Proof: Young people are far more receptive to the gospel than we think

Jul 12, 2017 by

by Jimmy Dale, Christian Today: Last month, Hope Revolution published its ‘Talking Jesus’ research, looking at perceptions of Jesus, Christians and evangelism among 11 to 18-year-olds. The finding have caused quite a stir, with one statistic in particular raising eyebrows. The research...

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What lies behind the rise of Christian universities in Africa

Jul 10, 2017 by

by Joel Carpenter, The Conversation: The last two decades have seen a brisk growth in Christian universities in sub-Saharan Africa. This phenomenon exists at the intersection of two of the most dynamic social trends on the continent: the rapid rise of Christian adherence and the volatile growth of...

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Friendly Theological Liberalism: A Threat in Every Age

Jul 9, 2017 by

by Dan Doriani, The Gospel Coalition: For centuries, liberal theologians have believed it their task to make Christianity palatable to “modern man.” In most cases, the modern man in question is anyone who shares the liberal theologian’s heritage and social status. The liberal theologian’s goal is...

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There is a new heresy

Jun 27, 2017 by

from Voice for Justice UK: To ensure a functioning Parliamentary majority Theresa May concludes a deal with the DUP; in the interests of transparency publishes the agreement in full; and is immediately accused of giving them a ‘bung’.  Criticisms abound, especially from the Welsh and Scottish...

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Is the Christian faith tolerant?

Jun 24, 2017 by

by Ian Paul, Psephizo: A couple of years ago, I gave a short talk to the Nottingham Theology Network, part of UCCF’s work with students, on the question of tolerance. Having wondered how much I knew about the subject, I came to realise that it touches on some central issues of faith and mission....

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Christians are being persecuted for their faith by the UK’s liberal elite

Jun 22, 2017 by

by Kevin McKenna, The National: LAST Monday in Oran Mor, the entertainment venue that has come to define Glasgow’s West End almost as much as herbal infusions, I watched as the Free Church of Scotland endured another routine kicking. Around 150 of the city’s retired ponytail and red corduroy...

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