The White Savior Complex in Missions?

In 2009, 19-year-old Renee Bach left the United States for rural Uganda, called by Jesus to serve. Between 2010 and 2015, she took in nearly 1,000 malnourished children at the ministry she founded, Serving His Children. She had a popular blog and became a well-known missionary, admired by many in the United States as someone... Read more

How Rob Bell Gave Me a Savior Complex | RELEVANT Magazine

When I was growing up, I was taught to believe that Jesus died for my sins so I could go to heaven when I die. Maybe you grew up with the same approach to Christian faith? The key emphasis here is the cure for death. Yes, this truly is good news. But, dont you... Read more

The Danger of a Prophetic Complex

You are undoubtedly familiar with the so-called messianic complexthe skewed attitude of a person who seems to have (or tries to be!) the solution to everyone elses problemsbut have you considered the dangers of a prophetic one? There’s a warning embedded in the final, perplexing chapter of Elijahs ministry (1 Kings 19). One moment Elijah... Read more

The White Evangelical Persecution Advanced

[ad_1] It's broadly identified that white American evangelical Christians really feel they're below siege. In 2017, pollsters at the Public Faith Analysis Institute requested People about their perceptions of discrimination in the US.Total, respondents have been twice as prone to say Muslims face discrimination as they have been to say that to be the expertise... Read more