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LSESDs Beirut Baptist School faces challenges from pandemic and unrest – Mission Network News

Lebanon (MNN) — Beirut Baptist School (BBS), a ministry of LSESD, is prayerfully planning for next year amid hardships caused by COVID-19 and the Lebanese economic downturn. Distinctive Education The school was founded in the 1950s, so it has a long history and important legacy that endures today. Wissam Nasrallah of LSESD explains that BBS... Read more

As Adoption Ages: How Parents Are Handling Teen Challenges

When Vanita Thomas met her future husband, Peter, for the first time, she asked if he would be interested in adopting a child with her. It wasnt a premature questiontheir marriage was arranged, and their first meeting was meant to see if they were compatible. Potential future children were important to discuss. But it was... Read more

Pakistani Church meets COVID-19 challenges – Mission Network News

Pakistan (MNN) — The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing Christians in Pakistan to be even more creative. More coronavirus coverage here. Pakistani believers already struggle to make ends meet in one of the worlds largest Muslim-majority countries. Learn more about persecution in Pakistan here. The Pakistani Church, generally, is very, very poor. There are not very... Read more

Lydia Brownback on Bible Study Essentials (and Challenges)

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Lydia Brownback: Let’s face it, Nancy. I think our biggest goal is that women who do our studies would fall in love with studying God’s word and get a taste for it, where... Read more

Chance the Rapper challenges the Church to confront racism

Chance the Rapper has challenged the Church to tackle racism and white supremacy from the pulpit. The Grammy Award-winning artist posed the question on Twitter, suggesting that some American values were "antithetical to the Gospel". "I'm sure I'm gonna get replies from nonbelievers but I'd like to ask my Christian followers out there: Why don't we as... Read more

Well Met Challenges – Beloved Women – June 16, 2020

Well Met Challenges Beloved Women June 16, 2020READ: Therefore, lift your drooping hands and strengthen your weak knees, and make straight paths for your feet, so that what is lame may not be put out of joint but rather be healed.  (Hebrews 12:12-13 ESV)TODAYS ENCOURAGEMENT: We are forever met with challenges that test our faith.... Read more

Christian group challenges Government on Sunday trading plans as churches remain restricted

(Photo: Unsplash/Hanson Lu)A Christian campaign group has questioned the Government on why it is prepared to trust large shops to re-open for longer on Sunday but not churches.The Government is reported to be drawing up plans to boost the economy by easing Sunday trading laws so that larger shops like department stores and supermarkets can... Read more

The Deaf face unique challenges during COVID-19

International (MNN) — Along with the rest of society, Deaf people are struggling during pandemic lockdowns. But the Deaf struggle during COVID-19 comes with unique challenges. For one, most masks are not Deaf-friendly, since many Deaf or hard-of-hearing individuals rely on lip-reading along with sign language. Some masks are being produced or used at hospitals... Read more

How to Live the Bible The Challenges and Blessings of Solitude – Bible Gateway Blog

This is the one-hundred-sixth lesson in author and pastor Mel Lawrenz’ How to Live the Bible series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. Mel Lawrenz will be offering... Read more

Hope rises in Iraq, significant challenges remain – Mission Network News

Iraq (MNN) — After decades of war, Christians hope Iraqs newest leader can transition the country into an era of peace. The odds are stacked against Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi, but so far, hes moving in a positive direction. Politically, there is hope for the future in a way that we haven’t seen in a... Read more

Handling Todays Challenges | Devotional by Gail Rodgers

Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is Gods will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Today will come with its challenges. That is simply part of life. Some days have more challenges than others but each day we find opportunities to grow forward in our faith or... Read more

Bible translators keep working despite pandemic challenges – Mission Network News

International (MNN) — Pandemic restrictions are changing operations for nearly every business under the sun. Read our full coronavirus coverage here. Bain & Company, a global business consulting firm, is tracking the changes taking place across industries. On Tuesday, it issued this grim assessment: Fiscal and monetary policymakers across the world have taken unprecedented steps... Read more

Palestinian Bible college faces unique challenges in COVID-19

Palestinian Bible school faces distinctive challenges in COVID-19

[ad_1] Palestine (MNN) — Schools and universities world wide are asking crucial questions in gentle of COVID-19 lockdowns. What does schooling appear like every month throughout completely different phases of the pandemic? What ought to they do concerning the fall semester? Palestine remains to be on lockdown to comprise the unfold of the coronavirus, which... Read more

Wycliffe Associates translation work continues despite challenges from COVID-19 - Mission Network News

Wycliffe Associates translation work continues regardless of challenges from COVID-19 – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) Wycliffe Associates stays assured that translation work will proceed across the globe regardless of difficulties attributable to the COVID-19 pandemic. Translation Regardless of Disaster At the start of this 12 months, Bruce Smith mentioned the new methods and targets Wycliffe Associates developed for translation within the coming years. With nation after nation... Read more

#middlegrademarch, Studying Challenges, and Our Superabundance of Selection

[ad_1] Each different Tuesday in Storied, Ok. B. Hoyle explores the methods our cultural narratives act on us individually and in society as an entire. It’s March! And for some folks within the corners of social media who weblog about books, evaluate books, or take footage of books for Instagram (generally known as bookstagrammers), which means #middlegrademarch. Or,... Read more

3 Challenges You Should Expect by 30 | RELEVANT Magazine

three Challenges You Ought to Anticipate by 30 | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Theres one factor youve most likely discovered by now: life may be arduous. You would possibly categorize your life as comparatively pain-free (Training? Examine. Paycheck? Yep. Indoor Plumbing? Thanks, Jesus). However typically, within the guilt of realizing we ought to be grateful, we wrestle within the disparity between what we expect we... Read more

Live Second challenges viewers to live fully for Christ - Mission Network News

Dwell Second challenges viewers to stay absolutely for Christ – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] USA (MNN) E3 Companions just lately launched a brand new initiative referred to as Dwell Second that challenges viewers to dedicate their life to Christ by selecting to stay second. Dwell Second is part of the I Am Second initiative e3 began to share the actual tales of people that have skilled the reworking... Read more