evangelism

When the Answer is No

I stared at the mortuary pamphlet in my hand. Dates, times, places. Death — the death of my grandfather, Emmett. My eyes scanned the page and froze at the name under Officiant. It was my name — not a minister, but Emmett’s granddaughter. Three days before, my grandfather succumbed to emphysema. Only a handful of […]

Like the Master

A mother teaches her toddler to share her toys with her brother, who is one year younger. A father instructs his seven-year-old son about trust and mistrust before he goes to school. Teaching and sharing are a natural part of our daily lives. They should also be a natural part of our daily witness. For […]

A Beautiful Witness

Cosmos and cosmetic — two words that don’t seem to have much in common but share a common Greek root. The Greek word has two primary meanings: order and beauty. While these ideas might seem disparate to us, in Greek they were closely related. Things in proper order, like the cosmos, were beautiful. Beautiful things […]

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Disciples in Distress

Worship and evangelism in the company of doubt.

congregational worship

Our Witness, Our Worship

Reframing the Great Commission.

evangelists in sierra leone

On Mission . . . In Sierra Leone

Our brothers in Sierra Leone discuss some of the challenges they are currently facing.

fishing

Catch ‘Em Like a Salmon: 6 Rules for Fishers of Men

Some rules hold true for both kinds of fishing.