Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A, Commencement, and Convictions

November 27, 2019

What will Chick-fil-A’s leadership value more–those Biblical principles that S. Truett Cathy knew led to ethical business practices or the applause of men?

Roddie Edmonds

NO SURRENDER: Imprisoned in a Nazi POW Camp, a Christian Soldier says, “We Are All Jews Here.”

November 27, 2019

Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds’ is recognized by Yad Vashem as the only American soldier to receive the honor of “Righteous Among the Nations” for his heroism in World War II.


Ten Things Traditionalist United Methodists Can Be Thankful for in 2019

November 26, 2019

A list of 10 major 2019 developments for which theologically orthodox United Methodists can be faithful.

African Methodist

Africanizing United Methodism

November 26, 2019

United Methodism’s finance agency says overseas church members next year will outnumber U.S. membership and may already. Much of this is due to African Methodist growth.

Missouri Gay Bishop

Missouri Episcopalians Elect Partnered Gay Bishop

November 25, 2019

Episcopalians in the Diocese of Missouri have elected a man in a same-sex union as bishop. If The Rev. Deon K. Johnson gains the necessary consents, he will be consecrated in April 2020.

deterrence

Pope Francis, Christianity & Nukes

November 25, 2019

Cavalier attitudes by Western Christians towards security, peace and freedom are unserious and unchristian. Do Western Christians really understand moral and spiritual obligations to address the world as it really is?


When Seeing Red is a Good Thing

November 22, 2019

Next week I will see the beautiful, historic Chain Bridge across the River Danube lit red to remember the persecuted. Can you and your church do the same? There’s Jesus checking out sheep and goats and telling you: “I was being persecuted, and you took the time to wear red, share the message of the persecuted, and show Me that you care.”

Flags in Chapel

Politics & Flags in Chapel?

November 22, 2019

Recently there was some online controversy over Boston University’s Marsh Chapel draping its altar tables in a rainbow flag and “RESIST” banner. The university is United Methodist affiliated and its seminary, Boston School of…

George Weigel

WATCH: George Weigel Discusses the National Interest and the National Purpose

November 21, 2019

George Weigel delivered the 2019 Diane Knippers Memorial Lecture on November 19 at the Institute on Religion and Democracy in Washington, D.C. themed “The National Interest and the National Purpose.”

Diana Butler Bass

Diana Butler Bass vs Council of Nicaea

November 21, 2019

Liberal Episcopal writer Diana Butler Bass ignites a Twitter storm by recalling how she learned to disdain the Council of Nicaea, which set standards of orthodox doctrine for the early church.

Anglican Church Canada

Numbers Confirm: Anglican Church of Canada is Collapsing

November 20, 2019

The Anglican Church in Canada, counterpart to the U.S.-based Episcopal Church, will cease to exist by the year 2040 according to numbers recently reported by the denomination.