Five Men Sentenced to Death for Burning Christian Couple Alive
Ruling on 2014 incident is rare moment of justice for Pakistani Christians facing blasphemy allegations.
in Pakistan. The practice is recognized by the UN as a form of “modern slavery.”. Two days later, a mob beat the couple and threw them into the kiln. A
Weekend Edition—June 24, 2016
Church members, Stats, Singing Scripture, Church Signs, and more!
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.
We Can Stop Modern Slavery—with Churches' Help
Lone "justice freaks" aren't enough. To end exploitation, we need community.
What is your vision for how the local church can help IJM fulfill its mission? Russell: IJM has traditionally done a great job at engaging one-on-one with
Miriam: A Pivotal Prophet
When God spoke through the prophet Micah to remind them of his faithfulness to them in times past, he said, “I brought you up out of Egypt and redeemed you from the land of slavery.
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.
The Strange Encouragement of the Church’s Appalling History
The lives of our greatest heroes often undermined the gospel they so eloquently preached.
peace. When we do, no one is drowned except in baptism, the only fire we need is that of Pentecost, and nothing is enslaved except slavery itself. Our
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
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
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
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.
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.
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.