Persecution Fuels Church Growth

The protection—even financial support—that the church receives from Western governments always seemed strange to me, especially because Jesus said we would endure persecution. Persecution was part and parcel of Christianity…

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Initiative

I have always been intrigued by the parable of the talents in Matthew 25:14-30. I always felt that I missed something important in that story, especially because the penalty for…

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One of us

Our redemption story is like a gem with many facets, each of them shining with its own glory. I want to touch on just one aspect of God’s outreach to…

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2021?

It is hard to believe that I am writing this update at the beginning of another year. How time has flown, and what a strange year 2020 has been! Our…

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