One sabbath while Jesus was going through the grainfields, his disciples plucked some heads of grain, rubbed them in their hands, and ate them. But some of the Pharisees said, “Why are you doing what is not lawful on the sabbath?” Jesus answered, “Have you not read what David did when he and his companions […]
Day: September 5, 2014
Ian Paul reviews a biography of Archbishop Justin Welby and assesses his leadership style.
While life gets better for millions of gays, the number of homeless LGBT teens – many cast out by their religious families – quietly keeps growing.
Gradually a theology of God’s liberating preference for the poor has itself been liberated.
The World Health Organization says that more than 2 billion people have gained access to an improved source of drinking water since 1990.
Ed Stetzer who blogs for Christianity Today says it is time to create hospice ministries for dying churches. “Today, most denomination or network leaders react to the closing of churches. In the future, wise leaders must anticipate and prepare for the closure of churches.”