Globalization, the Internet and terrorism have awakened many American Christians to the history and contributions of Eastern forms of the faith, experts say.

Published in Theology
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 10:47

Mideast Christians appeal for action

Leaders of evangelical and Protestant groups in Syria and Lebanon say action must be taken to preserve a Christian presence in the area before it is too late.

Published in Politics

Serving war-ravaged refugees, including indigenous Christian groups, in the Middle East requires extra cultural and religious sensitivity among missionaries living in cultures that do not value religious freedom, experts say. 

Published in Organizations
Monday, 16 June 2014 09:25

Christians, war and neighbor love

Genocidal sectarian violence may be happening in Iraq. What does love of neighbor require of us?

Thursday, 10 October 2013 15:23

Baptist editors visit Syrian refugee family

A family of Syrian refugees in Jordan tell two American guests it isn't safe for them to return to their home as long as President Assad remains in power.

Published in Politics
Monday, 16 September 2013 15:57

Syria prompts end-times thinking

Millions of Americans believe that events unfolding today in Syria were predicted in Bible prophecy.

Published in Theology
Thursday, 12 September 2013 13:17

CBF solicits funds for Syria relief

The CBF is seeking funds to help with ongoing refugee ministry being conducted by field personnel and partners.

Published in Missions
Wednesday, 04 September 2013 10:09

Gaining perspective from afar

Does America have a moral obligation to be the defender of oppressed sectors of other nations?

Published in Thinking Theologically
Wednesday, 28 August 2013 14:49

Baptists monitor Syria crisis

Leaders in the Baptist Union of Great Britain and European Baptist Federation joined others in urging a measured response to reports that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons on civilians.

Published in Politics