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To tithe or not to tithe: That is not the question
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To tithe or not to tithe: That is not the question

In the last issue of Conversation Magazine, Mary Njeri puts the spotlight on some shocking data. According to International Bulletin of Missionary Research’s most recent ‘Status of Global Mission’ report, less than 2% (somewhere around 1.8%) of the income of Christians is given to the church or para-church organisations. Of this small fraction, the way … Continue reading

Let’s talk about depression
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Let’s talk about depression

At Conversation Magazine we want to start healthy conversations that are not happening and encourage rare conversations that should be more common. Here are some resources to start a conversation on the reality of depression among Christians. Martyn Lloyd Jones, Spiritual Depression: It’s Causes and It’s Cure. John Hindley, Suffering & Singing: Knowing God’s Love … Continue reading

Witchcraft in Tanzania
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Witchcraft in Tanzania

Steve Rasmussen is Senior Lecturer in Intercultural Studies at NEGST-AIU. He writes in Conversation Magazine of his very personal interest in the intersection of suffering, witchcraft and Christian mission: Before I moved with my family to Northwestern Tanzania 20 years ago, we were quite healthy. I had written research papers on demons and powers in the Bible, but I … Continue reading