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God, Guns, and OilSubscriber Access Only
A Los Angeles church seeks the good of its neighborhood by confronting crime and environmental distress.
A Los Angeles church seeks the good of its neighborhood by confronting crime and environmental distress. God, Guns, and Oil. A Los Angeles church
In 'The Keepers,' Harrowing Crimes Awaken Our Longing for Justice
Netflix's troubling true-crime docuseries wrestles with what happens when murder and abuse go unpunished.
Netflix's troubling true-crime docuseries wrestles with what happens when murder and abuse go unpunished. In 'The Keepers,' Harrowing Crimes Awaken Our Longing for Justice.
‘Twin Peaks: The Return’ Gets Cosmic Conflict Disturbingly Right
David Lynch’s cult-classic revival is exactly as imaginative—and as uncomfortable—as it always needed to be.
When Lynch took a mid-series hiatus, the show fell into mediocrity. But many viewers had already bailed, preferring the security of formulaic crime shows.
Engaging Churches in Caring for Incarcerated Persons and Their Families
Correctional ministry leader calls churches to care for the incarcerated as they do the sick.
The staggering numbers of persons in the criminal justice system makes it virtually impossible that an individual church does not have a family impacted by crime and incarceration.
How Churches Can Give Sanctuary and Still Support the Law
800 congregations are working to protect undocumented immigrants. A leader with the New Sanctuary Movement says yours should be one of them.
The concept of sanctuary comes from Numbers 25, which is a prescription for the people of God to act when someone has committed a crime, but the response to that crime is cruel and
Pew: What Christians Worry About Most
How five religious groups rank seven bad scenarios.
How five religious groups rank seven bad scenarios.
Are You And Your Church Acting Like Sheep? An Invitation To Correctional Ministry
Our biblical mandate requires us to care for the marginalized, including those impacted by crime.
Our biblical mandate requires us to care for the marginalized, including those impacted by crime. Sep 8, 2016. correctional ministry, incarceration. Are
When The Church Becomes Complicit In Sin: Lessons On Preventing and Combatting Sexual Abuse
God wants those institutions that bear His name to be holy in the secret places. Only then are they truly His.
Lesson Two: It Is Never Okay to Cover Up The Crime of Abuse. As others. Our choice to handle a crime 'in house' is never a choice on behalf of the victim.
Biblical Hospitality: The Simplest Way to Change the World, an Interview with Dustin Willis & Brandon Clements
Biblical Hospitality as a Way of Life
But not everyone will end up doing something drastic. Not everyone will be called to go overseas, start a non-profit, or move to a crime-ridden inner-city neighborhood.
3 Disaster Myths That Only Compound the Devastation
The biggest threat facing churches isn’t a disaster event—it’s how we think about disasters.
Elderly people in high crime areas live in fear of being harmed and may not open their door to people they don't know, even if those people are trying to help them survive a heat wave.
Of Old Testament Haircuts and New Testament Head CoveringsSubscriber Access Only
How Scripture records God consistently defending the humanity and dignity of women against sexual violence and exploitation.
In Roman law, the rape of a captive by the owner wasn't considered a crime at all, and rape of someone else's slave was seen only as a property crime against the slave's owner.
'They Call Us Monsters' Offers a More Compassionate Brand of Juvenile Justice
Ben Lear's directorial debut humanizes the debate about adult prison sentences for juvenile offenders.
By the early 1990s, ostensibly “tough on crime” policies gained broad political traction, and many states adopted laws that automatically transfer certain juvenile cases to the adult court
Evangelical Views of the 2016 Election: "Jill Stein is my imperfect candidate."
Evangelical millenial minority chooses the Green Party
The vast majority of those people did not commit any crime unrelated to their immigration status. There is little reason to believe that Hillary Clinton would change course on the issue.
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.
Prison Fellowship Fights the 48,000 Forces Keeping Former Inmates from a Second Chance
Broad coalition launches awareness month to dismantle ‘second prison’ beyond bars.
Depending on their state or the nature of their crime, they may also no longer be eligible for benefits such as public housing, welfare, and food stamps.
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.
Beth Moore: There’s No Place Like Houston
My hometown is diverse, strong, and faithful. After Harvey, it will never be the same.
We're a long shot from ideal. There's crime, of course, like you'd find in any city with our girth. There's poverty and much that pleads to be done to relieve it.
I'm a Rare Breed: An Elite Chess Player Who’s Open About His Faith
Why I follow Jesus publicly, even when people warn that my career will suffer.
blessed. If you committed a heinous crime, you could make a large donation to some saint or crawl on your knees to the altar, begging for forgiveness.
US Prepares to Deport Hundreds of Iraqi Christians
American veteran faces forced return to dangerous homeland that two-thirds of his fellow believers have fled.
American veteran faces forced return to dangerous homeland that two-thirds of his fellow believers have fled.
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
Jonathan Falwell’s Caribbean Vacation Turned into Hurricane Ministry
Q+A: Jonathan Falwell’s Caribbean Vacation Turned into Hurricane Relief Ministry
After Irma disrupted his 25th wedding anniversary, Baptist pastor shares how he got Samaritan’s Purse to come to the rescue of St. Martin and why he went right back.
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