The confinement in our homes is forcing millions to stop abruptly, cancel all our plans, and take time to look in the mirror.
While all cultures and religions may display aspects of servant-leadership, Jesus Christ is the ultimate embodiment of a servant-leader.
Many have shared a heartwarming coronavirus testimony from Italy. But there are at least five elements that should make us doubt about its authenticity.
Despair, distraction and compromise are three of them.
The Pope is offering an outpouring of indulgences. The message that Roman Catholicism is giving in these weeks of coronavirus crisis is a disarming detachment from the basic principles of the biblical faith.
“We need to realise that behind the trends, ideologies and mindsets that we face, there are spiritual realities”, says the general secretary of the Swedish Evangelical Alliance.
The Bible offers not only encouragement for personal faith in a time of crisis, but also wisdom and insight to guide the Christian in a position of public leadership or influence.
The Italian Evangelical Alliance issued an appeal to all evangelical churches, ministries, and believers to join together on March 22nd to pray in unity, asking God to be revealed in this very moment.
Mursilis was unsure if the storm god was indeed the reason for the plague that happened between 1350-1325 BCE. He panicked because libations and offerings were about to cease.
This situation may be new to most of us, but it is not new for most people, in most of the world, for most of history. This situation is new to us, but it is not new to God’s people.
Martin Luther encouraged believers to obey quarantine orders, fumigate their houses, and take precautions to avoid spreading the sickness. Anything less was ‘tempting God’.
Psalm 91 has breathed encouragement and peace into millions of believers in the midst of trial. Its message is very relevant to our current epidemic situation.
In the midst of the coronavirus crisis, many may be forced to experiment with this kind of work in the coming months.
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.
Much of the information circulating at the moment can really upset children with additional needs who may struggle to comprehend what they are seeing and hearing.
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.
Spirituality is not given its name because it is connected to the soul or the spiritual part of humanity, but because it comes from the Spirit of God.
Is there a way for us to talk about Christian eschatology that both acknowledges brokenness and affirms goodness?
At the LE2020 Gathering in Poland 21-25, October Usha Reifsnider will expand on her experience.
For the most part, just decent biblical preaching is the meat and vegetables your church needs to grow healthy and strong.
Pope Francis tends to idealize native cultures, seeing them as already infused by the grace of God.
As technologically simulated relationships become ever more realistic and superficially convincing, we must be aware of the risk that the simulacrum will exert a seductive appeal to our hearts.
In the Bible, the concept of measurements and weight are intricately connected to the idea of judgement.
A review of the films “Richard Jewell” and “An Officer and a Spy”.
The starting point is always fellowship with the Father. We cannot give what we are not first receiving.
Jesus demonstrates that doing good isn’t a six-day-a-week activity, it is something we should do whatever day it is.