A Different Climate Appearing?

February 16, 2018

The reality of an unbending sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) regime, denying liberty of conscience against homosexual or transgender behavior as well as persons, and the polite but firm refusal of committed Christians not to be complicit in activities that they believe to be sinful or immoral, may be leading to a new public perception.

Marriage

Confessions of Marriage, Valentine’s Day, & Brokenness

February 15, 2018

When we say that “marriage has its challenges,” that’s a far cry from what it actually looks like to daily battle our sinful, self-centered nature in order to love, support, and sacrifice for the sake of our spouse.

Save The Persecuted Christians

‘Save The Persecuted Christians’ Campaign Launches

February 14, 2018

The historic ‘Campaign to Save Soviet Jewry’ is model for a new program catalyzing U.S. Christians to protect those suffering discrimination worldwide.

Rev. Eugene Rivers III: How MLK Engaged in “Spiritual War” against White Supremacy Martin Luther King Jr. The Kings College

Rev. Eugene Rivers III: How MLK Engaged in “Spiritual War” against White Supremacy

February 14, 2018

Recalling the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., Rev. Eugene Rivers III emphasized understanding the “spiritual war” against racism and white supremacy.

National City Christian Church

Warning Signs at Disciples’ National Church

February 13, 2018

A prominent Washington, D.C. church that once counted former Presidents Garfield and Johnson as congregants takes a turn for the worse.

Red Letter Christian

Will ‘Red Letter Revival’ Turn Hearts to Jesus, or Merely Agitate Against Trump?

February 13, 2018

Religious Left activists announce a revival planned for Lynchburg, Virginia as a seeming provocation aimed at Liberty University President Jerry Falwell, Jr.


Coffee and Grace: God Moves in a Mysterious Way

February 11, 2018

The ability to continue drinking coffee was not some kind of “cheap grace” to persuade the Opo to become Christians. It was that because of God’s kindness and His understanding of who the Opo are, this aspect of their culture and identity matter to Him.

Episcopal Gender

Episcopal Gender-Neutral Resolution Gains National Attention

February 9, 2018

An Episcopal Church resolution calling upon the denomination’s General Convention to “avoid the use of gendered pronouns for God” is gaining increased attention and forcing some church officials to defend the move.

Mister Rogers Fred Rogers

Wisdom from Mister Rogers: 10 Faith-Based Quotes by Fred Rogers

February 9, 2018

Few fans of Mister Rogers may know about his Christian faith. He was a graduate of Pittsburgh Theological Seminary and an ordained Presbyterian minister.

Red Letter Christian

A “Red Letter Christian” Revival?

February 9, 2018

Jerry Falwell’s disinterest in publicly debating Shane Claiborne won’t stop the “Red Letter Christian” from organizing a “revival” in Falwell’s backyard.

Canonizing Pope Paul VI, CIA Collaborator

Canonizing Pope Paul VI, CIA Collaborator

February 7, 2018

Christian political witness has always been more heroic when it sided against tyranny and in favor of lawful freedom not just for Christians but for all people. In 1948 that entailed future Pope Paul VI secretly collaborating with James Angleton and the CIA against Italian Communism and for Christian Democracy.