We live in a society in which admitting one’s own sins is seen as a sign of weakness.
I have attempted to demonstrate that the Catholic and Protestant systems of salvation are mutually exclusive, and that ecumenical dialogue must take seriously the distance that the word “alone” puts between them.
What if, when a police chief or politician spoke about human trafficking, we were ready to respond with our stories and expertise?
The position of the European Evangelical Alliance summarised in fifteen ideas.
The Catalonia independence debate in Spain can easily be reduced to a ‘yes’ or ‘no’ question with the answer splitting families and faith communities. How could Christians respond to such a situation?
A doctor visiting the Dominican Republic shares his thoughts after the storm.
20-25% of undocumented immigrants in the US are evangelicals and many of them are pillars in their churches and communities.
There needs to be a radical and broad new level of commitment to common working.
The US withdrawal will make climate change solutions more difficult, and climate catastrophe more likely. The decision is unjust, immoral and unworthy of a great nation.
Answers to 5 of the most common questions.
Why would someone take their life and the lives of people they have never met, including an 8-year old girl, in the most despicable way? What were they hoping to achieve?
The New Testament writers tell us that God’s honour is not something so fragile that it needs to be protected by legal restrictions.
Is the exit-strategy (like the one seen with Brexit) the only way forward amidst the widespread dissatisfaction towards the EU?
We take a look at four theories regarding Jesus' 'supposed' resurrection from the dead.
This “Holy Week” in Spain thousands of people who refuse to follow Jesus will be moved by religious images. They will sing and cry.
We spoke with Protestant Christians who had had their electricity and water cut off, who had been removed from the local population registers, whose children had been prevented from attending school.
What can you do when people just don’t seem interested in good books?
The problem with the ECJ ruling on religious clothing is that it seems to be working on the assumption that secularism is ‘neutral’. But this is a myth.
One of the most painful situations for those serving among people without legal papers in the United States is to help parents to make plans for the care of their children in case they are arrested and deported.
Produce information about your events in accessible formats. Book a sign language interpreter for the meetings during your mission week.
The response of the European Churches to climate change, as with all environmental issues, has been patchy, but there are signs that this is beginning to change.
Have I ever felt hated or rejected or made fun of? Yes, I have.
A starting point: invite a refugee to go with you to visit a museum, watch a football match, share a meal.
We need to commit to escaping our filter bubbles and actively finding perspectives which challenge our default positions.
We should be more careful when pointing to the evangelical churches of Colombia as the promoters of the “no”.
“The aim of the JDDJ is to find commonalities, not differences. But with that comes a lopsided methodology that obscures those differences”, says theologian Michael Reeves.