Why is the Church Silent About Sexuality and Sexual Desires?

Why is the Church Silent about Sexual Desires

If God doesn’t have a problem talking about sexual issues with His people, then neither should the Church.

Why Black Men Don’t Like Church

Why Black Men Don't Go to Church

Pastor Anthony S. Davis believes it’s time for the church to become real and relevant so black men can realize that Jesus is not a hustle.

Reflections of a Catholic at a Congregationalist Church Camp: ‘We Are All Aliens”

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Ethan Keller describes his time as a counselor at a Congregationalist camp, and the impact that had on his life.

3 Churchy Phrases That Are Scaring Off Millenials

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The statistics are in. The millennials are leaving the church, and nobody seems quite sure what to do about it.

Discovering Gay Pentecostals and Buying a Pink Bible

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Gay Pentecostal Christian? Can these descriptors all fit together? After years of searching, Samuel Autman found the answer to this question and tells his story.

The Greatest Lie Ever Told: Pain, Masculinity & the Spiritual Path

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Ryan Kuja makes an inquiry into the connections between spiritual and emotional suffering and our path to transformation.

Jealous Worship

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Dr. Jana Craft has been inspired by a fellow parishioner; his worship has stirred her heart (and made her a bit jealous, too).

Pope Francis Reminds Us of St. Francis & the Heart of Spirituality

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Bruce Davis reflects on the work of Pope Francis, the state of the church today and the true meaning of spirituality.

The Church Needs to Stop Hating on Homosexuality

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Rev. Dr. John D’Elia points out that the poor and needy are mentioned 400+ times in the Bible, while homosexuality gets a paltry two mentions.

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Marriage

Much like in a marriage, simplicity and directness are virtues in Telaina Eriksen’s wry, tender poem.

Empty Pews: 6 Good Reasons Not To Go To Church

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In this provocative piece, author and speaker Dale Fincher shares a few good reasons why many American Christians aren’t occupying the pews for an hour like they used to.

Does Your Pastor Want To Skip Church?

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Ministers are the last people you think might consider leaving church, but I’m one of them.

7 Suprisingly Simple Ways to Meet the Divine and Feel Inspired

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Theologian Mark Bowness used to look for God in church. Then he discovered evidence of the creator in ordinary, everyday events.

The First Lady Syndrome: Trauma Induced by Her ‘Man of God’

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There’s an outbreak in the church and it’s causing wide-spread illness. To save humanity, we have to do more than shout for a cure.

Pull Up the Red Carpet that Leads to the Altar

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Faith leaders plagued with the “Man of God” disease are becoming a liability to the community. They’re more interested in building a brand than being a servant.