Recent controversy over a TV reality show is part of a battle that has been going on throughout Christian history.

Published in Commentaries
Friday, 22 November 2013 12:59

Between heaven and hell

The deaths of JFK, C.S. Lewis and Aldous Huxley all on the same day prompted one author to imagine what the three might say to each other at a meeting in the hereafter.

Published in Commentaries
Thursday, 10 October 2013 14:42

Prison songs

In times of hardship, singing “brings out the soul.”

Published in Can I Get a Witness?
Thursday, 18 July 2013 17:38

New strides toward freedom

Whatever else the Trayvon Martin case means, it compels us to continue, even extend, realistic conversations and actions related to the incessant dilemmas of race and racism in America.

Published in Can I Get a Witness?
Friday, 05 July 2013 15:41

Celebrating the Ninth of July

The freedoms that Americans celebrate on July 4 didn’t apply to many citizens until nearly a century later, when the 14th Amendment guaranteed all citizens equal protection under the law.

Published in Commentaries
Wednesday, 03 July 2013 16:07

Faithful apologies

What makes Christian conviction turn to apology?

Published in Can I Get a Witness?
Monday, 10 June 2013 17:04

Honoring the real Lottie Moon

Lottie Moon concluded she must listen to God rather than the traditionalists of her day.

Published in Commentaries
Monday, 03 June 2013 18:44

Shaming women into silence

The early church provided equality to women for church leadership, only to have -- within a short time -- the gospel message distorted to justify women’s subordination to men.

Published in Commentaries
Monday, 06 May 2013 16:03

Woman named to lead British Baptists

Lynn Green, currently a regional minister in the Baptist Union of Great Britain, was elected the union’s general secretary by the Baptist Assembly on Saturday.

Published in Organizations
Friday, 03 May 2013 17:15

A tribute to H. Leon McBeth

Longtime church historian Leon McBeth is remembered as "one of the true freedom-loving Baptists of recent times."

Published in Commentaries
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