Buckle Up: The “Culture Wars” Are Only Heating Up

There’s been a lot of talk about evangelicals opting out of the culture wars recently.  Some of that could be good.  Few of us want to identify the church with the Republican Party, or to act as if anything is more needful than the promotion of the gospel. But some of this discussion, led by [Read More…]

The Merits of Jonathan Merritt’s USA Today Op-ed

Just read through the USA Today op-ed piece by Jonathan Merritt, a young evangelical leader.  A talented writer, Merritt started an evangelical climate change initiative that drew the signatures of many movers and shakers a few years back. In his piece, entitled “New Form of Christian Civic Engagement,” Merritt makes the case that a new evangelical [Read More…]