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How Do You Solve a Theological Problem Like Maria?
Record hurricane season challenges believers in paradise to trust God amid life’s literal storms.
Record hurricane season challenges believers in paradise to trust God amid life's literal storms.
Caribbean Churches Destroyed by Deadly Hurricane Irma
Regional leaders are still assessing how millions of Christians fared in the storm.
Regional leaders are still assessing how millions of Christians fared in the storm.
Texas Churches Flooded by Harvey Sue FEMA for Discrimination
Building upon Supreme Court’s Trinity Lutheran ruling, lawsuit claims excluding churches from relief grants violates First Amendment.
Kate Shellnutt. September 06, 2017 6:24 AM. Image: FEMA. Hurricanes don't discriminate. As Matthew 5:45 states, God “sends rain on the just and on the unjust.”.
Trump Backs Churches Suing FEMA over Harvey Aid
President also donates $100,000 to Samaritan’s Purse for Texas hurricane relief efforts.
President also donates $100000 to Samaritan's Purse for Texas hurricane relief efforts.
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.
They assured me hurricanes wouldn't travel so far north, so they weren't sure why I was there. I had just started to respond when the noise of a passing train forced me to pause.
Houston Churches Fight Flooding After Harvey Cancels Services
Congregations take ‘all ready but not yet’ approach to Texas rains of biblical proportions.
Congregations take 'all ready but not yet' approach to Texas rains of biblical proportions.
When Jesus Doesn’t Calm the Storm
As I faced the Houston floods, I found myself asking questions about God’s providence.
When Jesus Doesn't Calm the Storm. As I faced the Houston floods, I found myself asking questions about God's providence. W. David O. Taylor| August 31, 2017.
Beth Moore: There’s No Place Like Houston
My hometown is diverse, strong, and faithful. After Harvey, it will never be the same.
My hometown is diverse, strong, and faithful. After Harvey, it will never be the same.
Hurricane Harvey Is Here. Time for Christians to Show What We’ve Learned Since Katrina.
Advice for US churches on Category 4 storm from a disaster researcher who survived 2005.
Hurricane Harvey Is Here. Time for Christians to Show What We've Learned Since Katrina. Advice for US churches on Category 4 storm from a disaster researcher who survived 2005.
Weekend Edition: October 2, 2015
Stephen Colbert, Kim Davis, Leading Change, and more this week.
future. Perhaps your community has a history of floods or of forest fires. Or maybe you live in an area prone to tornadoes or hurricanes. Whatever the
Exploring Evangelicalism: The Southern Baptist Convention
Dr. Frank Page, President and CEO of the Southern Baptist Convention explains their distinctives and some misconceptions.
We are often first on the ground and last to leave in a wide range of disasters, ranging from hurricanes like Katrina to earthquakes as in Haiti, floods in Indiana or Texas or Oklahoma to
NEW RESEARCH: How Americans View Islam
The way Americans and American pastors view Islam is affected by the work of ISIS.
Watching the evening news, you might conclude that evangelicals are hate-filled bigots constantly making vitriolic statements and saying crazy things about hurricanes being caused by
"These Christians Are Weird . . . But They Love"
An interview with Philip Yancey about his new book, Vanishing Grace
An activist follows Jesus and reaches out toward the vulnerable: the prison fellowships, the sexual trafficking, rebuilding houses after hurricanes and the tsunami in Japan.
Practicing Advent in a Time of Turbulence
As our nation deals with division and distrust, how do we approach this liturgical season?
We witnessed the growing Syrian refugee crisis, the continued violence of ISIS, water contamination in Flint, as well as deadly earthquakes, hurricanes, floods, and wildfires all over the
Hacksaw Ridge: The Bloody, True Story of Faith in Action
Mel Gibson’s new film raises questions about religious liberty and moral conviction amidst national turmoil.
But at a time in American culture when everything is politicized (the NFL, bathrooms, Skittles, hurricanes, etc.), it's hard not to read an election season release like Hacksaw Ridge
Halloween and Hurricanes
In the past, I have said that Halloween is wasteful. I would still say that it is frivolous. But this year has made me grateful for frivolity, for the safety and comfort that allows families and communities to gather together and dress up and take pictures and giggle and eat candy.
FamilyNovember 02, 2012. Halloween and HurricanesIn the past, I have said that Halloween is wasteful. I would still say that it is frivolous. But this year
Special Report: Will Success Spoil Cuba’s Revival?Subscriber Access Only
With relaxed travel rules, Cuban leaders wonder whether Americans will dampen their churches’ zeal.
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Protestants in Cuba are not known for social work. (To be fair, they tried after four hurricanes hit the island in 2008, but officials ordered them to stop, saying it was the government's job
Subversive Kingdom: Our World Is Broken, But We Can Know the Healer
Only in Him will any of us experience the ultimate destruction of impurity, disease, sadness, and loss; of hurricanes, tornadoes, tsunamis, and floods. All of it.
How Church Unity Overcame Hurricane Sandy
A look at Staten Island one year after the storm.
A look at Staten Island one year after the storm.
Creation and Evolution: What Must Christians Believe?
What do we make of the apparent cruelty of nature? The mothers who eat their young? The earthquakes and tsunamis and hurricanes that wreak destruction?
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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