All posts tagged "Jesus"

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    Interview: Visit Those in Prison. Just Remember Jesus May Have Gotten There First.

    Very often, people behind bars already have a relationship with God. Two centuries ago, philanthropist Elizabeth Fry visited an English prison and left horrified by the filthy conditions. Driven by her Christian faith, Fry spent her life building relationships with the incarcerated and advocating improvements to their physical environment. Dominique Gilliard, the...

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    The Top 50 Countries Where It’s Most Dangerous to Follow Jesus

    If trends continue, North Korea will no longer be the world’s worst persecutor of Christians. For decades, North Korea has clearly been the world’s worst persecutor of Christians. But now, another nation nearly matches it. Open Doors released today its 2018 World Watch List (WWL), an annual ranking of the 50 countries...

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    The Top 50 Countries Where It’s Most Dangerous to Follow Jesus

    If trends continue, North Korea will no longer be the world’s worst persecutor of Christians. For decades, North Korea has clearly been the world’s worst persecutor of Christians. But now, another nation nearly matches it. Open Doors released today its 2018 World Watch List (WWL), an annual ranking of the 50 countries...

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    The Top 50 Countries Where It’s Most Dangerous to Follow Jesus

    If trends continue, North Korea will no longer be the world’s worst persecutor of Christians. For decades, North Korea has clearly been the world’s worst persecutor of Christians. But now, another nation nearly matches it. Open Doors released today its 2018 World Watch List (WWL), an annual ranking of the 50 countries...

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    The Top 50 Countries Where It’s Most Dangerous to Follow Jesus

    If trends continue, North Korea will no longer be the world’s worst persecutor of Christians. For decades, North Korea has clearly been the world’s worst persecutor of Christians. But now, another nation nearly matches it. Open Doors released today its 2018 World Watch List (WWL), an annual ranking of the 50 countries...

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    Swipe Right for Jesus

    How Tinder helped me come to terms with my evangelical identity. In 2016 and 2017, when the term “evangelical” was flung from putrid trenches on television news networks and Twitter, I ducked. By “ducked,” I mean that dropped the word “evangelical” from my vocabulary in every social setting. Although my theological convictions...

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    We Need to Take Jesus’ Metaphor of Being Born Again More Seriously

    It’s easy to ignore the painful, messy, universal experience of birth that Jesus was referring to. Sometimes I tell people I’m an E. K., an evangelist’s kid. I heard my father use the words born again all the time. By the time I was an adult, the term had lost any meaning...

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    We Need to Take Jesus’ Metaphor of Being Born Again More Seriously

    It’s easy to ignore the painful, messy, universal experience of birth that Jesus was referring to. Sometimes I tell people I’m an E. K., an evangelist’s kid. I heard my father use the words born again all the time. By the time I was an adult, the term had lost any meaning...

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    Died: Nabeel Qureshi, Author of ‘Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus’

    Popular apologist’s year-long battle with stomach cancer has ended. News and Reporting

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    Died: Nabeel Qureshi, Author of ‘Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus’

    Popular apologist’s year-long battle with stomach cancer has ended. Popular evangelist Nabeel Qureshi, who once sought Allah, has now found Jesus face to face. He died Saturday of stomach cancer. The 34-year-old convert from Islam was an itinerant speaker with Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) until his diagnosis last summer. He spent...