Friday, 18 October 2013 16:07

Compassion fatigue hinders aid to poor

Staying motivated for service among the poor demands discipline and maintaining a positive attitude.

Published in Social Issues
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 16:40

Ministries blending food and faith

Churches, divinity schools, CBF and others see interest among Christians who want their food choices and ministries to reflect concern for the poor and the environment. 

Published in People
Monday, 14 October 2013 18:24

Confessions of a conflicted feminist

What is an avowed feminist to do when her call to ministry seems to conflict with her desire to be a wife and mother?

Published in Commentaries
Thursday, 10 October 2013 14:42

Prison songs

In times of hardship, singing “brings out the soul.”

Published in Can I Get a Witness?
Wednesday, 02 October 2013 18:07

Locating the church

Is it possible to follow Jesus while forgetting the church?

Published in Thinking Theologically
Tuesday, 17 September 2013 20:28

Fear not education

The fear of learning can create self-imposed limits that serve as obstacles to spiritual growth.

Published in Commentaries
Thursday, 22 August 2013 13:47

Singing for community

Just as back-up singers provide the real structure and strength of a song, the church can be that source of support for individual Christians.

Published in Talk With the Preacher
Monday, 05 August 2013 16:28

Judgment and empathy

We can’t see clearly into the lives of others. We can’t know what it’s like to be them. But we can empathize.

Published in Commentaries
Monday, 08 July 2013 02:10

Church in foreclosure? Make a plan

An Alabama Baptist church learns its building may be auctioned off by the end of the month. Pastors who have faced similar situations say it's vital that they act and remember the church is not the building.

Published in Congregations
Tuesday, 02 July 2013 18:20

Still believing in the church

The funny thing about people who proclaim to be atheists is that ministers could agree with a lot of what they have to say.

Published in Commentaries
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