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Bolivia Makes Evangelism a Crime
Evangelicals ‘deeply worried’ about socialist government’s changes to penal code.
Evangelicals 'deeply worried' about socialist government's changes to penal code.
My Story: From Prison to Freedom, and What I’ve Learned about the Promise of the Gospel
Formerly incarcerated person pastors church in Orange County
Crime and drug abuse led me to county jail, and eventually state prison. But others have a similar story, so again I had to ask why anyone would want to read a book by me.
‘Mindhunter’ Offers a Stark Warning About the Limits of Empathy
Our reviewer says Netflix’s new crime drama is the service’s best show yet.
'Mindhunter' Offers a Stark Warning About the Limits of Empathy. Our reviewer says Netflix's new crime drama is the service's best show yet. Cameron McAllister| November 8, 2017.
Andy Savage’s Standing Ovation Was Heard Round the World. Because It Was Wrong.
It's not an incident. It's abuse.
Others will debate whether it's a crime, or whether someone can be restored to some form of leadership after abusing their authority. There's certainly more to be said and done here.
Don’t Dismiss Abuse: People Matter More than Institutions
No more prioritizing institutional protection over individual needs
And be willing to believe people who are sharing their pain. When a crime is reported, call the police. And, when allegations are credible, take action.
Welcoming the Prisoner into Your Small Group
Prison Fellowship's new curriculum invites Christians to learn how their faith intersects with America's criminal justice system.
President Trump, who has called for longer sentences, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has linked leniency to rising violent crime, have caused a slowdown on reform
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. Isn't The Keepers just more grist for the true crime mill at this point?
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
Behavioral Science Catches Up to the Bible
Research is confirming ancient wisdom about human nature. But can it really make us better people?
On the plus side, religious people tend to score better on behavior tests. They're more social, more generous, and less prone to crime, addiction, or other vices.
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
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.
Bolivia’s President Revokes Evangelism Restrictions
Evo Morales announces on national TV that controversial criminal code will be scrapped.
Evo Morales announces on national TV that controversial criminal code will be scrapped.
The Year Science Took Over the Pro-Life Movement
Even the technology touted at 2018’s March for Life can divide the cause when it comes to abortion policy.
Those who voted against the bill, NRLC president Carol Tobias said, “will need to try to explain why they voted against making it a crime to treat a born-alive human person as medical
The Radical Christian Faith of Frederick DouglassSubscriber Access Only
The great abolitionist spoke words of rebuke—and hope—to a slaveholding society.
with God. 'Not Color, but Crime'. The crucible be masters? Perhaps, he thought, it “was not color, but crime, not God, but man” that created slavery. In 1826
The Religious Conflict at the Heart of Our Culture Wars
How theological differences over sex have fueled some of the bitterest political fights of the past century and more.
the eugenic ideas then common among the white middle and upper classes,” which is a little like saying Al Capone was caught up in the glamorization of organized crime then common
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.
Cover Story: Blessed Are the HandoutsSubscriber Access Only
Why some Christian poverty experts believe we should give cash to the poor, no strings attached.
education. The cash transfers also reduced the chances of teenagers committing a crime by 22 percent, likely a result of less crime committed by their parents.
Pew: What Christians Worry About Most
How five religious groups rank seven bad scenarios.
How five religious groups rank seven bad scenarios.
Why the US Thinks Restricting International Adoptions Will Save Them
Why the US Thinks Restricting International Adoptions Will Save Them
Experts debate State Department strategy to let the little children come less.
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