Wars and rumors of … religion

Bill Leonard

With war comes bad religion, masquerading as authentic faith.

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Gay Christians exist: The LGBT issue, part 4

David Gushee

How even ardent traditionalists now (sometimes) acknowledge the existence of gay Christians.

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Martyrdom is for real martyrs

Bill Wilson

There is nearly always someone who has it worse than we do.

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We are not alone

Amy Butler

There’s significant power in having the courage to name the pain we carry.

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The changing shape of denominational tribes

John Chandler

In a word, it’s skinnier.

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Sighing with the Spirit

Molly T. Marshall

Prayer is not always about stringing words together.

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Change we can all support: The LGBT issue, part 3

David Gushee

Much has changed for LGBT people in America since Anita Bryant and Jerry Falwell days — change we all can support, I hope.

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Felices son los estupidos

Brett Younger

A measure of humility comes with attempts to speak another language.

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Apocalyptic sex: Lest we forget

Bill Leonard

Christian history suggests the Church just can’t resolve the flesh/spirit dilemma, past or present.

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What exactly is the issue? The LGBT issue, part 2

David Gushee

Historic Christian understandings of sexuality are being reevaluated due to evidence offered in the lives of those who do not fit the norm, together with associated research and mental health efforts. 

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Building a high trust leadership culture

Bill Wilson

Staff issues nearly always figure in the mix in a church conflict.

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Selfies

John Chandler

Millennials advocate radical freedom and that’s good. But the shadow side is the devaluing of community.

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The camp of the litmus-testers

Amy Butler

Just when you think you know the lay of the land, the gospel invites you to love harder.

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The dead-end of revenge

Molly T. Marshall

The “fall to violence” could be the original sin.

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Starting a conversation: The LGBT Issue, part 1

David Gushee

Every generation has its hot-button issue. For us, it’s the “the LGBT issue.”

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