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A Google Search for God

A Google Search for God

Harper McKay
As an ethnic Malay, Hizam* knew that his duty was to be a faithful follower of Islam. Year by year he worked his hardest to fulfill the requirements and make... Read More
Healthy Churches May Look Different Than You Think

Healthy Churches May Look Different Than You Think

Scott Slayton
When I entered Seminary in 1999, one of the first books I read was R. Kent Hughes’s Liberating Ministry from the Success Syndrome. In it, Hughes argued that... Read More
The Danger of a Virtual Caliphate

The Danger of a Virtual Caliphate

Harper McKay
As ISIS loses its physical strongholds in Iraq and Syria, many predict that it will turn to its online presence and set up a "virtual caliphate" of... Read More
More Than a This-Is-Us Crock-Pot Kind of Love

More Than a This-Is-Us Crock-Pot Kind of Love

Kim Whitten
But what if it turns out not to be a “This-Is-Us-Crock-Pot” kinda love? ... Read More
What Makes Mormonism So Attractive?

What Makes Mormonism So Attractive?

Travis Kerns
Over its history, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has grown from a very small group of members to numbering nearly 16 million members as of the... Read More
Africa, Animism, and the Dangers of the Prosperity Gospel

Africa, Animism, and the Dangers of the Prosperity Gospel

Nick Moore
When we hear the phrase “Prosperity Gospel,” our minds may conjure up images of a (typically) white, big-haired, American televangelist from the 1980’s... Read More
Ethnic Tensions in Malaysia

Ethnic Tensions in Malaysia

Harper McKay
Malaysia is well known for its diverse peoples. Many different cultures make up the fabric of the country, including Malaysians from different ethnicities and... Read More
Are You Missing Out?

Are You Missing Out?

Paul Alexander
Our college years are transitional in lots of ways. In many cases, we’re still developing a worldview, still deciding what to believe about theological... Read More
Remembering the Persecuted

Remembering the Persecuted

Mandy Hewitt
“Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body.” (Hebrews 13:3) ... Read More
Discipling the Unreached: The Commitment of a Life

Discipling the Unreached: The Commitment of a Life

Kelley Housley
Last words are important. We hang on them. Our minds ruminate over them and think deeply of their intended meaning. This is what we should do with Jesus’... Read More
The Simple Message

The Simple Message

Harper McKay
As Nor* describes it, there was no magic trick that brought her to faith in Christ. It was just the simple story of the gospel that she heard as a child. ... Read More
Three Myths about Mormonism

Three Myths about Mormonism

Travis Kerns
When it comes to what others believe, misunderstandings and myths abound. This is especially true of Mormonism, a faith tradition that may be one of the most... Read More
What about the Children?: Reflections of a Missionary Kid

What about the Children?: Reflections of a Missionary Kid

Kelley Housley
We have been blessed with both a blood family and a faith family that have encouraged and supported our work among the Inapang in Papua New Guinea for the last... Read More
3 Walls Between Malaysian Christians and the Muslim Malay

3 Walls Between Malaysian Christians and the Muslim Malay

Harper McKay
Almost every ethnic group in Malaysia has the freedom to choose their religion. While Malaysia is technically an Islamic nation, many other religions are... Read More
Modern Holocaust: The Gospel and Abortion

Modern Holocaust: The Gospel and Abortion

David Platt
Shamefully silent and appallingly passive. ... Read More
Why Malaysia?

Why Malaysia?

Harper McKay
On the surface, Malaysia seems like a place where many cultures and religions live side by side in harmony. The country is made up of Malaysians from ethnic... Read More
Four Ways to Let the Gospel Shape Your Response to Racism

Four Ways to Let the Gospel Shape Your Response to Racism

Monét Robinson
Over the last two years, I have traveled my own journey of racial awareness, wrestling with definitions, with my own upbringing, with history, with other... Read More
Bible Reading is an Invitation, Not a Burden

Bible Reading is an Invitation, Not a Burden

Griffin Gulledge
After all these years, why have you started that Bible reading plan again? You know how many times you’ve read Genesis 1–20 only to quit soon after. One... Read More
How a Busy Mom Finds Time to Pray

How a Busy Mom Finds Time to Pray

Stacy Reaoch
A few weeks ago my 9-year old daughter walked home from school without her new winter jacket. Apparently she had taken it off at recess and then forgotten to... Read More
Praying for the World: A Resolution Worth Making

Praying for the World: A Resolution Worth Making

Mandy Hewitt
Praying for the persecuted and those unreached with the gospel—it sounds like a no-brainer, right? As a Christian, of course I should care about my brothers... Read More
Beyond Resolutions: Habits of Grace for a New Year

Beyond Resolutions: Habits of Grace for a New Year

David Mathis
You know the feeling: resolved on January 1, then done just a few days later. The vast majority of New Year’s resolutions don’t even make it a full month. ... Read More
Your Dollars Reach the Nations

Your Dollars Reach the Nations

Thomas Bowen
I'd like to share a story we received recently at Radical—by God’s grace, it’s a story we hear frequently. ... Read More
Encouragement for Those Who Fail at Bible Reading Plans

Encouragement for Those Who Fail at Bible Reading Plans

Ben Stubblefield
Bible reading plan devotees will likely sympathize with Hannibal Smith’s most famous line from The A-Team, “I love it when a plan comes together.”... Read More

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