Tag: culture

Contextualising the gospel

Just like Jesus was able to target His message towards the needs and desires of the people of His time, the modern church needs to do the same.

What in the Word: Fight/Struggle

Identity politics, culture wars, civilisational clashes, ethnic tensions, racial strife, ideological contention, cancel culture, Twitter mobs, bloodied borders, protests, riots, insurrection.

A Christmas blessing

“It is more blessed to give than receive.”—Acts 20:35

Pandemic of racism

Pastor Darren Garlett offers an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspective on the #BlackLivesMatter movement.

Worldly Adventism

Sabbath is a defining belief and practice of what it means to be Seventh-day Adventist. But what Sabbath looks like—how we “keep the Sabbath”—is not so straightforward.

Cultural change

“Does the fact we claim and proclaim Jesus change the way we operate or are we just like everybody else?”

Remembering 1919

A hundred years ago this month, a most significant moment in Adventist Church history took place. So why were the transcripts and testimonies from the event kept hidden for more than 50 years?