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Posts tagged 'New Testament'
Migration has been a reality since the beginning of time. It was the process through which people found places to build homes and communities that could sustain them. It is a phenomenon of human history that permeates the biblical narrative. Rupen Das looks at how the movement of people (both forced and voluntary) weaves through biblical history, not as a background to the main narrative but as fundamental to God’s purposes.
The global pandemic of COVID-19 and the coronavirus, with its ensuing lockdown measures and crippling economic impact shows no sign of abating despite some countries being able to ease restrictions. It has changed everything for everyone. Or has it?
Mark Meynell, Associate Director for Langham Preaching gives some nourishment for our souls with five Bible passages applied to the current crisis.