A unique faith-based training program in Memphis gives new teachers the skills and community they need to survive and thrive.
As military recruiters gain a foothold in Christian schools, grassroots activists are sounding the alarm.
Where is the resolve among us to make lasting change for all children?
U.S. intervention has been the problem in Iraq, not the solution.
We can work with others even while disagreeing on significant issues.
Following a musician's journey through the rough and the redeemed.
Calvary is a rare and beautiful film, one that tells the truth, or at least asks for it honestly.
Slow Church: Cultivating Community in the Patient Way of Jesus. IVP Books.
Maybe young black men with transformed intellects isn't what the educational-industrial complex wants.
Excerpt from Bonhoeffer’s Black Jesus: Harlem Renaissance Theology and an Ethic of Resistance, by Reggie L. Williams
Thank you for the article about the work of Robert Lentz (“An Iconic Faith,” by Patricia Zapor, July 2014) with the wonderful photos by Lloyd Wolf.
As a retired UCC pastor, I felt comfortable with Tom Allio’s well-done essay on Pope Francis (“No Longer the ‘Best Kept Secret,’” July 2014). All Protestants can be inspired by this teaching.
Thanks so much for publishing David P. Gushee’s excellent “The Stubborn Persistence of Jew Hatred” (July 2014).
Peter and Kelly Shenk Koontz know the difficulties and joys of peacebuilding in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Thank you for Randall Balmer’s article on the rise of the New Atheism (“Losing My Religion,” June 2014).
The article by Michelle Alexander (“How to Dismantle the ‘New Jim Crow,’” July 2014) is heart-touching and wise. We Americans are fighting drug use now just as we fought alcohol in prohibition days.
Memphis Teacher Residency believes that "urban education is the single greatest social justice and civil rights issue in America today."