Book Review: Elders and Leaders: God’s Plan for Leading the Church by Gene A. Getz.

Personal Impression to the Three-Lens Metaphor and its Implications One of the doctrinal beliefs that makes a Christian a true follow of Jesus Christ is the inerrancy of the Scriptures. […]

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What Is the Difference Between Mission and Missions?

Several years ago, I was commissioned by the board of elders in my church to direct all of our short-term missions at our church. I found that many in the […]

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Consumerism In the Church Hinders the Great Commission

The current church culture and practice in the United State encourages consumerism in the church, where attendees are seen as customers rather than children of God. The notion of building […]

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The Alternative Proposals to John’s Authorship of the Johannine Letters

In this article I would like to look at three alternative proposals to John’s authorship of the Johannine letters. My hope is to answer a few very critical questions about […]

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Book Review:The Master Plan of Evangelism by Robert E. Coleman

 Introduction             Today, when the church in North America is busy implementing many evangelistic models and strategies to evangelize the world, Coleman presents an argument for Jesus’s method of winning […]

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Erdogan’s Fury over the Arab-Israel Relationship

Note: This article by Dr. Alfonse Javed was originally published in Providence Magazine on  February 22, 2021. Turkey is sending a strong message to Arab states against normalizing relations with […]

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How Do You Deal With A Recurring Sin Issue?

Recently I was asked a question, “As a pastor what would be your process of counseling someone with a recurring sin issue.” I believe many of you who are serving […]

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What Happens When Your Worldview Becomes Immersed into Your Biblical Worldview?

My worldview has been shaped by my lived experience both in Pakistan and in the United States, as well as the biblical worldview in which I have been made a […]

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Pakistan and the Non-Arab Islamic Bloc

Note: This article by Dr. Alfonse Javed was originally published in Providence Magazine on  January 07, 2021. After the fall of the Ottoman Empire, the Arab nations under the leadership […]

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Erdogan’s Turkey Is Following Path of Zia’s Pakistan

Note: This article by Dr. Alfonse Javed was originally published in Providence Magazine on December 2, 2020. Islamist terrorists have struck Europe again. The attack in Vienna, Austria, following the […]

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