To feel the pain of the world is to participate in the very heart of God.
The words of Jesus are either authoritative for us or they are not.
We should always be open to what God is speaking to a new generation of Christians.
"Control is an illusion that we all pursue."
Religious extremism will not be defeated by a primarily military response.
Gordon Cosby, photo by Ed Spivey Jr.
Thanks be to God for the life of Gordon Cosby.
"This is not merely a philosophical enterprise; it is an urgent matter that requires moral courage."
"My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side." - Abraham Lincoln
The need for the common good has never seemed so timely.
It's more human to deny the evidence, attack the messengers, and try to delay any response.
There are more gun dealers in America than McDonald's restaurants.
Attitudes toward capital punishment are changing, including among conservatives.
Take heart! A new generation is ready to lead.
It is contrary to Christian values to use attacks on welfare to win white votes.
No, that isn’t a typo. Sojourners stood side by side with Focus on the Family to draw attention to the plight of millions who have been caught up in a broken system.
Baseball on the infield chalk, David Lee / Shutterstock.com
Our call from God is to offer hope where nobody else does.
The lion helped inspire my hope to write a biblical and theological defense of the common good, something that has been almost lost in our age of selfishness.
The war in Iraq was fundamentally a war of choice, and it was the wrong choice.
Evangelicals run the political gamut from conservative and moderate to progressive and decidedly liberal. To suggest that most evangelicals reside on the far right is simply not true.
Nonviolence is not just a critical tactic but a necessary commitment.
People of faith, at our best, are the ultimate independents.