World Missions

An Open Letter about the Global Crisis of Civil Society since 2020

An Open Letter about the Global Crisis of Civil Society since 2020

An Open Letter about the Global Crisis of Civil Society since 2020 Darin Stephanov, Ph.D. (historian, Harvard) Bistra Strechkova, microbiologist (formerly with Novartis Pharmaceuticals Dear friends, colleagues, and acquaintances we have crossed paths with at some point in life: My wife Bistra and I hereby commence this long and difficult letter to you, which we consider our civic duty. We wish to ... »

Chilling Laughter

About a year ago, I took this photograph in the interior of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It’s one of the many babbling and beautiful streams that flow through that natural wonderland of God’s creation there, and as with any stream that bubbles and gurgles over ancient stones, the word “laughter comes to mind. [...] »

LEO MARVIN JOHNSON, FORMER MISSIONARY AND WORLD MISSIONS BOARD MEMBER PASSES AWAY

FORMER MISSIONARY AND WORLD MISSIONS BOARD MEMBER PASSES AWAY LEO MARVIN JOHNSON "Good is the word of the Lord which thou hast spoken … moreover, for there shall be peace and truth in my days." Isaiah 39:8 World Missions Director Dr. David M. Griffis and Assistant World Missions Director Dr. M. Thomas Propes express their [...] »

The Rapid Return

I have always been intrigued by the natural phenomena of lightning. The event itself is filled with contradictions. It is both beautiful and dangerous. It creates great light, but whether it strikes in the day or night, it comes out of darkened skies. It can kill quickly and burn horribly, but it adds nitrogen to [...] »