Some Further Constitutional Arguments on the UMC’s competing “Way Forward” Plans

October 20, 2018

This upcoming week, the United Methodist Church’s Judicial Council will meet in Switzerland to examine whether the UMC constitution is in conflict with any parts of the three main plans seeking a “Way Forward”…

Some Arguments on How the “One Church Plan” is Unconstitutional

October 19, 2018

The specially called February 2019 General Conference of the United Methodist Church will consider several proposals to address our denomination’s ongoing internal conflicts related to sexual morality and accountability. One proposal promoted by a…

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Polyamory “Holy” “Beautiful” says Progressive Christian Minister

October 19, 2018

Brandan Robertson believes himself to be an innovator, presenting novel ideas on sexuality and sin that few have thought before. It’s a reoccurring trend among younger progressive Christians who grew up in evangelicalism.

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Why I changed my mind on the people and land of Israel

October 18, 2018

There is no reason why Christians cannot support justice and statehood for Palestinians while also seeing that the Jewish return to the land in the last 150 years is a partial fulfillment of biblical prophecy, argues Guest Writer Gerald R. McDermott.

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The Camel’s Nose—How Moral Relativism Kills Churches

October 18, 2018

Moral relativism is slowly killing mainline Protestant churches. If they are not careful, evangelicals may suffer the same fate.

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Dewey, Cheatham, and Howe—The American Bar Association Targets Religious Liberty Attorneys

October 16, 2018

Buried under a mountain of legalese, LGBT-enforcers in the American Bar Association try an end-run around Supreme Court protections for religious liberty. So far, most states have blocked their efforts as unconstitutional.

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Can the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Outlast the Next Decade?

October 15, 2018

Congregational reporting numbers made available in the annual Disciples of Christ yearbook show that the church’s ability to minister as a nationwide Christian denomination is imperiled in the immediate future.

No, the Church is not Immune to Sexual Sin and Gender Confusion

October 15, 2018

What is different about sexuality and gender identity battles happening inside the Church is that there are Christians enthusiastically supporting practicing same-sex behavior and gender reassignment as sanctioned by God.

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IRD Cheers Release of Pastor Andrew Brunson

October 12, 2018

“As we celebrate Pastor Brunson’s return to his family and his homeland, we must remain conscious of the many others who are imprisoned and whose lives are threatened because of their belief in the Gospel of Jesus Christ.”

VIDEO: The Political Theology of Martin Luther King, Jr.

October 12, 2018

Watch panel discussions examine Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s theological training and perspective, his role in and criticisms of American civil religion, and his views on international affairs.

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Carnage Continues Against Christians in Central African Republic

October 12, 2018

Outside elements continue to negatively affect the situation in the Central African Republic as new atrocities are committed against Christians there. Both Muslim and Christian communities country accuse peacekeepers from African states of showing favoritism towards members of their particular faith.