The Human Tragedy in Asia

As of the writing of this article, the death toll resulting from Japan’s natural disasters has topped 10,000 people.  My heart breaks for all those who will never see their dreams realized and never be able to sing or dance or laugh again. Yet, this number is just a fraction of lives lost in AsiaContinue reading “The Human Tragedy in Asia”

The death of revivalism in Baptist life? (part 3)

Penn State sociologist, Philip Jenkins, claims that Christian revivalism is spreading like wild-fire in South America, Africa, and Asia.  In these places, collectively known as the “Global South,” churches are growing exponentially.  Contrast this with North America and Europe, where revivalism is, according to one noted Baptist historian, on “life support.” Over the past severalContinue reading “The death of revivalism in Baptist life? (part 3)”