Category Archives: General

Former MK speaks out – New Tribes Mission ‘retires’ abuser

8 years ago in 2006, Lori, a wife and mom living in the US,  and a former missionary kid (MK), wrote New Tribes Mission. In 1981-82, I was 10-11 years old and a resident of the Earl Dorm at the … Continue reading

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World Vision Canada covert discrimination – I Was Blocked From Hiring a Gay Person at World Vision Canada

Then I was called into the office of a senior staff member for a one-on-one meeting. I was so stunned by what I heard that I didn’t even know how to respond. He told me that he had made the … Continue reading

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Your “Nazis equal gays” candidate for Massachusetts governor

By Rick Hiebert All Rights Reserved Used by Permission. Today as I write, I heard, over the Internet, an independent candidate who is running for governor of Massachusetts speaking at an all-candidates meeting organized by the LGBT community. Scott Lively, … Continue reading

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Crossroads Christian Communications ties to controversial Newsweek owners

For awhile now, Crossroads Christian Communications has been using a David Jang website for it’s news feed at Crossroads 360. Why? Ever since the Christianity Today investigative articles on Jang came out in August of last year, serious questions have … Continue reading

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World Vision Canada position on hiring gays and lesbians

I had a terrific day today, time spent with treasured friends. Lots of laughter and fun. And I came home to read that World Vision USA had reversed a brave and important decision made two days ago on why they … Continue reading

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MK Safety Net Canada

This is excellent news. Missionary Kids Safety Net, a well known advocacy and resource organization for missionary kids and third culture kids who have been harmed by their experiences in the missionary movement, has set up a Canadian branch. MKSN … Continue reading

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Charisma magazine runs paid for ‘news release’ under by-line of ‘news service’ owner

Nice catch by Ruth Graham (@publicroad) and Warren Throckmorton (Patheos). A  guy in Australia named Lyall Mercer wrote a pr mentioning his firm which was put up on Christian News Service (a pr site). For pete’s sake. Pr is pr. Charisma … Continue reading

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Fred Phelps dies

By Rick Hiebert. All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission Fred Phelps, the former pastor (as he had recently been excommunicated by his extremist Westboro Baptist Church), died today. The National Post reports that he passed away in the wee hours … Continue reading

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