Raise the HornsA Pagan History of Memorial Day
Today Memorial Day still serves as an opportunity to honor our war dead, but it's also become the unofficial start of Summer.
IrreverinThe Duggar Scandal and the Cost of Fundamentalism
This week, the Duggar family, of 19 Kids and Counting, have been in the spotlight for a sex scandal. Is fundamentalism to blame?
The Evangelical PulpitGetting Over Embarrassment of the Supernatural
Jesus is our model for ministering in the supernatural. It was never a formulaic back then and there is no formula for us today.
Friendly AtheistBan on Gay Scout Leaders "Cannot Be Sustained"
The Boy Scouts of America's own President, Robert Gates, says the homophobia has to stop or the organization won't be around much longer.
My Journey of ConscienceAccepting That This Civilization Can Be Destroyed
What did the revered Thich Nhat Hanh, Vietnamese Zen master, mean by this? And what did he not mean?
Natural WonderersWhat Kind of 'None' Are You?
So what is a None exactly? The following is a list of the most common labels that fall in the catch-all category.
Work CitedCitizenship as Vocation
"Natural disasters are not the only things shaking the earth." This is the powerful, provocative first line of a brave new book by James W. Skillen.
The Divine FeminineReclaiming the Heart of Humanity in a Community of Women
This is my hope: women who combine spiritual leadership, wisdom, and compassion with radical skills and offer them all in sacred service of the Earth and humanity.
Into the MoundMagic, Awe, and Skill
The "magic-as-cosmic-principle" feeling devalues our divine human powers of shaping and making.