The Hopeful Business of Peacemaking
The Hopeful Business of Peacemaking
The Salvation of Community
Episode 010 – Carol Ward
Wings of Hope: Mark Palm & Samaritan Aviation
SOLIDARITY AND SHALOM
During the pandemic, “something very extraordinary has happened”
We don’t take care, we take risk
By Brianna LantzCry aloud to the Lord! O wall of daughter Zion! Let tears stream down like a torrent day and night! Give yourself no rest, your eyes no respite! Arise, cry out in the night, at the beginning of the watches! Pour out your heart like water before the...
Despite persecution, local pastors bear witness to the Nepali church’s exponential growth.
In Papua, Indonesia indigenous empowerment has lead to gospel flourishing.
Christians in China are preparing to count the cost amid increasing persecution that threatens church
Photographer Garret King captures the story of the Bajau, “Sea Gypsy” people in the Philippines.
In Nepal’s remote villages, little to no road access and the threat of tigers means it’s tough for children to attend school.
Imprisoned in Sudan, Petr Jasek was tortured by ISIS for his faith
Meet the Nomavuka family: locals ringing in a new era of reformation for the township of Kayamandi and surrounding communities.
Milly and Robert’s faith was irresponsible. It was what I came to Uganda to find.
Education opened Godfrey Lugoloobi’s future. Now he’s changing the future of Uganda’s students.
On the island of Nosy Be, Madagascar, a group of mothers invite renewal into the community through art.
To know Manenberg is to know a renewed world is on her way, told best by those who belong not only to her, but to one another.
Basil the Holy Fool lived in the peculiar, upside-down Kingdom in which the first become last, and the last become first.
Gregory Palamas was an aristocrat who rejected wealth, an intellectual who valued experience, a monk who found a path forward into the heart of Christianity.
Throughout revolution and conflict—with violence raging at its doorstep—Bespalov’s church keeps its doors open, practicing mercy and hospitality.
“People are so drawn to freedom, especially in a country that throughout history has been overtaken and conquered and oppressed.”
In many ways, Shamal’s life might be divided in two from this point forward. It was not the beginning of his escape from Iran that marked the separation, but the point at which he met Christ.
GREECEI came to Greece to see refugees. Instead I met the people who will disciple Europe. By Annelise JolleyPhotos by Easton KawawakiApr 15, 2019Click below to listen to the audio version of this story. This is not a story about refugees. This is a story about what...
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“One really beautiful thing that we see happening with the businesses that we help start is that the business owners are very quick to be generous to their neighbors. “
Founder of the Global Immersion Project, a peacemaking training organization discusses his journey of faith and a biblical concept of peacemaking
Palestinian Peacemaker Sami Awad believes that loving the enemy can turn the Holy Land into holy ground.
“The best thing that North American Christians can do to better engage in creation care is to listen to our brothers and sisters in the Global South.”
In Rojava, Syria, the Free Burma Rangers remind people that God has not forgotten them.
Shane Claiborne is a speaker, activist, and author. He’s known for working with Mother Teresa in Calcutta and founding The Simple Way intentional community in Philadelphia.
In this polarized political climate, Christians can lead by telling a better story, paving the way for compassion and collaboration.
Today requires nuance. A national holiday set aside in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and legacy is just as much an invitation to confession and lament as it is for celebration.
Lessons in Unity from the Converging Paths of Anglicanism and Orthodoxy
Lemuel Haynes, America’s first ordained black pastor, a reformer and abolitionist.
In Amman, Jordan, reformer Lucia Da Silva’s extraordinary life with Jesus bridges the divide between Islam and the Christian faith.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA
In Santa Cruz, Bolivia, Warren McCaig’s vision for holistic recovery thrives by creating healing community
“I had every reason to be a very broken person. But I discovered a real God who healed my broken heart so I can help bring healing to other broken hearts.”
When I think of Mike, Mauricio, and the Herrings, I think of the Kingdom of Heaven. I think of the story Jesus told of the man who discovered treasure in a field and sold all he had to obtain it.
For decades, followers of Christ have left the Amazonas capital city of Manaus to live out the good news of the Gospel in the Amazon River Basin’s most untouched places.
Following Peter’s attack and only halfway through their missionary commitment to ENLACE, the DeSotos decided that leaving would do more harm than good.
Peter and Dara DeSoto had an ordinary life. Many people would’ve considered it far better than ordinary: Peter, a charismatic and passionate young man
300 miles south of Miami on the island of Cuba, revival has quietly transformed a country where many believed God had been pushed out.
Describing life in community with their Puerto Rican neighbors, he reaches for words and settles on this: “There’s nothing like it.”
In volume one, James Galt introduced you to Pastor Manuel, a humble Cuban man who leads a number of house churches in Havana, Cuba.