Christian News Media Digest
“Keep the Bible in one hand and the newspaper in the other.” – Karl Barth
It was the renowned theologian Karl Barth who said that we should keep the Bible in one hand and the newspaper in the other. He emphasized that we should be grounded in God’s Word but also aware of what is going on in the world around us and interpret it through the Bible. This news digest is a curated selection of Christian news articles, interviews and more that speak to current children-related issues and developments that are relevant to the Church. They provide insights, inform and equip those who are serving in children ministries whether at the global, national or local level.
*All articles are used with permission. Some of the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the views of the WEA Children’s Network.
The information minister of Zimbabwe, Monica Mutsvangwa, has reported that at least 157 children have died due to an outbreak of measles. In just four days,
This blog post is written by Mark Arnold’s daughter, Phoebe, who shares her experience of growing up as an additional needs sibling to her brother,
A strong majority of Generation Z and Millennials who say they have made a personal commitment to Christ do not attend church in person or
When my wife rings, a picture pops up on my phone. It’s of my wife holding our oldest daughter having her very first swimming lesson
It is widely known that the first 5 years of a child’s life have enormous ramifications. A child’s brain develops the most during these early
Evangelist Sean Feucht has challenged the Church to address four key issues he believes are key to combating an increasingly secularized culture and lamented the
A new study suggests that an overwhelming majority of public schools report increases in negative student behavior, with many linking a rise in absenteeism and
Case believed to be ‘first of its kind’, watchdog group says. A Christian woman running for mayor of a London borough has taken legal action