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Pastor responds to human trafficking in Southeast Asia
Southeast Asia (MNN) – As Christians, we are called not just to spread the Gospel, but to care for the vulnerable as well. And sometimes, that requires us to confront uncomfortable situations. Rev. Adrian De Visser (Photo courtesy of Asian Access) That’s something Adrian De Visser, a...
Two years post-earthquake, Nepal seeing a Gospel revival
Nepal (MNN) -- It’s been just over two years since a major 7.8-magnitude earthquake devastated Nepal. The quake killed 9,000 people impacted eight million lives. Over 600,000 buildings and structures were damaged. The rebuilding process is still ongoing. Deepak*, a program director in Nepal...
Weddings, bookstores, and conversation
China (MNN) -- This April, a Bibles for China team distributed Bibles, attended weddings, and talked to university students. Wendell Rovenstine of Bibles for China said the trip was just another example of how family-centered the ministry really is. Take one couple who decided to celebrate...
Understanding Your Teen's Behavior (Part 1 of 2)
Based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer an overview of a teen's brain from a neurological perspective, sharing insights on your teen's emotions and the impact of puberty and hormones. The Clarks give practical advice on resolving conflict with your teen,...
Church-Planting Metrics: Measure What’s Important (Part One)
Measure outcomes, not activities. A few years ago I was part of a breakout group at a church planting roundtable where we discussed the question, “What is church?” The group was comprised of international and regional directors of church planting organizations. About fifteen minutes...