A Portrait of America’s First Atheists
What life was like for unbelievers long before Christopher Hitchens and company arrived on the scene.
A Portrait of America's First Atheists. What life was like for unbelievers long before Christopher Hitchens and company arrived on the scene. Timothy Larsen
Sho Baraka: Why I Can't Vote for Either Trump or Clinton
Both candidates fail to address the heart concerns of black evangelicals like me.
Neither of these Americas is great to me. True Liberation. Many Trump supporters want to resurrect bigoted ideologies. Neither of these Americas is great to me.
Here's Where America's 338,000 Christian Refugees Come From
Evangelical, Catholic, Baptist, Pentecostal, and other resettled believers hail from quite different countries.
Here's Where America's 338,000 Christian Refugees Come From. Evangelical, Catholic, Baptist, Pentecostal, and other resettled believers hail from quite different countries.
Morning Roundup 4/14/15
Time to Think; Global Christianity; Abraham Lincoln
quarter of all Christians live in Europe (26%). A plurality – more than a third – now are in the Americas (37%). About one in every four Christians lives
Mission Fields on the Move
The massive global migration we see today presents unparalleled opportunities for ministry.
migrant people. Spain is geographically situated between Europe and Africa, and tied to the Americas by three centuries as an imperial power. As such
Some Perspective on Millennials Serving in Ministry
What are we to think about Millennials as future leaders of the ministry?
landscape. Pew Research Center. Retrieved from http://www.pewforum.org/ 2015/05/12/americas-changing-religious-landscape/.  Mabry, JR (2013).
Christian College Will Auction Rare Bibles To Preserve Others
Some debate whether Gordon College's Vining Collection should stay together.
The collection included early parchments of the Greek New Testament, the first edition of Martin Luther's German Bible, and copies of the first Bibles printed in the Americas in a Native
Will Utah Eventually End America's Same-Sex Marriage Debate?
The final ruling on Kitchen v. Herbert could accomplish what DOMA and Prop. 8 cases failed to do.
Will Utah Eventually End America's Same-Sex Marriage Debate? The final ruling on Kitchen v. Herbert could accomplish what DOMA and Prop. 8 cases failed to do.
Pew: Religious Hostility Reaches Six-Year High Worldwide
(UPDATED) An update on the groundbreaking global quantification of religious freedom by the Pew Research Center.
Europe saw the highest increase of government restrictions in 2012, while the Americas was the only region where social hostilities did not increase.
Educational Inequity Demands a Christian Response
Futures depend on it.
Ferrell Foster is director of ethics and justice for the Texas Baptist Christian Life Commission. Translation by Elsa Romero of the Baptist University of the Americas in San Antonio.
A Growing Gap: How Black and White Christians Now Think About Race
New findings from major study on religion and race show who thinks 'separate but equal' is sufficient, and who wants to stop talking about race altogether.
"We do not live in a post-racial nation, the [new 2012 results] suggests, but in a land of two Americas divided by race, and less willing than ever to find a common ground of