Weekend Edition—June 24, 2016
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where are God's people to end slavery? slavery could end — and it begins here—Ann Voskamp & Gary Haugen. A strong reminder about a crucial problem.
God in Our Midst
There is a pervasive consumerism in the church today.
temporary shrines. Rescuing his people out of slavery in Egypt, the Lord condescends to tabernacle in a tent in the center of their community. He later
Southern Baptists Repudiate the Confederate Flag
(UPDATED) SBC is first of three evangelical groups seeking racial unity after Ferguson and Charleston.
The Southern Baptist Convention made history today and made history in the right way. This denomination was founded by people who wrongly defended the sin of human slavery.
We Can Stop Modern Slavery—with Churches' Help
Lone "justice freaks" aren't enough. To end exploitation, we need community.
We Can Stop Modern Slavery—with Churches' Help. Today, we're in a situation where slavery is illegal everywhere in the world, but the laws are just not enforced.
Missional Hymns—An Interview with Keith Getty
Keith and Kristen Getty drive hymnody for the missionary work.
So, for us to actually build believers who are going to survive, never mind flourish, never mind fund the next Harvard, cure the world of slavery, write the next Brandenburg concerto, we
Some SBC Reflections—a Short Series
The 2016 SBC annual meeting saw a lot of good.
That Southern Baptists should stand with decisions that have been made to lower the Confederate battle flag. If you know the history of the SBC it's founding was in support of slavery.
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.
Viewing Black Lives Matter, Part 3
To understand Black Lives Matter one should remember history
My assessment includes summaries of organized tactics employed to oppress Blacks during the eras of Colonial America, Chattel Slavery, Reconstruction, Jim Crow and The New Jim
The Fragility of Freedom in the West
Individual liberty is not a sufficient yardstick of to measure Freedom versus Slavery.
Individual liberty is not a sufficient yardstick of to measure Freedom versus Slavery. Individual liberty is not a sufficient yardstick of to measure Freedom versus Slavery.
A Conversation with Nate Parker about 'The Birth of a Nation'
CT talks to the writer, director, and star of the highly-anticipated film about his faith and race in America.
behalf of people that looked like me, specifically. That's significant, because of our legacy and connection to slavery. So often, when we don't have people
Are American Christians Really ‘Persecuted’?
If our overseas brothers and sisters say we are, then we probably are.
By the century's end, though, freedoms had been steadily chipped away, race-based slavery established, and the worship, speech, and activities of black churches and gatherings were
John Kerry: ISIS Is Responsible for Genocide Against Christians
(UPDATED) Days after unanimous House vote, Secretary of State finally agrees with international religious freedom advocates.
He cited the examples of ISIS killing Christians in Mosul and Qaraqosh “solely because of their faith,” as well as forcing Christian and Yazidi women into sexual slavery.
Why Christ Our “First Love” Transforms Our Witness
Love for Christ is evangelism's compelling force.
behind the actions. When God instructed Moses in how to lead an Israel freshly liberated from slavery in Egypt, remembrance played a key role: Only be