From Mississippi to Kentucky coal-mining country, churches are taking on the public health crisis of obesity.
Psalm 65 gives us a unique portrait of a deity who tends the soil, waters its furrows, and crowns the year with a rich harvest.
A U.S. church delegation this winter discovered a Cuba at the crossroads of change.
Low-wage work and racial inequity are rife in jobs that move food to your table.
Many in Central America say it's time to consider decriminalizing drugs.
Gathering people from different faiths to serve others is one way of living out the command of Jesus to offer comfort to the afflicted.
A new definition of malnutrition is emerging, as formerly developing countries are globalized into “fast-food nation” lifestyles.
Subsidizing coal is like finding that beer-drinking college student and paying him to sit in a bar all day and night—it’s not just unnecessary, it’s ludicrous.
The New Evangelicals: Expanding the Vision of the Common Good, by Marcia Pally (Eerdmans)
Four books that encourage people of faith to bring more light and less heat to the public square—and to our pews.
Thank you for printing Michelle Alexander’s commentary “When the Spirit Says Go” in your March issue.
"Denial / This has nothing to do with blackness. / This has everything to do with blackness."
Rose Marie Berger’s article “Slaves in Our Family” (February 2012) is a reminder to us that slavery in our country didn’t end with the Emancipation Proclamation.