Tagged: holistic ministry

Rebuild Afghanistan

(Author’s note: This “declaration of faithfulness” was written on September 25, 2001, two weeks after 9/11, when many in the US were making a case for war in Afghanistan.) by Paul Alexander Rebuild Afghanistan!...

Lenten Resources

by Jen Carpenter Ecclesiastes tells us that there is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven.  The liturgical season of Lent is one of the most powerful seasons in...

Not Just a Soup Kitchen

How mercy ministry in the local church transforms us all by Dr. David S. Apple (CLC Publications, 2014)   Minister of mercy: That has been David Apple’s title and job description for over 25...

Welcome Home

by Harold Dean Trulear It’s a phrase that signifies warmth, acceptance, and belonging. The weary pilgrim, the anxious traveler, the displaced refugee long to hear those words. But for many Americans, the longing for...