Should Christians Hope in Civic Engagement?

Three politically left-of-center evangelicals have written Compassion (&) Conviction: The AND Campaign’s Guide to Faithful Civic Engagement as a primer on Christian political engagement. Justin Giboney is an Atlanta political consultant. Michael Wear is a former Obama staffer. Chris Butler is a Chicago pastor and community activist. The book is instructive for all Christians, but... Read more

Scripture engagement has fallen during pandemic – survey

(Photo: Unsplash/Kelly Sikkema)The switch to online services during the pandemic may have affected how much people delve into God's Word as new research by the American Bible Society has revealed a drop in Scripture engagement.  The organization's 10th annual State of the Bible survey reveals that engagement with Scripture has declined since the start of... Read more

COVID-19 Is Disrupting Americans Engagement with Scripture

The Story: A recent survey reveals how COVID-19s disruption of in-person church attendance is directly impacting Scripture reading. The Background: At the beginning of 2020, polling by the American Bible Society and Barna Group found that Scripture engagement by adults in the U.S. had risen to 70.9 million, its highest level since measurement by the... Read more

In Cultural Engagement, Dont Lose Gospel Proclamation

American culture has likely never been more pluralistic than it is today. We swim in an ocean of rival worldviews each time we exit our front doorand sometimes even within our homes. Furthermore, we live in a secular age where religion has been displaced from the center, and secularism is increasingly the default factory setting... Read more

Scripture engagement coaching empowers Deaf Christians – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) — The Deaf are one of many worlds largest unreached and unengaged folks teams. Fewer than 2% of the worlds 70 million Deaf folks know of or observe Christ. By way of an interpreter, Deaf chief Tanya Polstra tells MNN that individuals who can hear usually have a flawed view of the... Read more