Though short, 3 John has much to say. By its contrast between Diotrephes and Gaius we learn what kind of faith to imitate and which “men of God” to avoid.
What stance should the Church take on Female Genital Cutting? Is it biblically justifiable to oppose FGC & how can this be done practically and sensitively?
Female Genital Cutting (FGC) has deep cultural significance in much of Africa. To engage meaningfully, we must first understand why it’s carried out.
Many of my fellow Ethiopians worship angels. But Christians must heed the rebuke given by the angel to John in Revelation: “don’t worship me, worship God!”
Unlike God, what we know is limited. Plus truth tends to be a casualty of war. So how can we strive for peace, not destruction, in Ethiopia today?