Hi Greg, thanks for this post. It raises the question of why the CRC has separated mission work from social justice work. Should mission work and social justice work be one ministry of the church...posted on: The Great Commission(s)
I agree that the home service model is out of date. The current model belongs to a time when travel was measured in weeks or months not hours. It has to change.
There are...posted on: Sending Missionaries in Ways 'Worthy of God'
Hi John, Thanks for this post. I have a comment on one point in particular.
"A senior pastor says, “Why should you have to walk around with your hat in hand to beg for funding?” “Let me...posted on: Sending Missionaries in Ways 'Worthy of God'
The analyses of Harry and Bernard may be "spot on" if we lived in a perfect world. The simple fact is that the world has changed from the days when ministry shares supported the work and mission...posted on: More Missionaries Please
Jeff: Thanks for this post.
There are some nuances for Canada that should be highlighted to provide insight into the different context of doing charity work in Canada. The terms "charitable...
What would be your response when the child dies of a disease that could be prevented by a vaccine?posted on: Tensions in Church Over Vaccinations
So the Donna Reed Show, The Flintstones and the Brady Bunch, constitutes the authoritative voices on whether to vaccinate or not? Here is a piece from Wikipedia (see below) The reason...posted on: Tensions in Church Over Vaccinations