A growing acknowledgment exists among many religious leaders, that it’s crucial for the church to become more receptive to the issues facing their 21st century congregants.
Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world, so a Muslim president may be coming sooner than later. But that’s not really the point.
Is grief appropriate? Is it healing? Jonathan Delavan shares his emotional epiphany on a sensitive issue.
In a world where controversial ‘Hot Topics’ are abuzz, Brian Gawlak finds the teachable moments in trending issues.
Joe Doe on how we can be more respectful of others’ religious beliefs.
The takeaway message of The Book of Jonah is this: my god—the sky god known as Jehovah—is no longer a local god found on Mount Sinai. My god’s going global!
We’re all here today because of mistakes we didn’t pay for. We’ve all dodged a thousand bullets to get to where we are today. And if we’re around next year, it’ll be because we dodged dozens more.
Jeremy McKeen remembers the mustard seed of faith that almost was. — “Between the Pope and air conditioning,” says Harry Block of Woody Allen’s 1997 Deconstructing Harry, “I’d choose air conditioning.” The Pope, however, does have a castle. And cool outfits. But the sentiment of that quote, that in our modern age an individual would choose science, […]
Believing you only get one life gives you more to live for, not less.
The Bible has been used to defend every imaginable belief, so what authority does it really have?
With Tom Hanks in the lead, Rich Monetti says the Coen Brothers’ film kills the presumption that we control our destinies.