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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A sense of the heart

Bill Leonard

Religious experiences lead Christians to diverse, even disparate, actions in the world.

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Cooperative Baptist Fellowship: An alternative Christian model in a polarized era

David Gushee

Why a non-triumphal, ministry-focused Cooperative Baptist Fellowship matters in a polarized age. 

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The rearview mirror

Bill Wilson

Only when past negative experiences fade in size can new life begin.

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New South demographics

John Chandler

It’s hard to share the gospel if you don’t know how to say “hola.”

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Life isn’t fair

Amy Butler

Life is most decidedly not fair. People gain success when they’re kind and good and loving. And people gain success when they live with blatant and sometimes even harmful disregard for others.

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