The God Whisperer

By Rebekah Simon-Peter
Of all the roles a pastor plays — teacher, preacher, prophet, counselor, visionary, fundraiser, custodian, PR person, administrator, cheerleader, event planner — my… read more

New planets raise old questions

By Emily McFarlan Miller / Religion News Service
(RNS) For millennia, people have gazed into the night sky and wondered, “Are we alone?” Now the discovery of seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a nearby dwarf… read more

Support for Muslim ban up among white evangelicals

By Emily McFarlan Miller / Religion News Service
(RNS) Support for a temporary ban on Muslims entering the United States has dropped among all religious groups — except white evangelicals.  In fact, among this group… read more

The Johnson Amendment

By Mike Poteet
Targeting the Johnson Amendment During remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast on February 2, President Donald Trump pointed to “the right to worship according to our own… read more

Love In A Big World: Conversations

By Tamara Fyke
Perhaps it is how we are made; perhaps words of truth reach us best through the heart, and stories and songs are the language of the heart. – Stephen R. Lawhead Like many of … read more

What's wrong with being right

By Rebekah Simon-Peter
I can’t tell you how relieved I was to discover some 27 years ago, at the beginning of my journey to ordained ministry, that the United Methodist Church does not claim to be … read more

Are you showing impact to your givers?

By Nathan Ealy
I was having a conversation with a friend recently about her family’s giving. For some background she and her husband are in their mid 30s, her husband does well in a… read more

Scientists ponder how to talk to the faithful about climate change

By Lauren Markoe / Religion News Service
(RNS) After sessions on gravitational waves, nuclear forensics and artificial intelligence, one of the world’s largest general science conferences invited attendees to hear… read more

Faith and Life: Taking Bible Study to the Community

By Jack L. Seymour
The Bible is at the heart of faith. This library of witnesses invites us into the struggles of faithful people who, during conflicts, sought to love God and neighbors and share… read more

Do we ignore, avoid or confront evil?

By Christy Thomas
Dear Thoughtful Pastor: There is evil in the world, at many levels, from government and business down to communities and ourselves. On encountering evil, what is our Christian… read more

Love In A Big World: Connected

By Tamara Fyke
Have you ever thought about who and what define your world? According to Bronfenbrenner’s Ecological Systems Theory (1979), our world is comprised of five interworking… read more

We Are the Small Group!

By Lewis A. Parks
I believe it was “Charlie-in-the-Box,” the misnamed Jack-in-the-box sentry on the Island of Misfit Toys who said disparagingly in the middle of a snow storm… read more
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