Just Say Something

By Tina Fox
When someone is hurting, we don't always know what to say to them. So, we say nothing. Just say something. I've read so many blogs (and written some myself) about what NOT to say… read more

Why Easter Is More Important Than Christmas

By John Partridge
In the church, we observe a handful of "holy days" but really make a big deal about two of them: Christmas and Easter. The average church person believes this to be true because… read more

When Can We Stop Calling Marriage an ‘Institution’?

By Tom Fuerst
Something in me dies every time I hear someone talk about marriage as an institution. The word "institution" seems to take all the spirit out of the word "marriage." When you prod … read more

Emotional Landmines: Leading When Explosions Occur

By Billy Doidge Kilgore
For many the church is a place of comfort and support, but for leaders within congregations it's an emotional minefield. The emotional landmines leaders encounter sit below the… read more

Responding to ‘Noah’

By Peter Surran
A Flood of Controversy There's an old joke that goes like this: Q: Where was Noah when the lights went out? A: In d'ark! Dark is certainly one word that has been used to describe… read more

‘Blood Moon’ Sets Off Apocalyptic Debate Among Some Christians

By Sarah Pulliam Bailey / Religion News Service
(RNS) Could Tuesday's "blood moon" event be connected to Jesus' return? Some Christians think so. Around 2 a.m. EST on Tuesday (April 15), the moon will slide into Earth's shadow, … read more

Schism: Good or Bad, Don't Believe the Hype

By Shane Raynor
If you follow religion blogs and news sites, it's likely you've heard buzz about the possibility of schism in the United Methodist Church. The controversies surrounding… read more

What's Happening to the Middle Class?

By Mike Poteet
Making Ends Meet British comedian Ronnie Barker once told a joke about the out-of-work contortionist who could no longer make ends meet. Unfortunately, for an increasing number of … read more

Interview: Judy Fentress-Williams

By Betsy Hall
Rev. Dr. Judy Fentress-Williams is Professor of Old Testament at Virginia Theological Seminary and Senior Assistant to the Pastor for Teaching and Preaching at Alfred Street… read more

Living Stones

By Jennifer H. Williams
1 Peter 2:2-10 Peter, in his first letter, tells us that we are to be living stones: "Come to [Christ], a living stone, though rejected by mortals yet chosen and precious in God's … read more

Survey: More People Say the Good Book Isn’t a God Book

By Cathy Lynn Grossman / Religion News Service
(RNS) Bible films may be raking it in at the box office, but fewer people are reading the original and taking it seriously. The American Bible Society's latest State of the Bible… read more

The Empty Tomb

By Alex Joyner
Easter: An End or a Beginning? On Easter morning, some will come to worship because they want to experience an ending and others because they want to experience a beginning. Some… read more
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