ABTSs partnership with Arabic Nazarene Bible College will open doors to future program growth – Mission Network News

Lebanon (MNN) —Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ABTS) announced a new partnership with the Arabic Nazarene Bible College that will introduce new perspectives and continue a pattern of cross-denominational collaboration. Arabic Nazarene Bible College operates a semi-formal training program in Lebanon and Jordan training church members. Already, ABTS has a faculty member who belongs to Arabic... Read more

Salvation Army Starts Red Kettle Program Early amid ‘Tsunami of Human Need’

Salvation Army Starts Red Kettle Program Early amid 'Tsunami of Human Need' (RNS) The Salvation Army is kicking off its annual red kettle campaign more than two months early this year in hopes of meeting an increased need for assistance during the coronavirus pandemic.The Salvation Army recognizes that there is literally a tsunami of human... Read more

New satellite TV program reaches women in Iran with the Gospel – Mission Network News

Iran (MNN) — Despite strict rule the Gospel continues to spread in Iran through Christ-centered programming on satellite TV. Beginning this month, Not Forgotten, a division of Uncharted Ministries, is joining Iran Alive Ministry to provide Gospel-focused programming directed toward women. Iran Alive reaches between six and eight million viewers daily, but most of the... Read more

75 Percent of Churches, Christian Organizations Stayed Open Thanks to Paycheck Protection Program

75 Percent of Churches, Christian Organizations Stayed Open Thanks to Paycheck Protection Program The coronavirus relief Paycheck Protection Program was instrumental in keeping 75 percent of churches open and other Christian organizations fully-staffed amid the government lockdowns nationwide. This is according to a survey by Vanderbloeman, which collected data from over 900 churches in a... Read more

Bishop T.D. Jakes Shares How God Is Using His STEAM Program

Bishop T.D. Jakes Shares How God Is Using His STEAM Program Its a typical Friday afternoon and as soon as Bishop Jakes starts talking it becomes clear that not only does he have something to say, but that one better sit back and get ready to take notes.In a culture and world that's... Read more

Announcing the Westminster Bookstore Rewards Program: Share $5, Get $5 – Tim Challies

This week the blog is being sponsored by the Westminster Bookstore. As a non-profit ministry of Westminster Theological Seminary, the Westminster Bookstore has been tasked with supplying the church with the best Christian books availablekindergarten through MDiv. We know there are many places to get books. But we believe that books play a profound role... Read more

Paycheck Protection Program Fund Saved over 665,000 Ministry Jobs

Paycheck Protection Program Fund Saved over 665,000 Ministry Jobs A new report released last week showed that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) rescued over 665,000 jobs for churches and ministries across the country.The PPP was part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed in March in order to help... Read more

‘Victory for Religious Liberty’: Supreme Court Upholds Montana School Choice Program

'Victory for Religious Liberty': Supreme Court Upholds Montana School Choice Program The U.S. Supreme Court handed supporters of school choice and private religious schools a major victory Tuesday, ruling that a Montana tax credit scholarship program does not violate the federal constitution if the money is used by parents for religious schooling.At issue... Read more

ABTS Lebanon switches to an online education program – Mission Network News

Lebanon (MNN) The pandemic continues to leave higher education in a state of disarray as colleges plot out the upcoming academic year. Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ABTS) is no different, but president Elie Haddad says the school is making a more permanent change to its residency program. Its a big step, Haddad says, since the... Read more

Keys for Kids’ WORD with Zach program connects kids to God’s story – Mission Network News

United States (MNN) — It’s summer, and that meansKeys For Kids Ministrieshas launched its annual WORD with Zach program aimed at connecting kids with Gods story through the Bible. Greg Yoder talks about how the idea was born. This is the third year that we’ve been doing the WORD with Zach summer reading program. I... Read more

The Gap Year Program That Leaves No Gap – Tim Challies

This week the blog is sponsored byBoyce College, but I want to begin it with a personal note. When my children began to consider their options for college, Aileen and I wanted them to know we would support them in whatever program and whatever college they chose. But we also insisted that before they began... Read more

ABTS to supply on-line residency program – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Lebanon (MNN) — ABTS will supply a web based residency program as COVID-19 precautions make the conventional 2-week residency unattainable. Schools must get inventive through the COVID-19 pandemic, and Arab Baptist Theological Seminary is not any exception. This 12 months ABTS will supply the Cultural Evaluation within the Context of the Center East and... Read more

A brand new radio program helps Yemen’s few Christians – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Yemen (MNN) A brand new radio program brings the hope of the risen Christ into the Center Easts poorest nation, ravaged by conflict and threatened by the coronavirus. In lots of components of the world, battling the coronavirus means staying inside and washing fingers. In Yemen, it means taking a couple weeks off from... Read more

PTEE prepares accreditation-ready on-line program – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) Via partnerships with native church buildings, the Program for Theological Training by Extension (PTEE) believes they'll get hold of the longer term renewal of their accreditation for his or her inexpensive, accessible on-line applications serving believers throughout the Arab world. Getting ready for the Future Rick Weymouth, who serves as PTEEs director... Read more

New WhatsApp program offering Christian fellowship for 1000’s – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Worldwide (MNN) Sammy Tippit Ministries new WhatsApp program creates an area for Christians around the globe to attach with one another. Christians may be remoted from each other. Some nations have a shortage of believers, and a few Christians stay in hard-to-reach areas. That's the reason Sammy Tippit Ministries has now launched its WhatsApp... Read more

New VBS program takes children to the skies – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] USA (MNN) — Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) is taking Trip Bible College to the skies! Nicely, figuratively. MAF has created a model new VBS program referred to as SOAR!. Youngsters get a every day flight plan, find out about distinctive locations around the globe, and find out about Gods mission. MAFs Director of Studying... Read more

SAT-7 takes on home violence with new program – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] MENA (MNN) — As October involves an finish, have been taking a second to acknowledge it as Nationwide Home Violence Consciousness Month. This isn’t only a nationwide concern although; girls around the globe expertise home violence each day. You Are Lovely That's the reason SAT-7, a satellite tv for pc TV ministry to the... Read more