Which box do you belong in?

Humans always identify with groups. This is natural and good. Everyone simultaneously is an “insider” and an “outsider.” The former tends to bring honor; the latter shame. But few people recognize the pervasive power of group identity on their daily life, moral judgments, assumptions, sense of worth, and ways of doing ministry. We seemingly think [Read More…]

The Gospel that Changes “Who I am”

In today’s guest post, Martin Munyao shares a powerful testimony about how the gospel changes people from an honor-shame perspective. Having earned a Th.M. from Daystar Academy of Nairobi, he previously served as a pastor and theology teacher in Kenya. He is now working on his Ph.D. at Concordia Theological Seminary. For the past century, [Read More…]