Out of Africa: First Impressions


Editor’s Note: From my sainted father, who recently returned from a long visit to Africa with Medical Ambassadors International. * By Galen Dalrymple Africa. The “dark continent”. The very names conjures images of vast and parched deserts, jungles and rain forests, savanna as far as the eye can see, mountains, waterfalls, lakes, rivers. Even without [Read More...]

Reza Aslan on the Move

The video interview (which was only broadcast online) from Lauren Green of Fox News of Reza Aslan is a train wreck of an interview and it must have been painful for both the interviewer and the interviewee, much though it has benefited the latter.  In case you missed it, a long-serving but relatively anonymous Fox News [Read More...]

Immigration Reform: Can the Bible Help Us?


I was recently invited by a friend at Sojourners to host some content from the Evangelical Immigration Table.   This has been a contentious issue, and I’ve not taken a side personally.  But I would like to have a better conversation amongst evangelicals concerning the reasons they do, or do not, wish to support the kinds [Read More...]

The Greater Commission: Priority is Everything

I’m grateful for the following guest post from my friend Rolley Haggard of Breakpoint: * The Greater Commission By Rolley Haggard  There is no higher calling of God upon the church and the individual believer than to proclaim the gospel and fulfill the Great Commission. Right? Wrong. There is a Greater Commission. It is generally referred [Read More...]

Mike Huckabee’s Crass Misuse of Jesus


The SCOTUS rulings handed down yesterday have stirred impassioned responses on all sides.  I (and guest posters) will have more to say in this space soon, from differing perspectives.  Stay tuned.  For today, I am always thrilled to share the thoughts of Peter Wehner, one of the most serious and experienced evangelical policy thinkers around. [Read More...]