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Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs Is Not a Ministry GuideSubscriber Access Only
The infamous pyramid was never an accurate description of how people act, let alone a guide to discipleship.
In the guide based on the experiment, Men and Hunger, the researchers wrote, “Although fasting is said at times to quicken one spiritually, none of the men reported significant progress
20 Truths on The Human Right by Rice Broocks
God's Sovereignty, Justice, and Truth.
human depravity. They fail because they point their rage at God rather than fellow humans who could solve hunger with 3% of their military budgets. 2
Three Types of Evangelistic Contexts: Contact, Context, and Friendship
Few things are more enjoyable than being in partnership with the God of the universe.
Eventually, spiritual hunger exhibits itself and then there is a place to Velcro the gospel in a natural, unobtrusive way. I have seen this happen over and over throughout my life.
The Unexpected: A Ministry to Widows in the Ukraine
The Kiev Symphony Orchestra cares for widows and orphans.
The name of this memorial was Holodomor, which literally means “hunger extermination.” Stalin's 1932-1933 purge, best described as a genocide, set loose a massive and complex
A Broken, Dying World: Why Spiritual Hunger Is Real and How We Can Begin to Meet People Where They Are
Our hearts are restless until they find their rest in Thee
Jun 9, 2017. Discipleship. A Broken, Dying World: Why Spiritual Hunger Is Real and How We Can Begin to Meet People Where They Are. A Broken, Dying
20 Truths from Supernatural Power for Everyday People
Jared C. Wilson offers encouragement for experiencing God's extraordinary spirit in our ordinary lives.
The Devil is more afraid of the desperate believer on his face crying out of hunger for the living God than he is of anybody up on his feet rebuking him with random spiritual aphorisms.
Why Christians Should Stop Caring About So Many Causes
True transformation takes focus, not capricious compassion.
This is the moment that haunts me from my recent visit to Turkana, a region in northwestern Kenya crippled by drought and sliding inexorably into widespread hunger.
Families Who Cross the Border Together Won’t Stay Together
Christian immigration advocates critique a new policy that separates children from asylum-seeking parents from Central America.
Christian immigration advocates critique a new policy that separates children from asylum-seeking parents from Central America.
North Korea Frees American Christians
President Trump announced that the three prisoners have been released prior to his historic meeting with Kim Jong-un.
President Trump announced that the three prisoners have been released prior to his historic meeting with Kim Jong-un.
Literacy, Orality, and the Web (Part One)
What oral communication can accomplish in Bible translation projects that print communication alone cannot
Space doesn't allow for a description of how Johannes Gutenberg's printing press innovations created a hunger for more Bibles printed in more languages.
Give Protestants a Taste of Catholic Communion, German Bishops Tell Vatican
Proposal to let non-Catholic spouses share the Eucharist goes before Rome’s theological watchdog on Thursday.
Proposal to let non-Catholic spouses share the Eucharist goes before Rome's theological watchdog on Thursday.
Caring for Miami is the Miami-Dade Schools 2016-2017 District-Wide Exemplary Partner
Faith-based organization meets the physical needs of 1200 children each week.
May 1, 2017. backpack, children, hunger. Caring for Miami is the Miami-Dade Schools 2016-2017 District-Wide Exemplary Partner. Caring for Miami is
Jack Deere Went Through Hell to Come to Faith
The theologian’s memoir is refreshingly raw about the wounds he’s suffered—and the wounds he’s inflicted.
He admits, “Although I loved the poetry of Jesus' Sermon on the Mount, I remained oblivious to its truth. People who already feel righteous don't hunger and thirst for it.”.
Want to Help During Disaster? Here's a Few Dos and Don'ts
The world has a growing need for well-informed, thoughtful engagement with natural disaster relief work.
storms. Christ cared for a multitude of human needs while on earth, from providing food in times of hunger to healing in times of great sickness. When
Marilynne Robinson’s Celebration of Humanity Is Brilliant but Incomplete
Insights from some of her heroes, like John Calvin and the Puritans, would help round out the picture.
here too is a far-seeing gratitude for how we're able to enjoy that learning, how it has come down to us through the foresight of people who thought it worthwhile—as hunger and grief
The Sacred Gift of Selfies
Craig Detweiler sees spiritual significance underneath the stereotypes.
underrepresented. And they're desperately crying out to be noticed, affirmed, and loved. I see selfies as rooted in our deepest hunger, our greatest longing. If
Church Planting Metrics: Measure What’s Important (Part Two)
Measure outcomes, not activities.
The essential feature in this case is defined best by the question what (ie, we see believers increasingly demonstrate love for one another, spiritual hunger, the fruit of the Spirit, etc.).
Toward a National Renewal of Evangelism through the Local Church in Our Day
Americans are far more open to the gospel than you may imagine
Through the Billy Graham Center for Evangelism, we have been launching cohorts for these pastors for the last five years and are seeing a hunger, commitment, and passion for
The Inconvenience of Loving Wisdom
Those who are afraid to test their convictions will lose the moral high ground in calling non-Christians to test their own beliefs.
But if we want to engage people whose hunger for truth outstrips their satisfaction of what they currently believe, we must also have the integrity to join them.
Is Filling That ‘God-Shaped Hole’ God’s Plan for Our Lives?Subscriber Access Only
Maybe we’re not supposed to be satisfied.
With either approach, we are doomed to repeat the wretched enlightenment of our predecessors, to discover that our best attempts to satisfy ourselves leave us with a gnawing hunger.
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How the Spirit Sets Us Up for Holiness
How the Spirit Sets Us Up for Holiness
The same Spirit that descended on the disciples at Pentecost empowers our devotion to God.
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