Until 1565, the local church was also the seminary.
11 pastors and theologians weigh in
Our old, clerical ways cannot be redeemed.
Churches need volunteers. Those volunteers need something in return.
Cheap resistance is like cheap grace. It risks very little.
Jewish history tells me to be both compassionate and alert. When it comes to the Palestinian conflict, I don't know how to do both at once.
For a Niebuhrian, the former FBI director doesn't seem to have much self-doubt.
A physical space can be at the vital center of ministry—if you don't make it an idol.
"It's a sin problem," goes the slogan, "not a gun problem." Whatever definition of sin is operative here, it isn't Paul's.
The House tax bill would cap the benefit—a solid idea in a bill that doesn't offer many.