Millennial Evangelicals and Their Future Social Witness

by (@bjgingerich) April 21, 2014

“If your only significant act of public square proclamation is a sneering disavowal of Jerry Falwell, you’re doing it wrong,” Strachan wrote.

SYMPOSIUM: Recognizing the Real and Good

by (@bjgingerich) April 8, 2014

The Church’s teaching on sexuality and marriage is an assent to the world.

SYMPOSIUM: Why Churches That Oppose Same-Sex Marriage Attract Young Christians Students Like Me

by (@TheIRD) April 5, 2014

Research has shown that while the rest of the U.S. has become more accepting of same-sex marriage, Evangelicals have stood firm in their convictions and this is true for older as well as for younger Evangelicals.

You Must Learn How to Pray

by (@bjgingerich) March 26, 2014

Man must be taught how to pray. While he always worships, he does not naturally know how to pray.

Bishop Thomas Ken: a Case of Theological and Political Integrity

by (@bjgingerich) March 24, 2014

The glow of Thomas Ken’s life causes us to long for ecclesiastical figures of such tremendous discernment and integrity as we enter an era no less confusing and fractious as the good bishop’s. May church leaders who interact with the government show such upright character, no matter the cost. As Bishop Ken proves, the price tag for ethical stands is rarely cheap.

Rebuilding and Defending United Methodism Today – Part 3 of 9: Oriented for Conversion

by (@JohnLomperis) December 12, 2013

How and why our churches must be strategically structured to promote personal conversion. Part 3 of 9 from UM Action Director John Lomperis’s recent “Rebuilding and Defending United Methodism Today” speech.

Rebuilding and Defending United Methodism Today – Part 2 of 9: Biblical Groundedness

by (@JohnLomperis) December 11, 2013

Practical, systematic strategies for how United Methodist congregations can combat the famine of biblical illiteracy plaguing the United Methodist Church. Part 2 of 9 from UM Action Director John Lomperis’s recent “Rebuilding and Defending United Methodism Today” speech.

Rebuilding and Defending United Methodism Today – Part 1 of 9: The Need to Rebuild Our Church Cultures

by (@JohnLomperis) December 10, 2013

Excerpt from the text of UM Action Director John Lomperis’s recent “Rebuilding and Defending United Methodism Today” speech. In this section, part 1 of 9, John talks about the need to rebuild our church cultures.

Slap an Arian Day, or the Feast of St. Nicholas of Myra

by (@bjgingerich) December 6, 2013

Today we commemorate St. Nicholas of Myra, whose resume boasts enough miracles for him to be called the “Wonderworker” in some parts of Christendom. Even before he became the Coca-Cola chugging world-traveler and reindeer master, he was known for his compassion for children and his sacrificial generosity. According to one story, he saved three daughters […]

Inviting CAIR to Church

by (@RyanMauro) September 30, 2013

When a Unitarian church in Florida decided to teach its congregation about Islam around the time of this year’s anniversary of 9/11, it brought in an extremist official from the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) who has promoted 9/11 conspiracy theories. The group mayno longer be embraced by the FBI, but CAIR’s list of published endorsementsshows there are plenty of Christian and Jewish leaders happy to work with it.