The United Nations will step up relief efforts in Burkina Faso amid a 1,200 percent increase in forced displacement while some are concerned that the Trump administration could reduce U.S. troops in violence-ridden West Africa despite the president’s vows to defeat the Islamic State.
It’s been nearly 20 years since award-winning American Catholic missionary Dr. Tom Catena arrived in Africa. Next month, Catena will complete his second decade of service as he has become one of the continent’s most important people.
German-born evangelist Reinhard Bonnke, who attracted massive crowds in Africa during decades of preaching, is being mourned by millions of Christians across the continent following his death aged 79. Kenyan writer Jesse Masai looks back at his influence.
Friday night lights in a Texas high school in the Dallas-Fort Worth area were transformed into an avenue for change. After finding inspiration in an “I Am Second” video, produced through e3 Partners, a believer and high school student at the time, Blake Mankin, took action.
Barna Research Group just released a summary of faith findings among U.S. Millennials and Gen Z. The results aren’t great. Spiritual maturity is not a priority for most young people surveyed, and over 20-percent of Millennials think it’s wrong to share your faith.