‘Prophetic’ and ‘transformational’ ministries: two examples

Aug 29, 2017 by

by Andrew Symes, Anglican Mainstream. How should Christians respond to rapid changes in the surrounding culture? Two different approaches can be found in recent publications from the Evangelical Alliance, and the Barnabas Fund. The EA are promoting a “Movement Day’ conference in early October,...

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New Archbishop elected for the Indian Ocean

Aug 28, 2017 by

From Anglican Ink: The Bishop of the Seychelles, the Rt. Rev. James Wong Yin Song, has been elected Archbishop of the Church of the Province of the Indian Ocean, in succession to Archbishop Ian Ernest. At its Provincial Synod held at St Andrew’s Church in Quatre-Bornes, Mauritius on 26...

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(Updated) Response to criticism on Facebook of Christian Concern and the case of Rev Trayhorn

Aug 28, 2017 by

Andrea Williams has written a response to some criticism, that recently appeared on Facebook, of one of [Christian Concern’s] legal cases (Barry Trayhorn). Andrea explains that legal judgments do not necessarily reflect all the facts or evidence involved…. “We are proud to be supporting Barry and...

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Local church and global mission

Aug 22, 2017 by

by Andrew Symes, Anglican Mainstream. In 1997 Mark and Lindy left England to live in Tanzania. For fifteen years they were involved in a number of ministries, mainly working with church-based programmes of basic theological education, church leadership training and community development. Before...

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Pakistan: teenager detained over blasphemy

Aug 21, 2017 by

Eighteen year old Christian faces possibility of being put to death after being accused of burning pages of the Quran. From Al Jazeera. Pakistani police have detained and imprisoned a teenager for allegedly burning pages of the Quran outside a shrine, according to officials. Asif Massih, an...

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Churches condemn ‘appalling’ Barcelona attack

Aug 19, 2017 by

by Alex Williams, Premier Praise. Church leaders have condemned events in Spain after two terrorist attacks, including a van rampage in Barcelona which left at least 13 people dead… …John Carrana is a pastor at the International Church of Barcelona. He told Premier members of his congregation were...

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