‘Dig’ digs into the Bible — but is it ‘true’?

By Kimberly Winston / Religion News Service
(RNS) Breathlessly describing his new USA Network series “Dig” in a promo, leading man Jason Isaacs promises that “everything is based on reality and… read more

A culture of prayer

By Alex Joyner
The place of prayer “I’ll pray for you.” It rolls off our tongues so easily when someone shares a struggle he is having or her worries about a loved one. As we… read more

Does Jesus focus on the family?

By Tom Fuerst
It almost goes without saying that most Americans, especially Christians, think the family is the foundation of society. To that end, one of our greatest impulses is to use… read more

Worship for Kids: April 5, 2015

By Carolyn C. Brown
From a Child's Point of View Gospel: John 20:1-18 or Mark 16:1-8. According to Mark, when the women found the tomb empty and heard what the angels said, they were not happy but… read more

4 Names: Mary Magdalene, Philip, Lazarus, and Peter

By Adam Thomas
If you’ve ever been to a Bible study that I’ve led, then you know that I have a lot of favorite scenes in the Gospel according to John. But John 20:1-18 is easily in… read more

What the dress tells us about ourselves

By Randall Hardman
In the case that you didn't log on to Facebook yesterday, you'll be glad to know that you missed a complete national freakout over an article of clothing. Within hours, the social … read more

2 biblical truths that guide small group ministry

By Steve Cordle
“What curriculum should our group meetings follow?” “How often should our group meet?” “What is the role of a group leader?” There are a… read more

3 ways relics and artifacts can help us ‘find Jesus’

By David Gibson / Religion News Service, Michael McKinley
(RNS) Why are we so fascinated with any historical artifact — relics, as some call them — associated with Jesus? Even the most suspect claim of a “lost”… read more

Bible idolatry?

By Mike Slaughter
I recently blogged about the heresy of the nation-state, one of three heresies addressed in “Renegade Gospel: The Rebel Jesus.” Our commitment to Jesus must always… read more

Biology and same-sex love

By Mike Regele
This article is excerpted from chapter three of the author's recent book Science, Scripture, and Same-Sex Love (Abingdon Press, 2014). Science is a human enterprise seeking… read more

Italy and Vatican on guard after threat from Islamic State

By Eric J. Lyman / USA Today
ROME (RNS) The Italian government is on high alert after threats from the Islamic State called Italy “the nation signed with the blood of the cross.” Italy is one of a … read more

3 gifts the church can glean from the spiritual but not religious

By Rebekah Simon-Peter
We have a lot to learn from the “spiritual-but-not-religious” crowd. Chances are, though, it’s not what you think. I’ve taught a number of classes in… read more
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