Category: World

How Should Western Christians Respond to the Confilict in the Middle East?

My purpose for writing this article is to help American Christians think through their approach to recent and ongoing events in the Middle East involving the nations of the entire region. Most recently I have been watching as western Christians post all kinds of comments, some balanced and some misguided, on social media like they are watching the world cup.…

World Vision, Same-sex couples, and the Gospel

Yesterday World Vision announced their decision to hire gay Christians in legal same-sex marriages citing that change is a symbol of Christian unity, not compromise. See the Christianity Today article here. It is true that World Vision is not a church but a para-church organization. Its mission, however, is unashamedly Christian. The recent statement is not too surprising actually but…