Tagged: holistic ministry

Lausanne III Anniversary

by Al Tizon Last year around this time, I was in Cape Town, South Africa, for the third Congress on World Evangelization. Since then, regional meetings have convened, statements have been released, and assessments...

John R.W. Stott (1921-2011)

On July 27, 2011, John R.W. Stott went home. He was 90 years old. Among many other things, Stott was the chief drafter of the Lausanne Covenant, a document that many evangelical mission groups, relief...

GO GREENBELT

by Charles Strohmer I plopped down on a grassy knoll in the West of England among thousands sitting quietly, rain threatening, as the Communion service got underway – a prophetic drama calling for a...

THE SCANDAL Takes Off!

Great news – The first print run of Ron Sider’s newest book, THE SCANDAL OF THE EVANGELICAL CONSCIENCE: WHY ARE CHRISTIANS LIVING JUST LIKE THE REST OF THE WORLD?, sold out in its first...

Whose Mission Is It Anyway?

A church learns to ask the right questions by Doug Lee Some of the junk mail that comes into our church office makes us laugh. Some of it makes us wince (like the youth...

Refuge Along the Road

Loving the strangers in our midst By Amy Durkee If you live in the United States, chances are your life will intersect at least once today with that of a Latin American immigrant.  Perhaps...