Tearfund recently hosted Stephen Sizer for a tour of New Zealand and have been rather surprised by the amount of hostility generated, even to the point that some people have ceased their sponsorship of children because of their disgust.
Mark Keown heard him speak and shares his own reflections on the subject. Tearfund NZ's education manager, Frank Richie, is interviewed by Stephen Sizer on the controversy. While from another land entirely, Vinoth Ramachandra asks why the West has forsaken Middle Eastern Christians? On the other hand James McGrath is just offering and requesting travel tips for visitors to the Holy Land.