Blogs

We recommend the following blogs:

Vinoth Ramachandra
Melba Maggay
Bob Ekblad
Rene Padilla
Ben Thurley
David Westlake
Joel Edwards
Jenny Flannagan

Below you can read the most recent posts from these recommended blogs:


Which Democracy?

India, the world’s largest democracy, is currently involved in a general election process that will take many weeks to execute. Cynics have often raised the question of what democracy can mean in a. […]

Jesus' Mission to Jericho

The ancient city of Jericho has long been associated with conquest. In the Old Testament, Joshua led the Israelite army into the city, where they slaughtered all the men, women, children and animals (. […]

Human Footballs

More than 400 Nepali migrant workers have died on Qatar’s building sites since the Gulf state won the bid to host the soccer World Cup in 2022. At the same time, more than 20 Indian labourers die on. […]

Indiscriminate Sowing

This past week I’ve rediscovered one of Jesus’ parables that I often read with impoverished farmers in Honduras.  Reading Matthew 13 with inmates and at Tierra Nueva has proved fruitful, and deep. […]

Beyond “Worldviews”

The great Swiss theologian Karl Barth noted that “joy is really the simplest form of gratitude” and how common the theme of joy and celebration is in the Bible: “It is now genuine, earthly, huma. […]