Let’s evaluate our churches and make sure we are not adding any unnecessary barriers for guests that come along.
The return to the new school year can be a time of great anxiety and stress for all children, and a challenging and difficult time for parents and carers too.
Operation Transit returns this summer to deliver thousands of Bibles and Christian materials to people crossing the borders to North Africa.
The museum takes back around 5,000 manuscripts to Egypt and over 8,000 ancient clay objects to Iraq. Since its opening in 2017, it has been accused of several controversial acquisitions.
“The current focus on returns will not save the asylum system”, says the European Evangelical Alliance representative in Brussels, Arie de Pater. “It is not just about the economy this time, but about people”.
It is estimated that about 35 Christian workers received visa bans in 2019 and 16 more since the end of June.
The first Sunday of reopening was May 24, but several churches waited another week. “Returning was a mixture of feelings between joy and pain”, church members said.
Think and pray about the gaps that this unique season will create in our churches, as well as the new people that could be added.
Jesus Christ came to this world to die on a cross out of love for you.
Paul Copan, Chair of Philosophy and Ethics at Palm Beach Atlantic University, analyses why people leave the faith, and how they find reasons to return.
The Bible says that time is running out and that all prophecies about the future are about to be fulfilled.
The new man, dreamed up by el Che, does not exist and will never exist, if he is not born from above.
“Return to Ithaca”, by the French director Laurent Cantet, portrays a weariness of life, but also a sense of anger, which goes beyond disillusionment.