Tagged: world

Pastors get the world at Urbana 12, both Big and Small

Pastors get the world at Urbana 12, both Big and Small

Are you a pastor or do you know pastors and church leaders? You know we all need to enlarge our hearts for the next generation and for the world, and the best place to do that is at Urbana 12, December 26-31,...

Listen to leading voices from the global church

Listen to leading voices from the global church

The world is much bigger than America, and according to what’s reported in books like The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity, people are responding to the Christian Gospel message in far larger numbers in Africa and Asia than America. While...

Why we need Asian Americans 1

Why we need Asian Americans 1

The first reason we need Asian Americans to be Asian Americans is globalization. It doesn’t get any bigger than that. The world needs Asian Americans and America needs Asian Americans. When I was growing up, lots of things were “Made in Taiwan.”...

Lausanne Conversation Gatherings on issues facing the global church

Lausanne Conversation Gatherings on issues facing the global church

The Third Lausanne Congress on World Evangelization is taking place in South Africa this October. While most of us won’t be able to travel to Cape Town, South Africa, to attend this Congress (which seems to be a much weightier word than...

faith doesn’t replace knowledge

faith doesn’t replace knowledge

So there’s this new movie out about the ridiculousness of religions and faith by Bill Maher. No link love, but he sure gets quite the mainstream media attention. Both rationalists (aka atheists and/or agonostics) and religious folks say there is media bias...

actual time when 2008 Olympics opening ceremony starts

actual time when 2008 Olympics opening ceremony starts

The world will be tuned in on the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the coming weeks, and the televised coverage will be a mix of tape-delayed and live video. [update 8/9] NBC‘s exclusive videos for Opening Ceremony (52:03) + Parade of Nations (90...