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Rural Fish Bowl
Pastor Dad needs to be just Dad.
faith, in purity” (1 Tim. 4:12). Tyson Lambertson is the founder and lead pastor of The Rock Church in Western Nebraska. Born and raised in northeastern
Who Brought the Gospel to Korea? Koreans Did.
The spread of the gospel is usually attributed to foreign missionaries, but the story is different on this Asian peninsula.
However, it also produced an elitist culture, resistant to the innovations of the modern world and to possibilities of Christianity, which scholars saw as driving Western development.
Canada’s First Christian Law School Pleads Case to Supreme Court
Evangelicals pray for a win for Trinity Western University—and for religious freedom in general.
Evangelicals pray for a win for Trinity Western University—and for religious freedom in general. International.
10 Chinese Christians the Western Church Should Know
Meet the men and women who have rooted the gospel message within the Chinese soul.
10 Chinese Christians the Western Church Should Know. Meet the men 8. Wu Baoying (1897–1930) Medical missionary to western China. Born in in
What Does #MeToo Have to Do with You?
When we tell our stories, we move from the western “I” to the biblical “we.”
When we tell our stories, we move from the western “I” to the biblical “we.” |. Laurie Nichols. Image: pixabay. They have moved from the western “I” into the biblical “we.”.
Every Woman Wants a Role Model—Someone to Look Up To. Is Mary that Person?
We see in Mary what God wants from all of us: faithful obedience.
it as my story. As a young female living in a 21st century Western context, I wrongly reduced her to 'just' another woman who bore a child. All my life, I
Three Biblical Frameworks for Faithfulness in the Post-Christendom West (Part 1)
Call. Context. Commission.
much more stark. At the same time, shifting demographics within the church have fundamentally altered the face of even Western Christianity. I preach
Young Leaders Embrace the Idea of Hero Making
Young leaders measure success differently.
I described in the opening paragraph in Atlanta are also emerging in Nashville, Kansas City, Chicago, Los Angeles, Houston, and virtually every major region in the western world.
Literacy, Orality, and the Web (Part One)
What oral communication can accomplish in Bible translation projects that print communication alone cannot
Literacy in the Western developing nations surged soon after, especially with the democratization of education. Eventually, Western mission expansion
The Power of Polarity
It’s past time the ongoing divide between justice and evangelism was broken down.
The Western mind, by default, seeks resolution of tension, elimination of ambiguity, and distinction in borders. But what if the Western mind is wrong?
Dispatches from Kenya
Kenyan evangelicals were a petri dish in the grand experiment of public square engagement.
Moi was raised in the African Inland Church, a conservative evangelical community founded by a Western mission agency whose interest was manifestly in evangelism.
Go Big or Go Home: Reimagining Rural Church Planting
If millions of Americans still lived in rural areas, surely God cared about them too.
|. Charlie Cotherman. Image: Oil City, PA. 0; tweet; share; email; print. Charlie Cotherman was born and raised in rural western Pennsylvania and has almost ten years of ministry experience
The New View of Heaven Is Too Small
Our recent emphasis on “kingdom work” misses the real hope of the afterlife.
Lord, Jesus Christ. J. Todd Billings is the Gordon H. Girod Research Professor of Reformed Theology at Western Theological Seminary. His latest book
Protestantism after 500 Years
By 2040, half of all Protestants will live in Africa.
Although for several centuries the Protestant movement was based in Europe, then North America, it eventually expanded out of its Western homelands until it spread all over the world.
Literacy, Orality, and the Web (Part Two)
What oral communication can accomplish in Bible translation projects that print communication alone cannot
Some Africans interpret Western proponents of orality as “white people implying that Africans can be kept in a state of illiteracy because this is their natural and preferred state.” The goal
Exposing the Truth about Honor and Shame
The Four Dimensions Christians Must Understand
0; tweet; share; email; print. Shame is getting exposed, finally. Commentators now observe how Western culture, especially the millennial generation, is becoming more shame-prone.
Don’t Despise Small Town Living: Jesus Didn’t
Capernaum was home to about 1,500 people.
Details and registration at ruralmatters.eventbrite.com. Tyson Lambertson is the Founder and Lead Pastor of The Rock Church in Western Nebraska.
Plenty of the ‘Nones’ Actually Head Back to Church
Americans who identify as agnostic or “nothing in particular” are four times more likely to change their religious affiliation than Protestants or Catholics.
In his book Changing Faith, sociologist Darren E. Sherkhat contends that Americans shift their religious identifications more often than any others in the Western world.
10 Characteristics of Movemental Christianity
Moving from addition to reproduction.
the Scriptures). The Baptists and Methodists won the Western Frontier (1795–1810) because they were passionate about their beliefs. The Pentecostals
What Evangelicals Can Learn from George Lindbeck
Here's why one of the leaders of postliberalism believed conservative Protestants would carry the torch.
These personal experiences gave him unique eyes to see where Christianity in the West was beholden more to a tradition of Western thought than to the Scripture or to the Christian
Why the US Thinks Restricting International Adoptions Will Save Them
Why the US Thinks Restricting International Adoptions Will Save Them
Experts debate State Department strategy to let the little children come less.
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