Why Christians Are Abandoning the Orphanage
A new focus on the family is changing how Christians care for abandoned and neglected children.
Good News' ministry to orphans was well known; two years earlier, Dudnik had found four street children sniffing glue at a train station. But most orphans don't live in America.
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| Ed Stetzer. Growing Up in Ministry The grace of Jesus was not just offered to orphans and widows or rebellious pastors' kids; it was for me. | Kristin Duran.
Motherhood is Missional
Motherhood is discipleship, and it's part of the mission.
She was their mother, however, because Jesus caused her to be fruitful and multiply spiritually as she discipled the orphans and children she rescued from slavery and death.
The Fight for Social Justice Starts Within
Only a vibrant inner life can sustain the activist’s soul.
Christians never look more like Jesus than when humbly serving amidst the world's hurt—caring for orphans, battling trafficking, promoting urban renewal.
How to Address America’s Foster Care Crisis? It Takes a Village
The next wave of the evangelical adoption movement will rely on the church's support.
Some were adopted; others were there through foster care. She told us, “There are orphans right here in Hawaii who need adoptive families. The church really needs to get involved.”.
Our Hospitality Mandate (Part Two)
What Does an Authentic Christian Reception of Syrian Refugees to the United States Look Like?
Old and New Testaments, the nation of Israel and the Early Church are dutiful in caring for the needy and vulnerable, whether this includes the impoverished, widows, orphans, or others
Over 25,000 Ebola Orphans at Risk
Churches join effort to care for vulnerable children who have lost one or both parents in West Africa.
Over 25,000 Ebola Orphans at Risk. Churches join effort to care for vulnerable children who have lost one or both parents in West Africa. Over 25,000 Ebola Orphans at Risk.
What the Single in Your Pew Needs from You
Singles are on the rise. Here’s what forward-looking churches need to know.
Serve singles, and recognize that singles often serve without reciprocation. The author of the Book of James encourages Christians to “look after orphans and widows” (James 1:27).
Are Christians Donating Too Directly to Missions?
When helping hurts the professional helpers.
88%), as well as to choose ministries that do long-term humanitarian work such as caring for orphans (89% vs. 85%) or providing education (76% vs. 68%).
Pro-Life Christian or Pro-Justice Christian? Yes.
Are Christians supposed to be pro-life or pro-justice? Kelly Rosati shares: we ought to be both.
and to walk humbly with your God”) burn in our hearts as we join God in His redemptive work on behalf of preborn babies, victims of human trafficking, war refugees, orphans, those with
Growing Up in Ministry
The grace of Jesus was not just offered to orphans and widows or rebellious pastors’ kids; it was for me.
The grace of Jesus was not just offered to orphans and widows or rebellious pastors' kids; it was for me. Dec 15, 2016. missions, ministry, children. Growing Up in Ministry.
Six Ways Single Christians Can Help the Orphans
You don't have to be a parent to care for children in need.
Opinion | Family. Six Ways Single Christians Can Help the Orphans. Or maybe your particular congregation would be well served by learning about the plight of local orphans.
God's Feminist Ideals
We're created to be image bearers and justice seekers.
To the poor, to orphans, to widows—to any who cannot provide or advocate for themselves—God's image bearers aim their resources and seek their benefit as God seeks ours.
A snapshot of Christian witness in the world (as it appeared in our October issue).
Their paintings raised almost $45,000 for a community of orphans near Lusaka, the capital city. A whopping 10 percent of Zambia's 14 million people