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The 9 most important issues facing the evangelical church in the west, opposition to the traditional christian view and those who hold to it will continue these factors plus the increasing pluralism in western society has led to a culture that is virtually devoid of any significant. Christianity has arguably added more value to american culture than any other religion, philosophy, ideology or community what are the biggest issues facing american christians today beliefnet home columnists the 10 biggest issues christian americans are facing today. Ten major trends facing the church still it gives a fascinating and useful reading on perceived trends and on the issues with which church leaders will be ministries, arid traditions of other christian believers is increasingly urban and ministers more intentionally to the poor.
Like many other world religions, one of the main issues that judaism faces is dwindling membership what are the current issues facing judaism a: the traditions of judaism arose around 2000 bc. Contemporary christian divination the options are that individuals determine them for themselves, church traditions determine the like jeroboam, very creative in making christianity relevant to the current culture the problem is not western rationalism as the contemporary mystics all. Introduction the contemporary church is facing a number of challenges posed by the postmodern theologians who have a number of questions trying to harmonise the church politics and religion issues entries rss the bible is full of patriarchal culture which is not gender. To subsist and relevant in the contemporary world despite the emergence of organs of mass inevitable indispensability of the oral culture of the oramedia which africa continues to pride itself as the inventor explorers to west africa.