The African Diaspora (Part 1): A Brief History and Lessons
Immigrant lessons from Joseph, Daniel, Esther, and Nehemiah
0; tweet; share; email; print. We live in a world where emigration is an option for many people. For some, persecution or famine in their own country causes them to flee their homeland.
Like a Knife in the Heart: When Our Witness Is Costly
In some parts of the world, a life of witness requires great courage.
Jun 16, 2017. evangelism, freedom, persecution. Like a Knife in the Heart: When Our Witness Is Costly. Like a Knife in the Heart: When Our Witness Is Costly.
Evangelism, Iranian Style
Amid persecution and a travel ban, Iran’s youth want community and transformation from within.
Amid persecution and a travel ban, Iran's youth want community and transformation from within. Evangelism, Iranian Style. Amid persecution and a travel
Missions Sunday: Hermeneutics for Healthy Churches, Part Two
Training in biblical interpretation should be an integral part of every missions strategy.
No one wants his or her work to be done in vain. The Apostle Paul certainly didn't. As a result of persecution, he was only able to stay in Thessalonica for a few weeks.
How Do We Get at Effective Outreach?
As the mission field changes, churches will change.
of the gospel in their networks—how they treated women, slaves, and outsiders; how the family was oriented; and how they were joyful even in the face of persecution and suffering
Our Hospitality Mandate (Part One)
What Does an Authentic Christian Reception of Syrian Refugees to the United States Look Like?
It would be difficult to look away from the needs Wan lists as the push factors: war, political persecution, abuse of power, exploitation of the vulnerable, natural disasters, world poverty
China, House Churches, and the Growth of the Kingdom
Two-thirds of Chinese Christians attend a house church.
Many chose the latter. To understand the nature of persecution/ freedom, keep in mind these realities: The issue isn't so much freedom of religion as it is freedom of assembly.