Is it possible to let our hearts by broken by the dead children of our enemy? Is our God big enough to allow us to imagine that God loves those we fear and despise?
Not until, I believe, they have faces.
Ninety-five percent of all economic gains in the U.S. since the Great Recession went to the top 1 percent. What does our growing wealth inquality mean for the future of democracy?
Fifty years later, does the political will exist to win the "War on Poverty"?
In scholarship and life, Walter Wink sought the truth with passion.
Faith-Rooted Organizing: Mobilizing the Church in Service to the World. IVP Books.
Vincent's warmth lifted the temperatures of those around him.
The Child Evangelism Fellowship targets children as young as 4—threatening them with hellfire and damnation—and runs "Good News Clubs" in public schools. Some parents have a problem with that.
Christians and Muslims in Nigeria suppot interfaith efforts for reconciliation.
Thermonuclear Monarchy: Choosing Between Democracy and Doom. W.W. Norton and Company.
Seven words the FCC needs to hear this summer.
Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary, Cycle A
Our newest blog series explores the issues surrounding the decline of American Christianity. We ask the hard questions, offer suggestions, and sometimes just lament what we cannot control. Read the series of letters here.