Spiritual Formation: What Does it Mean to Grow in Christ?

24 May 2017 | Jerry Root

Throughout the history of Christian spiritual formation, maturity has virtually always been conceptualized as union with God and His mission for the world. What prevents us from growing in Christ? How do we help others to mature? Peter Saunders interviews Jerry Root, Professor of Christian Education at Wheaton College, on defining and achieving spiritual maturity.

What Do the Martyrs Mean for Us Today?

28 Feb 2018 | H.H. Drake Williams

Terrorist groups such as ISIS, Boko Haram, Al-Shaabab, and Hamas have drawn the world's attention. While these groups have targeted many, Christians have been among those who have lost their lives. We know that Christian history contains a number of martyrs. Does their history and testimony have anything to share with us today? Were these Christian martyrs fanatics, or were they responding to similar threats?

This webinar will look at a few ancient Christian martyrs and compare their testimonies with some contemporary ones.

What did the Reformers believe about the power of preaching?

24 May 2017 | Michael Reeves

Michael Reeves, President and Professor of Theology, Union School of Theology, answers the question "What did the Reformers believe about the power of preaching?" related to his talk "Preaching Christ: Lessons from the Reformation" given at the 2017 European Leadership Forum.

How to Build a Sexual Ethic

20 May 2017 | Stefan Gustavsson

How then can we build a healthy sexual ethic? What criteria to use when drawing a line between the ethical and the un-ethical? What perspectives from natural revelation can help us – and what are the binding perspectives in special revelation, the Bible?

The Most Common Management Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

24 May 2017 | John Lenton

In the Christian world, we are often blessed by having great visionary leaders who combine a vibrant faith with strong, often charismatic leadership gifts. The bad news is that, all too often, leaders lack training or awareness of good management practice and organizational skills.