Open to children

What does it mean to "turn to faith"? To gather in the like-minded and bar the door? Or to take a riskier move outward?

Persecuted in Pakistan

A Christian educator survives a beating

"Church of Pakistan college principal beaten," read the headline. I am that principal.

Back in Iraq

Air strikes give the illusion of surgical intervention. But they are not unambiguous humanitarian acts.

Time for another paradigm shift in policing

In the 19th century, the U.S. adopted a "social peacekeeper" model of policing. Then the Civil War left behind a surplus of firearms.

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Reflections of the Lectionary

Reflections on the Lectionary

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