Jump directly to the content
Oct 2, 2013
Roundup

Morning Roundup 10/2/13

The Word "Islam"; Evangelicals and Sexual Abuse; Poverty and the Church |
Morning Roundup 10/2/13
Image: Halim Bouguedra / flickr

To use or not to use: Journalists and the word 'Islam'Terry Mattingly

Terry Mattingly rightfully observes that journalists often avoid identifying Islam in stories where it is necessary.

Billy Graham's grandson: evangelicals 'worse' than Catholics on sex abuseSarah Pulliam Bailey

Last night, Beth Moore and I talked about child sexual abuse for a bit on Trinity Broadcasting Network. As I mentioned there (the show airs Friday night), it is more common than most people believe. My friend Boz Tchividjian has been speaking up on the issue, most recently at the Religion Newswriters Association (RNA). I'll also be interviewing him in a few weeks, but for now here is Sarah Pulliam Bailey's story from that presentation at RNA.

Why the Millennium Development Goals Need the Church (and Vice Versa)Richard Stearns

Rich Stearns speaks up for the role of the church in defeating extreme poverty.

When I was in Dallas recently, I was privileged to host on The Exchange a well-known author and founder of Gospel for Asia ministry, Dr. KP Yohannan, for a discussion on the western perspective of world missions and leadership. Don't forget to join me every Tuesday at 3:00 PM Eastern for The Exchange.

Support our work. Subscribe to CT and get one year free.

Posted:October 2, 2013 at 6:00 am

Comments

Please read our comment policy before you weigh in, and then feel free to comment on Facebook.

More From This Blog

The Church and Mental Health: What Do the Numbers Tell Us?

The Church and Mental Health: What Do the Numbers Tell Us?

Why is it uniquely challenging for us to address issues often associated with mental illness?
One-on-One with Jamie Aten on the Disaster Ministry Conference

One-on-One with Jamie Aten on the Disaster Ministry Conference

Below I talk with Dr. Jamie Aten about the upcoming Disaster Ministry Conference.
Bob Buford, Founder of Leadership Network and Halftime, Has Died: He Was a Catalyst that Fostered a Movement

Bob Buford, Founder of Leadership Network and Halftime, Has Died: He Was a Catalyst that Fostered a Movement

Meet one of the most influential, but least known, church leaders: Bob Buford.
Creepy Chick-fil-A and New York(er) Values: The Shock (and Slander) are Getting Old

Creepy Chick-fil-A and New York(er) Values: The Shock (and Slander) are Getting Old

The treatment the fast food restaurant has received for its “pervasive Christian traditionalism” is getting old and tired.

Follow Ed Stetzer

Exchange Logo

Dr. John Sorensen, President of Evangelism Explosion International, a ministry that has trained millions of Christians around the world to share Christ, discusses the state of evangelism, research on evangelism trends, as well as myths and methods of evangelism.

Cast: Ed Stetzer

Read ED Stetzer's Books

See All

Follow Christianity Today

Christianity Today
Morning Roundup 10/2/13