The life of evangelical churches and their spiritual leaders has been portrayed in some recent films and series. Can they help us start conversations?
The environmental crisis of the current age is symptomatic of a deeper relational crisis.
The Hindu fundamentalism or Hindutva has important implications for India and global mission.
A question many Christian parents of a child with additional needs or a disability ask.
What is the attitude of the parties / candidates towards freedom of religion for all, including in public? How will they make sure that people of all faiths and none can live together as good neighbours?
Aim to build up, don’t hype up. Be sure to treat people as real people – both the unknown person you are speaking to and the famous person who just walked past you.
It is heartening to see Christians take a robust, positive and directive stance on artificial intelligence.
For Taylor, the loss of transcendence in a secular age is disastrous for human beings.
A visual timetable may also be really helpful for some children with additional needs, helping them to know what is happening now, what is coming up next, and how much longer the session is going to last.
A well-functioning Parliament is an important guarantor of a well-functioning European Union that knows its role and place.
Remember that how we support the bereaved can bring glory to God.
Prepare and preach a sermon that has a fingerprint as unique as the passage it is based on.
Do we see that what every child brings to Jesus, whether they have additional needs or not, is enough and can be used by him?
Many women regret having postponed childbearing. Our society still hasn’t given a viable solution to the challenge of balancing professional life and motherhood.
The recent book by Thomas G. Guarino, The Disputed Teachings of Vatican II. Continuity and Reversal in Catholic Doctrine, is particularly helpful for evangelicals for at least two reasons.
Since no political party has a monopoly on truth and wisdom, Christians will vote in different ways. But, there is still huge value in praying and discussing together, asking for the Lord’s blessing and mercy.
Anna from Afghanistan became a Christian in India. In the camp, she has started a WhatsApp group which gets 20+ women to do sports each morning at 6:30am.
The danger facing Christians today is becoming truly trapped by the logic of immediatism. We are called to play the long-game, because church history tells us that God’s truth will outlast and outshine man’s ignorance.
James’ Autism is neurodiversity, a different way of ‘being’. His brain is wired differently to mine, he thinks differently to me, sees and responds to the world differently to me.
Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI denounces a “new, modern Catholicity” that overturned the traditional moral fabric of Catholic theology and opened the door to the justification of homosexuality and other sexual promiscuities among the clergy.
One of the most overlooked items in the Istanbul Archaeological Museum is the 8th century BCE marble Lamassu statue discovered in Assur, Iraq in 1845.
Why European languages are not sufficient in African contexts.
When you receive feedback make sure that instead of letting praise go to your head or criticism to your heart, first take it all to the throne.
The warning is clear - if you really must have a faith, keep it private. But there is no such thing as private faith.
James’ favourite song for me to sing with him is “Jesus loves me, this I know”.
“If our shared vocabulary excludes words such as ‘God’ and ‘belief’, we will have lost more than a building. We will have lost the lexicon of our souls”, writes the evangelical pastor in Rome.