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The Global Scourge of Violence Against WomenSubscriber Access Only
From sex-selective abortion to sexual abuse, it encompasses the entire female life cycle.
The Global Scourge of Violence Against Women. From research. Take us through some of the main ways that women around the world are targeted for violence.
God in Suffering: Our Response to Too Many School Shootings
God hasn't left our students or abandoned our nation's education system
This violence has become all too common for today's generation of school-age children. “Dear God,. Why do you allow so much violence in our schools? Signed,. A Concerned Student.
One-on-One with Ronnie Floyd on the National Day of Prayer, May 3
Last year, an estimated two million Americans observed the National Day of Prayer in over 30,000 events across all 50 states.
How we handle our gun violence problem, the migration crisis, the unresolved racial tensions in our society, and the epidemic of sexual harassment, among the other ongoing major
Two Marches for Lives
What I saw at two very different protests of violence against children.
Two Marches for Lives. What I saw at two very different protests of violence against children. I left with a sense of how complex the issue of gun violence is.
Do You Really Care about Evangelism? If So, You Need To Do More Than Pray
Prayer is the starting point, not the endpoint, of our journey in helping people from darkness to light.
As the capital of the Assyrian empire, Nineveh and those residing within her walls were known throughout the ancient world for their infatuation with brutality and violence.
Evangelicals and Domestic Violence: Are Christian Men More Abusive?
A sociologist looks at the data on domestic abuse against women.
Evangelicals and Domestic Violence: Are Christian Men More Abusive? Are some forms of evangelical Protestantism bad for marriage and “good” at fostering domestic violence?
Women Speak Up in #SilenceIsNotSpiritual Campaign
Leaders from Lynne Hybels to Jen Hatmaker want evangelical churches to take a more proactive position on behalf of victims.
A new campaign called #SilenceIsNotSpiritual calls on evangelical congregations and leaders to speak up and act on behalf of victims of gender-based violence, who fear their stories
God’s Message to #MeToo Victims and Perpetrators
Scripture offers a radical framework for understanding anger and forgiveness.
stood in line to speak with me after my workshop, “Is Christianity Good for Women?” They thanked me for tackling difficult passages in Scripture involving violence against women and
Shootings, Grace, and the Gospel: An Interview with Pastor Eddie Bevill of Parkridge Church on the Parkland Shooting
Parkridge Church met in the high school for 7 years—now they're hosting a vigil for those killed in the shooting.
at a high school. My heart dropped when I heard the news yesterday. Another community, and more families, wrecked by violence. I reached out to Pastor
A Top Reason for Church Shootings: Domestic Abuse
There were actually two attacks on Sunday, showing how violence at home often enters God’s house.
There were actually two attacks on Sunday, showing how violence at home often enters God's house. A Top Reason for Church Shootings: Domestic Abuse. Research.
Why Gen Z’s Call for ‘Safe Spaces’ Is Good News for Churches
New expectations may shift youth group conversations, but Christ still provides the answer.
The youth movement against gun violence reflects broader desires for safety and risk aversion among Generation Z—some of the characteristics making them distinct from even the
250 Child Soldiers in South Sudan Begin Recovery with World Vision
The world’s newest nation remains its most fragile state.
The world's newest nation remains its most fragile state.
Samaritan’s Purse VP Nominated for UN Refugee Role Faces Backlash
Ken Isaacs apologized for his tweets about Islamic violence.
Backlash. International. Samaritan's Purse VP Nominated for UN Refugee Role Faces Backlash. Ken Isaacs apologized for his tweets about Islamic violence.
Not an Act of God: Ministries Respond to Surge in Mass Shootings
Christian counselors once focused on natural disasters now frequently address manmade crises.
natural disasters. In recent years, ministries increasingly find themselves consoling victims of manmade violence: shootings and terrorist attacks. BGEA
Sectarian Cinema: Oscars Highlight Muslim Defense of Persecuted ChristiansSubscriber Access Only
Watu Wote joins other films attempting what African sermons cannot.
When he searched for the film trailer online, it made vivid the memory. “The violence is very graphic,” Ongwaye said. It might “arouse hatred and thus be counterproductive.”.
Church Security: How Do We Keep Our Churches Safe in a World Where Evil Is Present?
As we think through how to keep our people safe, we remember that our hope is secure in God.
As stories of the victims begin to filter out into the news, our heartbreak is compounded by the contrast between their faith and the violence, hate, and cowardice of the act.
Uniting a Violence-Plagued City in Prayer
Neither death threats nor tepid response discouraged two pastors from praying over every murder site in their city for years.
Uniting a Violence-Plagued City in Prayer. In 1996, the city tallied 26—three times the national average. Aurora was reeling from the violence. But then the murders stopped.
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.
one either. Deere was born the child of drinkers and drifters. Suicide and substance abuse, violence and anger, were the fabric of his life. And yet this
How Pastors Perceive Domestic Violence Differently
Most pastors want their churches to be a safe haven, but don’t have a plan to get there.
Research. How Pastors Perceive Domestic Violence Differently. When it comes to domestic violence, Protestant pastors want to be helpful but often don't know where to start.
Colombia’s Next President Could Be an Evangelical Woman
Viviane Morales explains why truth and repentance will heal the scarred South American nation more than prison sentences for FARC rebels.
Viviane Morales explains why truth and repentance will heal the scarred South American nation more than prison sentences for FARC rebels.
Top Story April 24, 2018
Rosaria Butterfield: Christian Hospitality Isn’t ‘Southern Hospitality’
Rosaria Butterfield: Christian Hospitality Is Radically Different from ‘Southern Hospitality’
It has nothing to do with entertainment—and everything to do with addressing the crisis of unbelief.
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