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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

Our Loving Sacrificial Savior | by Phil Ware

On hearing this, Jesus said, “It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick.” Matthew 9:12 Thought Why did Jesus associate with sinners? Because we need him to associate with us! What’s the most crucial part of that truth: Jesus’ desire to save or our recognition of our sinfulness? Of course the... Read more

Illinois State University Coach Quits after Displaying All Lives Matter to Our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ Poster on His Office Door

Illinois State University Coach Quits after Displaying All Lives Matter to Our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ Poster on His Office Door The Pentagraph reports that Illinois State University football offensive coordinator Kurt Beathard quit after he put a sign on his office door that read "All Lives Matter to Our Lord & Savior Jesus... Read more

I Heard My Savior Say… | by Roy Lessin

I Heard My Savior Say… Your sins are forgiven.Believe in me.Fear not!Peace be to you.I am your light.I am your Shepherd, I will lead you.Do not worry about tomorrow.I have called you friend.I want your life to be abundant.The yoke I have for you is easy and the burden is light.I will give you living... 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

‘I Have a Savior That Forgave Me’: Amputee Alleviates Drunk Driver of $2.5 Million Debt following Car Accident

'I Have a Savior That Forgave Me': Amputee Alleviates Drunk Driver of $2.5 Million Debt following Car Accident Despite growing up in a Christian household, Darrin Ray believed that he was unloved by God because of all of the hardships he had to endure.In an interview with The Christian Post, Ray recalled how God... Read more

Exploring Americas Love of a Steely Savior in Jesus and John Wayne – Christ and Pop Culture

If, tomorrow, Hollywood handed you the keys to a major motion picture about the life of Jesus, who would you cast as the lead? Someone like Oscar Isaac, brimming with hangdog charisma? No doubt Adam Driver could navigate the many moods of Jesusfrom holy sarcasm to matchless compassionin a few easy moves. Sifting risks and... Read more

Communing with the Savior in Each Season

[ad_1] Relaxation, Worship, Celebration The life of religion for a follower of Jesus Christ is messy. We reside in a fallen world the place each believer will cope with disappointment, grief, ache, and confusion. I've written about this actuality in paragraph and chapter format, however there's something in regards to the freedom, creativity, and emotionality... Read more

Good Guys Carrying Weapons & a Savior Who Carried a Cross

[ad_1] Im a Texan and a member of the Church of Christ just like the congregation that was lately attacked. Actually, had my household been touring by way of the realm, we would have stopped and worshipped with the saints at White Settlement close to Fort Value. The final Sunday morning worship service of the... Read more

The Samaritan Lady and Our Barrier-Smashing Savior

[ad_1] Gods Phrase tells us that to endure on this life we should repair our eyes on Jesus (Heb. 12:2). However what does it imply to repair your eyes on somebody you possibly can’t see? The Gospels inform tales about Jesus that present us his character. We find out how he interacted with folks and... Read more