Archives for Jan 22, 2012 @ 18:35

A Day with James at Parkview

Parkview Christian Church invited me to come spend a day with some folks for what I called “A Day with the Letter of James.” The pastor of spiritual formation, Casey Tygrett, invited me — and we fired up just after 8am and didn’t finish until 3pm. So, it was a full day. And it was [Read More…]

Obama, Religious Institutions, and Birth Control

From by Rachel Zoll: Workplace health plans will have to cover all forms of contraception approved by the Food and Drug Administration, ranging from the pill to implantable devices to sterilization. Also covered is the morning-after pill, which can prevent pregnancy after unprotected sex and is considered as tantamount to an abortion drug by [Read More…]

Gingrich and the Evangelicals

Dan Gilgoff at Are you surprised? What does this tell us? (There is, of course, a tendency for all of us to see one event, like this SC primary, and then jump to conclusions,  just as many did after NH.) (CNN) – If there were any doubts that Newt Gingrich, a thrice-married convert to [Read More…]

Prayer for the Week

The Third Sunday after the Epiphany Give us grace, O Lord, to answer readily the call of our Savior Jesus Christ and proclaim to all people the Good News of his salvation, that we and the whole world may perceive the glory of his marvelous works; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy [Read More…]