DILLON BURROUGHS is an author, activist, and cofounder of Activist Faith. Dillon served in Haiti following the epic 2010 earthquake and has investigated modern slavery in the US and internationally. His books include "Undefending Christianity," "Not in My Town" (with Charles J. Powell), and "Thirst No More" (October 2011). Discover more at DillonBurroughs.org.
[Guest post from Bibledude.net blogger and friend, Crystal Rowe.] Last week, the Barna Group released a new report revealing that 75% of adults believe that churches have a positive effect on their local communities. This sounds like good news, right? [...]
In June 2009, I traveled to Titanyen, Haiti, for a week of missionary activity with Mission of Hope, my second journey to the poorest nation in the Western Hemisphere. On our last morning, we began the trip back to the [...]
I’ve spoken against child marriage on several occasions here. That’s why I am thrilled to share this story I found regarding a young Indian girl who chose to defy tradition and change the world. The world is watching for you [...]
I posted this on Facebook the other day and had some interesting dialogue. I’m sharing it here both for shared insights and comments you may have. At the least, it is clear that even early Christians had strong convictions about [...]
Make a Difference Where You Are
posted 7:45:56am Jun. 11, 2013 | read full post »
From Haiti to "Not in My Town"
posted 11:45:32am Jun. 10, 2013 | read full post »
Defy Tradition--Change the World
posted 11:44:53am Jun. 09, 2013 | read full post »
The Pro-Life Issue in Early Christianity
posted 11:44:09am Jun. 08, 2013 | read full post »
How to Take Your Whole Church (and the World) on a Mission Trip
posted 11:43:41am Jun. 08, 2013 | read full post »