and Mexico have become a notable missionary force and are involved in multiple countries
Megan White MukuriaSubscriber Access Only
Access to sanitary pads through ZanaAfrica can change a girl’s life.
Nairobi, Kenya | @mwmukuria. Today, more than 1 million adolescent girls throughout Kenya regularly miss school or drop out entirely because they don't have access to sanitary pads.
Gleanings: July/August 2016Subscriber Access Only
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our July/August issue).
Kenya: World's Largest Refugee Camp to Close. More than 300,000 Somali refugees live in Dadaab, a sprawling refugee camp in Kenya and the largest in the world.
Weekend Edition—February 12, 2016
The draft, Valentine's Day, Mary McLeod Bethune, and more!
That's why I've started a series on it. Kevin has great thoughts on the subject. The society around Christians – whether the US, Kenya, China, or Egypt – is always changing.
The Trap of Tradition
Don't substitute the things we know for the things of God.
Or, put another way, if your Lutheran church in Kenya insists that European structures of music are required to be truly Lutheran, that's a bad application of tradition.
Our June Issue: In the Body of Christ, We’re All Connected
The networks and bonds between hundreds of millions of Christians never stop surprising us.
But we are united in Christ—connected, along with those CMA pastors in Cambodia, IJM workers around the world, the Christians I'm meeting here in Kenya, and with you, dear reader.
A Walking DisasterSubscriber Access Only
How a hurricane helped me weather my battle with cancer.
community. I even received a picture of refugee pastors wearing the bracelets in Kenya's Kakuma Refugee Camp, where HDI had assisted and done research.
Thinking About Expository Preaching—Part 2
Expository preaching is the best, but not a biblically mandated, preaching approach
Thus I would say that a tribesman among the Pokot in Kenya can be encouraged to open the Bible, read the text, and explain what it says in a way that Western Christians might not find
Church Planting At Thomas Road Baptist Church—An Interview with Jonathan Falwell
Thomas Road's pastor discusses the church's 60-year history of planting churches
We're working very diligently with groups like the Timothy Initiative and other groups where we're planting churches in places like Sri Lanka, Nepal, Kenya, Tanzania, Burkina Faso
Terrorists Target Christians at Kenyan College; Nearly 150 DeadSubscriber Access Only
Al-Shabaab takes hostages, wounds 65 more in latest attack.
Al-Shabaab takes hostages, wounds 65 more in latest attack.
Kenya Bans New Churches Amid 'Miracle-Faking Spree'Subscriber Access Only
After TV exposé, attorney general seeks ways to rein in fake pastors.
After TV exposé, attorney general seeks ways to rein in fake pastors.
Why Corruption Is an Urgent Justice Issue
While living abroad, I discovered the corrosive effects of corruption and the suffering it causes.
We see it in police officers killing young men without fear of investigation or prosecution.”. Deep-seeded corruption is not, of course, unique to Kenya or the African continent.
Top Story July 27, 2017
What’s Under the Microscope Can Lead to Worship
What’s Under the Microscope Can Lead to Worship
Finding beauty in the mundane: from our morning coffee to a nematode worm.
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