The confinement in our homes is forcing millions to stop abruptly, cancel all our plans, and take time to look in the mirror.
Let us listen carefully, think deeply, change appropriately to the messages from the media and speak relevantly through the media into our society.
The coronavirus is taking many of our grandpas and grandmas. Most are on their own, isolated in hospitals, and we do not have the chance of giving them one last embrace.
As the epidemic rages in Europe, let us not forget that worldwide inequalities mean that some countries will be more affected than others.
If you have ever been at a sporting event at the beginning of a comeback, you will know the power of hope to transform a situation and spread rapidly through a group of people.
I lead a congregation in Rome that thrives on handshakes, greet kisses, and physical contact. This winter, the coronavirus has taught Italians the cautions of distance and isolation.
Once again, the Flemish carnival included insulting depictions of Jews. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Israel and Members of the European Parliament have expressed deep concerns.
Law is now being made on the basis of which ‘victim’ group can claim priority.
The case is closed, the debate continues.
The words of the president of the Italian Bishops Conference, Cardinal Gualtiero Bassetti, show that evangelicals are often brought into play both from the right and from the left.
Digital persecution is on the rise, the WWL 2020 shows. Asia Bibi’s release was one of the the good news.
The spread of violent Islamic militancy across Sub-Saharan Africa and South-east Asia, and the rise of Christians targeted by organized crime in Latin America, are some of the trends of the 2020 Open Doors WWL.
In Haiti I have perceived, more than anywhere else, that physical battles are also spiritual battles, and that visible suffering is the result of the invisible tension between the world of darkness and the light of Christ.
Most European Christians have lived through the secularisation process and so they have been conditioned to see it as normal.
A local Christian businessman offered his fleet of large vehicles to distribute aid and transport people around the clock truly becoming the feet of our undertaking to be God’s caring hands to hurting people.
For Western European churches mission could be translated as: “Let’s go to other countries to serve”. However, for most Eastern European countries missiology is merely similar to theology.
It might be more helpful to talk about Europe in the plural, to accept that there are probably several different versions of Europe.
Inter-denominational contacts are on the rise in Russia.
We need to stop offering a cheap Christianity to a generation that is tired of consumerism.
Revive Europe will include extensive times of prayer, worship, repentance, and study of Acts 1-5. The belief is that a move of God starts, first of all, in our hearts.
Women have always advanced God mission through history. They are used by God to continue doing this today.
Seven Christian intellectuals ask the state to “respect, guarantee and protect freedom of thought”, and demand “the freedom for Cuban parents to choose their children education”.
If we look through the history of the church, we see time and time again that Christians have stood up in the public sphere as agents of change for the good of society. We need such people now.
31 October, Reformation Day. Learn more about two of the most influential Reformers in 16th century Europe.
The three years since the vote to leave the EU have shown the heightened impact of speech on political culture and how that flows into society and community relations.
Throughout the summer, a number of attacks on graveyards, church buildings and other church properties have been reported in Europe.