slacktivistThat Time When a Terrorist Attack Struck the Olympic Games
Both Ryan Lochte's clumsy cover story and the media's initial credulous acceptance of it reveal our willingness to assume the worst about South America as opposed to our more civilized society here in the "real" America. That's ironic when we remember what happened when the Olympic Games were hosted here in America, in Atlanta, in 1996.
Unfundamentalist Parenting6 Things I Wish Christians Would Stop Doing
As a parent, there are many things I love about Christianity and want my children to fully embrace as they get older. But I also don't want them to pick up some of the bad habits Christian culture has a tendency to instill, and here are 6 things I wish Christians would stop doing.
Knack For NoticingThe Green-Eyed Monster
I know that you, like me, have never been jealous of anyone else’s life, possessions or accomplishments either. That would be totally beneath us.
Zach J. Hoag10 Things I Want You to Know About the New Charismatics
There is a groundswell taking place, a grassroots Christian movement if you will, that centers on renewing charismatic and Pentecostal faith for the twenty-first century. And I think this movement just might be the most exciting area of emergence in the American church today.
IrreverinGet Ready for the Polyamory Movement
Guest post, by Katherine Willis Pershey. As a theologically progressive pastor serving in the United Church of Christ, which is by most measures the most liberal... [Read More]
Unfundamentalist ParentingSix Things I Wish Christians Would Stop Doing
As a parent, there are many things I love about Christianity and want my children to fully embrace as they get older. But I also don’t want them to pick up some of the bad... [Read More]
The Official Blog of Benjamin L. CoreyThe One Speech That Could Turn Donald Trump From Villain To Hero
via Matt Johnson, flikr Rumor has it that Donald Trump may be secretly looking for a way to exit the presidential election. His campaign seems to be imploding as more and... [Read More]
Mercy Not Sacrifice
Grace is Messy
Religion Prof: The Blog of James F. McGrath