Why an Accurate Cultural Perspective Helps with Contextualization of the Message and the Church

There is no command in the Bible to plant churches, but “A Great Commission theology supports the missionary practice of church planting,” which “includes the missio dei, incarnation, and the […]

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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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