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 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.
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.
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.
At the LE2020 Gathering in Poland 21-25, October Usha Reifsnider will expand on her experience.
Despite being a plant that grows wild in Palestine, it is never mentioned in the Bible.
For the most part, just decent biblical preaching is the meat and vegetables your church needs to grow healthy and strong.
The last decade has seen a worsening of the working conditions which affect “family relationships”, says Jonathan Tame. The near future will probably be shaped by the ‘gig economy’ and the re-balancing of global capitalism.
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.
Beech trees need cool, nutrient-rich soil, as well as plenty of rain and atmospheric humidity. These conditions are not common in Palestine, so there are not likely to have been any beech groves there.
The proposal has been rejected internationally. “It is not a peace agreement, but just a ‘vision’ or ‘plan’, and that does not mean much to Israel”, a Israeli professor of international relations says.
Jesus demonstrates that doing good isn’t a six-day-a-week activity, it is something we should do whatever day it is.
We need to come back to God and believe in Him.
We do know is that they had to be consumed as part of the Passover celebration,
Analysis of the five paradoxes in preaching by John Stott.
He often used the opportunity to heal someone as a practical way of teaching us something else.
The intersection between spiritual warfare and Christian mission, from an African perspective.
“God the Father, the Son and the Spirit are at work in our lives, through the gospel, to bring us into a relationship with theTrinity”, Peter Mead, Director of Cor Deo, says.
One Biblical term for “the worm that does not die” is the mentioned Greek term, skólex, which appears in the New Testament to refer to Hell, or the permanence of eternal death.
We humans are often motivated to change only when we see the consequences of our actions.
Jesus used the opportunity to heal someone as a practical way of teaching us something else.
A dynamic life of faith is neither limited to the affairs of earth nor ignorant of them. It lives in the tension between heaven and earth.
Peruvian theologian Samuel Escobar analyses the decade from a missionary perspective: the changes in Christianity, the role of migration in evangelism, and the work for justice.
While you may use multiple texts, it is not primarily to build the main idea, but rather to reinforce the main idea.