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Beyond 'Kony 2012': Jason Russell’s Attempt at a Comeback
Originally Posted: 10/17/2013 - 12:29pm | Type: Blog

A campaign to arrest an African warlord generated awareness in more ways than the effort’s co-founder Jason Russell could have ever imagined. A campaign to arrest an African warlo ...

What Would Jesus Do With An Extra $52 Billion?
Originally Posted: 04/24/2013 - 5:17pm | Type: Blog

Many of today’s evangelical Christians seem to be taking to heart the words traditionally attributed to St. Francis of Assisi: “Preach the gospel at all times. When necessary, use words.” ...

Images from Tuesday's Q Conference
Originally Posted: 04/11/2012 - 11:02am | Type: Blog

Images from Day 1 of the 2012 Q Conference in Washington, D.C., Tuesday April 10, with speakers including Sojourners CEO Jim Wallis, philanthropist Roberta Ahmanson, the Rev. Joel Hunter, researcher Ed Stetzer ...

Q Conference - Ross Douthat: A Conservative in the Belly of the 'Beast'
Originally Posted: 04/11/2012 - 9:54am | Type: Blog

Douthat noticed towards the end of the presidency of George W. Bush that much of the media attention around religion focused on the battle between “The New Atheists” and traditional conservative Christians. B ...

Jim Wallis and Richard Land on Finding Common Ground
Originally Posted: 04/10/2012 - 4:55pm | Type: Blog

How different would the state of our political system—and the tenor of the election season—be if voters and politicians on both sides decided to speak civilly? How different woul ...

Q Conference Brings Together Christian Leaders
Originally Posted: 04/10/2012 - 1:52pm | Type: Blog

The annual Q conference has begun. In it’s 5th year, the conference has come to Washington, D.C. and brought together about 700 thought, spiritual and cultural Christian leaders. ...

Q Conference Hopes to Present a Different Face of Evangelical Activism
Originally Posted: 04/10/2012 - 1:26pm | Type: Blog

Gabe Lyons thinks Christian culture warriors are on the wrong path. His sixth annual Q Conference, which opens today in Washington, D.C., is an attempt to do things differently. With 700 participants gathered ...

President Obama to Young Evangelicals: 'God’s Hand is Moving through His People'
Originally Posted: 04/17/2012 - 3:56pm | Type: Blog

In a video address Tuesday, President Obama told hundreds of young evangelical Christian leaders gathered at the Q Conference in Washington, D.C., that they had a partner in the White House in their humanitari ...