Tom Nelson of Christ Community Church in Leawood wrote a review in "Christianity Today" of a new book by Brian Fikkert ("Becoming Whole: Why the Opposite of Poverty Isn't the American Dream"). The book is about what's truly effective in the fight against poverty. Fikkert also wrote "When Helping Hurts," which we've referred to a number of times, and he originated the "Four Poverties" idea that we had a series on 2 years ago.
Click the link below to read more. You'll need a subscription to read the whole review, or get a copy of the print magazine, but the free version gives a good glimpse. There is also a link below to buy Fikkert's book.
The Nashville Statement on human sexuality recently published has created some discussion and disagreement within Christian circles. Read the statement for yourself (see link below), including comments by one of the authors, and decide for yourself.
Trace Thurby, friend of Grace Fellowship's Awana program and president of the Global Orphan Project, writes for the "Ruined for the Average" blog about three keys truths Jesus reveals in His last hours on earth. Click the link below to...