I was haunted by failure to the edge of suicide—and then came life.
April 26, 2013
Important developments in the church and the world.
April 18, 2013
In some countries, hearing "It's a girl" is no cause for celebration—it's a death sentence. A new film captures global gendercide.
October 26, 2012
New documentary explores life of homeless kids in India.
September 12, 2012
How will Americans respond to the unwanted kids in their midst?
December 5, 2011
Operation Mobilization India transforms itself into a local witness.
October 21, 2011
With its people turning to Christ in waves, India hosts more believers now than at any time in its 4,000-year history.
July 8, 2011
Why so many baby girls are being killed in the world's two largest countries.
June 29, 2011
Nepal's Supreme Court due to rule Monday on Christian and Hindu lawsuits.
April 8, 2011
Until the story of Aruna Shanbaug, I had never heard the phrase "passive euthanasia," let alone grappled with whether or not I participated in it nearly 20 years ago.
March 14, 2011
The disturbing realities of reproductive tourism as a global growth sector.
October 21, 2010
The varieties of Elizabeth Gilbert's spiritual experiences.
August 16, 2010
By sticking to her ashram, Elizabeth Gilbert misses out - and so do her readers.
August 12, 2010
Technological advances are delivering Scripture across the globe.
January 20, 2010
70 percent of the world lives in areas with high restrictions on religion, report says.
December 16, 2009
Is a Bible showing the Holy Family in traditional Indian clothes any worse than one depicting them as doe-eyed Caucasians in pastels?
December 15, 2009
Orissa Christians breathe easier after election defeat of Hindu extremists.
June 22, 2009
Christian groups hope Meira Kumar will raise profile of India's Untouchables.
June 15, 2009
I traveled from Portland to Delhi, and this is what I found.
February 27, 2009
A speaking tour in India led to a few close calls.
December 8, 2008
India's biggest radical Hindu group aims to wipe out Christianity through reconversions and violence.
November 10, 2008
Open letter to George W. Bush urges diplomatic action.
November 7, 2008
It's time for India to start acting like the world's largest democracy.
October 9, 2008
Christians knew the attacks were coming, but no one knew they would be this deadly.
October 9, 2008
Bringing the Ravi Shankar sound to Christian worship.
May 21, 2008
Hindu extremists exploit economic fears to launch attacks on Christians.
February 15, 2008
Commission's decision imperils benefits for Christian Dalits.
January 15, 2008
Conversions in Orissa—and the violent reaction against them—highlight tension in India's not-so-dead caste system.
January 10, 2008
World Vision India head Jayakumar Christian on how the poor become movers and shakers, and movers and shakers become poor.
August 31, 2007
Videotaped attack in India triggers protests as Dalit Christians head to Supreme Court.
July 20, 2007
Multinational businessman and politician Ram Gidoomal talks about 'translating' the gospel in today's world.
April 27, 2007
Plus: Good news from Europe on stem-cell funding.
April 5, 2006
Hindu nationalists crack down on ministry to poor, sick.
March 17, 2006
The most Baptist state in the world—Nagaland—is vying to become a powerhouse for cross-cultural missions.
February 1, 2006
Half a century after killing five missionaries, the 'Auca' find themselves on the cutting edge of modern missions.
January 1, 2006
Christians at the forefront of aid after the deluge in Mumbai.
September 15, 2005
How a "Holy Ghost revival" among child widows in India became an international sensation and a local wellspring of Christian outreach.
September 9, 2005
Seek benefits withheld by government.
July 5, 2005
Christians worried as attacks continue with little interference from the government.
May 25, 2005
Church leaders report more than 200 new incidents of persecution.
April 15, 2005