Wednesday, 07 August 2013 17:45

Demanding a living wage

All of us are to blame because fast-food workers do not earn a living wage.

Published in Thinking Theologically
Tuesday, 30 July 2013 19:10

Doing the gospel

Justice begins with the plight of the poor, the oppressed, the marginalized, the outcast and the disenfranchised.

Published in Commentaries

A Southern Baptist pastor preached on a timely topic July 14 in a town at the center of media attention over a high-profile murder case.

Published in Social Issues
Monday, 15 July 2013 13:28

Jury selection helped Zimmerman

In theory, an ill-informed jury is an objective jury. In reality, an ill-informed jury is a disengaged and ignorant jury.

Published in Commentaries
Tuesday, 09 July 2013 18:19

Christians and capital punishment

Every ethicist chooses one particular social issue on which to focus -- at least for a time. Unfortunately, too few have focused on capital punishment for a sufficiently sustained time to bring about a sea change in public opinion.

Published in Commentaries
Monday, 01 April 2013 16:50

Forgiving Judas

It’s easy to vilify Judas, but is it the appropriate response to betrayal?

Published in Commentaries
Tuesday, 26 March 2013 14:42

Holy Week: Breaking the silence

The secret is out. The silence is broken. The kingdom of God is here.

Published in Can I Get a Witness?
Friday, 22 March 2013 19:19

Baptists go after payday loans

Acting against predatory lending is both biblical and Baptist.

Published in Commentaries
Thursday, 07 February 2013 16:35

Slain pastor lawsuit headed for trial

A wrongful death lawsuit stemming from the shooting death of a pastor caught in the middle of a botched drug investigation can move forward, an appeals court said Feb. 4.

Published in People
Thursday, 24 January 2013 20:04

No prison for molester termed unfair

A newspaper editorial says a light sentence for a former Southern Baptist music minister who sexually abused five boys in the 1980s points to a problem in America’s justice system.

Published in People
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