Jeremiah lived in Jerusalem at the time when the Babylonians were laying siege to the city.
"The Bible knows nothing about peace without justice," said that great prophet of joyful restorative justice, Desmond Tutu, when he received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1984.
I enjoy addressing the contributions of women in history at Christian colleges or universities.
Many of you have attended a class at church designed to help you discern your spiritual gifts.
As we celebrate Easter and Christ's empty tomb, we recognize that Calvary changes everything!
Jesus, who was a Palestinian Jew living under Roman occupation, preached a message that was anti-state and religious imperialism.
Many of us were raised in churches that taught that women should be silent in the church because of the teachings of Paul in 1 Corinthians 14:34.
That U.S. megaphone of amazing grace, Shane Claiborne, was recently moved to tears after witnessing a youth gathering in Australia.
Last week I celebrated the political prominence women enjoy today as a direct extension of the gains earned for women by early evangelica