secular societies

Secular Societies Are Best?

February 20, 2020

The West, as a collection of wealthy democracies that in theory affirm human dignity, did not drop out of the sky. It is the legacy of Christendom.

Conservative Baptist Network

Southern Baptist Contention After Launch of New Conservative Network

February 18, 2020

A faction of Southern Baptists hoping to combat what they feel is a leftward theological drift in their convention have launched a new conservative initiative.

Liberian United Methodists React to Separation Plan

February 18, 2020

In a bellwether of African response to the Protocol proposal for separating United Methodism into traditional and progressive denominations, Liberia’s annual conference on February 16 urged several amendments. Read the full resolution from the…

The Greater Tide and the Bloodstained Shore

February 18, 2020

“The Greater Tide” echoes powerfully the martyrdom of all of those who have died for the sake of the Cross, but particularly the men on the Libyan seashore.

The Body They May Kill: Remembering Archbishop Janani Luwum

February 16, 2020

“And though this world, with devils filled, should threaten to undo us, we will not fear, for God hath willed his truth to triumph through us.”

Happy Valentine’s Day!

February 14, 2020

The best and most selfless human love – whether romantic or brotherly – is a reflection of the Creator’s love for us.

Dan Matlock

Texas Church Embraces LGBTQ, Exits Assemblies of God

February 14, 2020

A Texas church makes news as the first Assemblies of God congregation to announce that it is “fully LGBTQ affirming without an asterisk.”

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America’s Largest Congregations and A Thriving Rural Church

February 14, 2020

Chelsen Vicari hesitates to hold megachurches as standard-bearers for a healthy church. Don’t underestimate America’s rural churches based on their congregation size, she advises.

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United Methodist Financial Decline

February 13, 2020

United Methodism is increasingly likely to divide into separate traditional and liberal denominations. But even absent this division, the church was already heading towards sharp drops in funding for denominational structures.

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Should You Not Marry Your Soulmate?

February 12, 2020

Institute for Human Ecology fellow Brad Wilcox explains the soulmate myth actually worsens the likelihood for happiness, fulfillment, and longevity of a marriage: not only is the soulmate model of marriage unfulfilling, it’s self-defeating.

Critical Race Theory

Is Critical Race Theory Compatible with Christian Faith?

February 11, 2020

Christians must not allow their hatred for the sin of racism to so cloud their vision that they put their faith in a philosophy that has become a new religion for its devotees—a religion that in significant ways conflicts with historic Christian faith.

Who is an Evangelical

Who is an Evangelical?

February 10, 2020

Evangelicalism in its best sense has embraced both personal and social action. In the words of Charles Finney, hailing from the nineteenth century, “Everywhere there is revival there must also be reform.”