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The Battle for the Good News

The question at this point is: why is circumcision (or anything we do) unable to make us right with God (Galatians 5:6; cf. 3:10, 21)? Just as the wages we earn have nothing to do with being a gift we receive, so circumcision or anything we do can have nothing to do with making us right before God, because righteousness is imputed (i.e. 733 more words

Gospel

For freedom Christ has set us free!

So it’s been a while since I’ve made a post (hi again!), and I have class in 20 minutes, but this has to get out. Today, the Lord led me to the book of Galatians. 517 more words

Millions of children hard at work in India

Across the globe more than 150 million children between age five and 14 are involved in child labour, while India is home to the highest number of working children in the world. 126 more words

Pakistan

International Day for Zero Tolerance

New information shows that a case of female genital mutilation is reported every 109 minutes in England, according to The Independent. In a first-world country where modern medical practices are prevalent, this may seem like shocking news. 597 more words

Female Genital Mutilation

Today is International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. To mark the day watch our new audio slideshow which explores the stories behind some of the girls and women who have undergone this procedure or who themselves perform it on others. 391 more words

Wellcome Images

Let's stop genital manipulation.

Figure published this week (1) reveals that in the UK 2491 cases of female genital mutilation (FGM) occurred last year between April and September in the United Kingdom. 598 more words

Healthcare