Co-Director Kent Annan Writes Cover Story in Christianity Today
September 9, 2013
Co-director Kent Annan wrote this month’s cover story for Christianity Today on the movement of Western Christians moving into the poorest urban communities in the world. It’s a powerful read called: “Chaos and Grace in the Slums of the Earth.” Here’s an excerpt:
For the first time in history, one of every two people lives in a city. Some 860 million of these city-dwellers reside in slums—uncertain, cramped, and frequently cruel. Most are there by necessity.
A small number of Christian missionaries live in slums too. They are there by choice…