The Gospel for the Churched and Unchurched

Pete Nicholas

What can we learn from churches ministering in different contexts?

Birmingham. AL

One of the joys and challenges of traveling is the different perspective it gives you on your own setting. Time in Uganda has made me realize the extraordinary wealth we enjoy in the West and, with it, our wastefulness. Time in Egypt has helped me see the West’s radical individualism and also the religious freedoms we enjoy. Time in India has shown me that happiness isn’t a function of material wealth and made me more thankful for advances in social equality.

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Stop the selfie obsession, says former ‘Next Top Model’ contestant

“They’re starving for it,” Darrow said. “It’s like a relief. I can see it on women’s faces. They want to be able to let go of these standards that make them feel they are not good enough.”

Leah Darrow, a former contestant on “America’s Next Top Model,” travels the country telling girls and women they don’t have to be obsessed with makeup, beauty and their personal appearance.

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