Morning Roundup 2/5/15
The Exodus; Robin Williams and Luther; Pray for the Johns
Pray for the Johns Day. I appreciate the intent and focus here. john (jǒn) n. A man who purchases sex from a person in prostitution. John (jǒn) n. The Baptist. The disciple Jesus loved.
Blessed Are the Agnostics
How I learned to see my unbelieving husband through God’s eyes.
We met on a mission trip to Denver, where we hung out with homeless people at a shelter and ministered to kids living in motels rife with drugs and prostitution.
What I Learned From Being a Vegas Call Girl
Hookers for Jesus founder: Lamar Odom news is just a glimpse at the industry's brokenness.
It was an act of submitting to a pimp and turning over your prostitution earnings, officially becoming one of his girls. I was outraged. What is he thinking? Who does he think he is?
Why Christian Groups Oppose America's Anti-Prostitution Stance
As the Supreme Court prepares to weigh in, faith-based organizations say 'no' to loyalty oaths.
Why Christian Groups Oppose America's Anti-Prostitution Stance. Melissa Steffan/ June 3, 2013. Why Christian Groups Oppose America's Anti-Prostitution Stance. Mark Wilson / Getty.
Don't Make George Soros Oppose Prostitution
The government's ideology requirement at question in USAID v. Open Society International is dangerous.
Don't Make George Soros Oppose Prostitution. Don't Make George Soros Oppose Prostitution. Laura Rauch / AP. Don't Make George Soros Oppose Prostitution.
On Mission in Brazil: Shores of Grace
When the Lord calls, we go. It doesn't have to be so complicated.
On Monday, our group had the opportunity meet with Nic Billman, the director of Shores of Grace, a ministry for victims of prostitution and sexual abuse.
Special Report: Will Success Spoil Cuba’s Revival?
With relaxed travel rules, Cuban leaders wonder whether Americans will dampen their churches’ zeal.
When CT last reported from Cuba in 2009, Alcance Victoria— a church that reaches youth caught up in gangs, drugs, and prostitution—did street evangelism on weeknights.
Church Music Conflicts
Have We Really Always Done It "That Way"?
200s: Instrumental music was almost universally shunned because of its association with debauchery and immorality. Lyre playing, for example, was associated with prostitution.
The Justice-Forward Salvation Army
Combined with evangelism, it's a heady combination.
The Justice-Forward Salvation Army. Combined with evangelism, it's a heady combination. David Neff/ September 30, 2015. The Justice-Forward Salvation Army.