A Revival of Compassion
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A Revival of compassion
How does the story of the Good Samaritan apply to todays understanding of meeting community needs? The answer to this question and many others is at the heart of this interview with Thomas E. Trask, general superintendent of the Assemblies of God (1993-2007).
Compassion Rooted In The Gospel That Transforms
Can evangelism be continually effective without attention to present social dilemmas people are facing? The question of antiquity (and the apparent answer) voiced by Cain is still poignant: "Am I my brothers keeper?"
God Cares About People: A Pentecostal Perspective From Luke/Acts
We can best understand the first Pentecostal churchs radical lifestyle of compassionate service and what ours should be by examining the Gospels teaching which led up to it.
Pentecostals As A Church Community In A Civil Community
Can Pentecostals find their place in meeting societys felt needs while maintaining their biblical faithfulness?
Widespread Poverty In The Richest Nation In Human History
Consider this multisector strategy for spiritual and social transformation.
Loving Our Neighbors Welfare
Here are six blessings that come to us when we entangle our lives with people in need.
Holistic Ministry — Bringing The Whole Gospel To The Whole Person
Find out how three prominent Pentecostal leaders are modeling holistic ministry and how they are bringing the transforming, compassionate love of Christ to their churches and communities.
Getting There From Here: Starting Compassion Ministry In Your Congregation
What kind of compassion ministry should your church do, and will your congregation support it? While there are no simple steps to compassion ministry, this practical article should point you in the right direction.
Let My Pastors Go — Building And Equipping Churches For Compassion Ministries
After having studied hundreds of effective equipping churches, three principles emerge in every one that was equipping and deploying people into compassion-type ministries.
Faith-Based Initiative: Alive And Thriving
What are ministry leaders to do when government officials change overly restrictive policies and ask faith-based organizations to become partners in fighting social ills?
Grant Development — The Role And Process
Grant writing should involve people who have both gifting and passion for their work. This article offers help in understanding the role and process of grant development.
A/G Charities: Where Compassion And Ministry Meet
Before turning thumbs down on public funding for your compassion ministry, consider this carefully planned five-fold strategy for acquiring public resources for Christian ministries.
Led By Compassion — Ministries That Are Making A Difference
Find out what is being done worldwide to meet physical as well as spiritual needs and how your church can get involved.
Preaching That Connects
The Preachers Delightful Inheritance
The Church And The Chosen People
Jews and Christians Pray Together at the Dismantled "Wall"
Worship In The Church
Four Symptoms of a Worship War
History Is His Story
Old Ironsides — Oliver Cromwell and the Puritan Revolution
The Gift of Giving in Your Church
A View From The Pew
Where Do We Go From Here?
Lets Talk About Islam
Islam — A Brief History
For Women In Ministry
Three Sacrifices a Pastors Wife Should Never Make
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