The Inconvenience of Loving Wisdom
Those who are afraid to test their convictions will lose the moral high ground in calling non-Christians to test their own beliefs.
Each year, he helps to mobilize thousands of students to high-crime, high-poverty neighborhoods in the US and to dozens of nations around the world.
Hell or High Water
Looking for peace in all the wrong places.
Near the end of Hell or High Water, David Mackenzie's tragic and powerful Western/crime fusion, one of its principal characters speaks of being haunted by the events that have
How My Stereotype of Ex-Convicts Was Blown to Bits
Christianity Today President and CEO shares the joys and challenges of post-prison ministry.
“No matter your crime, color, culture, class, or crisis.”. “Working side by side with someone who has been convicted of a crime and served time in jail or prison can be scary.
How Is This Even True?
Is the O.J. Simpson trial really worth another 18 hours of TV? It sure is - now more than ever.
in 'The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story'. But you were thinking of the FX miniseries The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story, which just wrapped up in early April.
Turkey Releases US Street Evangelist Facing Deportation
Missionary David Byle works with successful Bible correspondence course in Muslim-majority nation.
A prosecutor dropped the first charge on May 8, 2007, because Byle's literature did not insult other religions and because “missionary activity” is not a crime in Turkey. On Nov.
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.
levels. Bill Clinton's Crime Bill of 1994 escalated the arrests of people of color for nonviolent crimes. He later admitted that signing the bill was a mistake.
Ron Sider: Why I Am Voting for Hillary Clinton
This election, there are only two meaningful choices for president. Why one is the far wiser choice.
that he would “bring back waterboarding and a hell of a lot worse than waterboarding.” He has called for killing the families, even children, of terrorists—which is a war crime under both
I Forgave My Teen Daughter’s Killer
The gospel taught me that forgiveness is not a pardon.
being. Restorative justice encourages empathy, but our current justice system is all about punishment for the crime, not about connecting the community.
Sweden Can't Deport Christian Convert Back to Iran (Yet)
Canada also stalled over Iranian Christian 'war criminal', while Czech Republic will deport 25 Iraqi Christians.
board denied him asylum. But the board didn't properly apply the war crime complicity law, the federal court said. Canada's immigration and refugee
Evangelicals Now Officially Divided on Death Penalty
NAE updates 1973 resolution on Christian ethics of capital punishment.
“If no crime is considered serious enough to warrant capital punishment, then the gravity of the most atrocious crime is diminished accordingly,” reads the NAE's 1973 resolution.
Weekend Edition—February 12, 2016
The draft, Valentine's Day, Mary McLeod Bethune, and more!
bill, which passed a state Senate committee in late January, could make organizations that sponsor refugees liable if the new residents should later commit a terroristic act or other crime