At the root of the lack of engagement with orphans lies a false assumption that so many of us make: orphan care is optional for followers of Christ. Find out why.
In many cases, we may find that listening to those who have too often been marginalized in our society can allow us to discern God’s heart and pursue his justice in unity.
Matt Chandler talks bluntly about race and the need for racial reconciliation.
I was teaching others they needed to be taking care of orphans, but I still didn’t know one. I was never opposed to orphan care or adoption. I was just indifferent. Here's what changed and why.
If American Christians fail to think biblically about immigrants, we may miss a Great Commission opportunity.
My journey has literally taken me across the country and cultures. Along the way my life and ministry has changed dramatically in the following 4 ways.
Imagine what your reaction would be if it was your brother, or your sister, crucified because of his or her allegiance to King Jesus.
Need an encouragement today? Listen to Dr. Perkins speak on the power of the gospel in discipleship.
Maybe changing your community and city is as simple as mentoring the fatherless. John Sowers speaks on mentoring a fatherless generation for the sake of the common good of your city.
Are you merciful to the poor, oppressed and needy? Sometimes we just need a jarring reminder about Jesus has done, and what that means for us as a people of mercy.
Here's a review of some of the latest reflections on the events that have unfolded in Ferguson, Missouri.
Russell Moore on the unaccompanied minor crisis at the US border: The gospel tells us that our instinct ought to be one of compassion toward those in need, not disgust or anger.
Unequal education is an inhibitor to peace and unity and is in direct violation to the story of God in history. The Church must help to bring equality of education to all children.
Christians everywhere must share a vision of a place where people of all races and classes live together in peace and dignity under the lordship of Jesus Christ.
We need to check our cynicism about Congress at the door and engage with lawmakers if we hope to make a difference for the 30 million slaves in the world.
When we think of global poverty we readily think of hunger, disease, homelessness, illiteracy, and dirty water, but very few of us immediately think of the global poor’s chronic vulnerability to violence.
The brokenness in our cities will not change until individual followers of Jesus Christ respond to God’s call by walking with and discipling the fatherless.
Matthew Hansen of Allies Against Slavery covers 6 principles he believes are necessary for the church's engagement in this issue.
In this 3-part blog series, Matthew Hansen and John Nehme of Allies Against Slavery highlight individual and community-based responses to modern slavery and make a case for how the church can respond. You ca... More...