Why the US Military Wants Fewer Generic Christians
Department of Defense now recognizes 216 religions.
Why the US Military Wants Fewer Generic Christians. This spring, the DoD doubled the religious identities that military personnel can declare on official paperwork and dog tags.
Taylor Swift Breaks the Silence
Her recent legal case underscores the value of speaking out about sexual assault.
With military operations in Afghanistan back in the news, we're hearing again about the fog of war. Military heroes are never heard from again, lost forever in the “fog of war.”.
How God Sent His Word to An Iraqi Interpreter
I saw an American soldier reading his Bible, and I wanted to know more.
invaded Iraq. Because my family has always had deep respect for the Americans, I decided to go to Tikrit and join the United States military police. I worked
Understanding Worldview and the Flag
Michael Lee joins the conversation on Kaepernick’s protest
For some, the American flag conveys national pride and evokes powerful emotions, including memories of loved ones who served—and perhaps died while serving—in the military.
Weekend Edition—June 3, 2016
British Evangelicalism, A Confession, Military chaplains, church signs and more!
British Evangelicalism, A Confession, Military chaplains, church signs and more! What happens when the military chaplain is shaken by war—Michelle Boorstein.
‘First Reformed’ Imagines a Stunning Dark Night of the Soul
At long last, Paul Schrader’s cinematic masterpiece.
Toller's wife left him after their son was killed during his military service, and he has been living with despair for so long it's no longer clear, even to him, whether he's in a dark night of
It’s Not Only Bullies Who Boast
We’re too quick to ignore one of Paul’s most persistent warnings.
Boasting is omnipresent in politics and professional sports. It is central to advertising, a surprising amount of corporate life, a wide variety of social media, and, of course, the military.
No Child Left Behind Comes to Awana
The children’s ministry rethinks the competition at its core.
Awana long wore its indebtedness to the scouting movement literally on its sleeve, though many of its clubs have moved away from merit badges and military-style ribbons in the T&T
How Patriotic Church Services Misunderstand the Military
They sing anthems that reverence God and country, but speak little of the lived experiences of veterans.
How Patriotic Church Services Misunderstand the Military. Todd Lovell| January 7, 2016. How Patriotic Church Services Misunderstand the Military. Image: Jim Lopes / Shutterstock.
Continue to Ponder Christian Soldiers
Our series covered a lot of ground, but we didn't hear from everyone affected by war.
read my book Reborn on the Fourth of July knows that I am about as pacifist as they come—but I have also tempered my pacifism with reasonability, with the reality of military service as
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. As a missionary kid growing up in Guatemala, I survived the destructive effects of a massive earthquake and a major military coup.
Neither Heroes Nor Head-Cases
A better framework for ministering to military members.
Neither Heroes Nor Head-Cases. A better framework for ministering to military members. Neither Heroes Nor Head-Cases. A better framework for ministering to military members.