Despite protests, the group persisted in welcoming refugees to their community.
If the world is a gift, then all the things to which you relate—and many to which you don't—are also God's relation to you.
We thought her only stern and rigorous and dry—until one afternoon in October.
"Even Lucifer might well have a change of heart," said the fifth grader. "Isn't that right, Father?"
"A commemoration, not a celebration." What does this mean?
We asked readers to write on the theme "feast." Here are the most compelling entries.
Our two ministers associations merged. Our differences don't stop us from working together.
Princeton Theological Seminary's farm grows food. But this isn't the main point.
Theological educators don't just teach a particular kind of content. We also model a process for engaging with sensitive issues.
Matt grew up in the Episcopal Church. One Sunday he appeared at the altar—with his arms crossed over his chest.
Why and how I bless my children
As a child, I followed the order of worship in the bulletin, mentally checking off each item. My eyes were on the prize.
On the seventh floor of Hogwarts, Harry Potter and his friends discover a magical room. My church contains such a room.
I used to lead activities like the "Privilege Walk" and "Cross the Line." I couldn't shake the feeling that they were not taking us very far.
"Look at the birds of the air," said Jesus. Our lives are more akin to the frantic scurrying of rats and the disciplined marching of ants.