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The Wise Way to Use ‘Smart’ Tools During a Pandemic

Artificial intelligence can be helpful in fighting COVID-19. But there are ethical worries that cry out for Christian reflection. We live in a “smart-everything” world….

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Re-centering the Conversation

Observing White Fragility as a minority and as a missiologist. As a theologically conservative Asian-American, I must admit that reading White Fragility felt a little…

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Eight Prayers for the Online Dating Journey

Here are a few lines to pray before swiping left or right. When single folks like me—who on many days would prefer to be partnered—talk…

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True Worship Means Real Justice

Where in America can we see proof of righteousness and justice for disadvantaged racialized people? My Jim Crow parents used time-honored African storytelling to pass…

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White Fragility: All Truth Matters

God can and will reveal His truth in unexpected places. While reading this article it would be important to refer to the first post in…

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I Preached Where the Worship Leader Sang and Now I Have COVID-19

Some cautions about COVID-19 and church. Where did I Contract COVID-19? But where did I contract COVID-19? I was contacted by my home church—where I…

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Blessed by ‘The Blessing’ in the World’s Indigenous Languages

Knowing how other Christians translate Numbers 6 can take us from merely being “#blessed” to being “pierced by words that cause grace.” The more than…

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Who Are the Most Generous? Not Who You’d Expect.

The secret to becoming a cheerful giver is to remember whom we are giving to. Where in the US are people the most generous? Based…

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The Old Testament Tells All

The Hebrew Scriptures place internal struggles on full display—and teach us a lot about spiritual practice. [Read in Portuguese or Indonesian] This is the fifth…

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I Preached Where the Worship Leader Sang and Now I Have Covid

Some cautions about covid and church. Where did I Contract COVID? But where did I contract COVID? I was contacted by my home church—where I…

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