We don't need more Christians

By Courtney T Ball
We've come a long way. In his day, Jesus was mocked, beaten, and publicly executed for his ministry. He was called a blaspheming treasonous criminal. Today, an empire similar to… read more

Pope Francis: The devil is real and don’t underestimate him

By Josephine McKenna / Religion News Service
VATICAN CITY (RNS) As millions of revelers around the world dress in ghoulish costumes to mark Halloween and the darker side of life, Pope Francis warned that the devil is no myth … read more

Does purgatory have a prayer with Protestants?

By David Gibson / Religion News Service
(RNS) This Sunday (Nov. 2), on what is known as All Souls’ Day, Roman Catholics around the world will be praying for loved ones who have died and for all those who have… read more

Wesley's both/and Scripture way of salvation

By Clifton Stringer
While an undergraduate at UT Austin, I accepted Jesus as my personal Lord and Savior. I asked Jesus to come into me as he came into Lazarus' tomb and bring to life the dead things … read more

Ted Olson: ‘Point of no return’ on gay marriage passed

By Susan Page / USA Today
WASHINGTON (RNS) Former solicitor general Theodore Olson, the Republican lawyer who argued Bush v. Gore and the challenge to California’s Proposition 8, says the Supreme… read more

It's about time

By LinC (Living in Christ), Rose Taylor
The first Sunday in November marks the end of daylight-saving time and the return to standard time. “Spring forward” reverts to “fall back.” Reminders to… read more

Pastors and comedians

By Joseph Yoo
In a recent episode of the WTF Podcast, Marc Maron (the host) interviewed Jay Bakker, son of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker. The interview opened up with Jay saying that he always… read more

Fighting sin through affirmation

By Tom Fuerst
The temptations Jesus endures in Matthew 4 are often set up as the exemplary account of how we Christians ought also to fight temptation. Christ, alone in the desert for forty… read more

How should Christians respond to ISIS?

By Peter Surran
Recent news reports have been filled with stories of horrific violence committed by a terrorist organization that calls itself the “Islamic State” but has been called… read more

7 suggestions when your life is in drama

By Ron Edmondson
Cheryl and I were watching a drama show on television once — I don’t even remember which show it was — but the characters' lives were filled with marriage… read more

Sermon Options: December 14, 2014

By Sermon Options
The Good News of Christmas Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 In the comic strip Garfield by Jim Davis, Odie is asleep on the floor. Garfield walks up, lifts Odie's ear, and whispers, "Christmas … read more

It's time to stop hiding behind words

By Joseph Yoo
I love words. I love reading words. I love writing words. I love writing words even more after earning a little income from the words I write. I love speaking words. I love… read more
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