• I Kissed Church Goodbye: A Reflection on Joshua Harris and Compassion for Pastors

    “We ask you, brothers, to respect those who labor among you and are over you in the Lord and admonish you, and to esteem them very highly in love because of their work” (1 Thessalonians 5:12-13 ESV).

  • When Faith Answers Doubts

    World Challenge has started a new branch of ministry to reach out to the younger generation and offer answers to their questions about God, the Bible and much more.

  • Making Relationships Good and Godly

    “Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” —Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

    I dislike this opening line in one of my otherwise favorite books. In reality, dysfunctional human dynamics are far less unique and easier to acquire than happy, healthy ones.

  • Jesus’ Empty Tomb: Elaborate Hoax or Simple Fact

    Witness accounts about Christ’s resurrection in the New Testament are a cornerstone of our faith and have been debated for centuries.

  • Learning the Rules of War

    Disagreements are inevitable in relationships, so rather than trying to stifle every dispute, we need to learn how to scuffle in healthy, productive ways.

  • Worship as the Great Divider

    What we worship will set us apart from the world, but it will also give us soul-deep satisfaction like nothing else will.

    Tim Allen once said something that is indicative of the American—maybe the entire Western World—mentality toward worship.

  • How Should We Pray?

    Many Christians may feel that they “don’t pray well,” but this begs the question of what we actually mean when we say that and how can we grow into a people of prayer.

  • Do Miracles Still Happen Today?

    In the Western world, miracles seem to be an anomaly but what if they shouldn’t be?

  • Those Hidden in Ireland

    World Challenge partners in the Emerald Isle reach out to one mother weighted down by a cancer prognosis and deep worries for her children.

    Can people still be deeply caught in poverty if they live in a wealthy, Western nation?

  • God’s Greatest Commands

    When Priya* and her husband accepted Christ, their neighbors weren’t excited. Vicious gossip began circulating, and the pressure to convert back to Hinduism became intense.

    “At times,” she confessed, “I wanted to give up and become Hindu again.”