Wednesday, 08 April 2015 07:06

Sex and religious liberty: 2015 and 1645

The more things change ...

Published in Columns

A Baptist World Alliance group met for the second of five meetings in an effort to overcome differences that bar Baptists and Methodists from more effective mission together.

Published in Ministry

A recent three-day consultation among six different “believers’ baptism” church traditions explored how ecumenical encounter has changed their thinking over the past 50 years.

Published in Theology

But religious conservatives who fear they are being reduced to minority status in American society should embrace the development as a return to prophetic witness, says one scholar.

Published in Culture
Monday, 08 September 2014 16:12

The end of church membership?

Rather than something to be lamented, it may be cause for hope.

Published in Trending
Thursday, 28 August 2014 12:06

God’s gonna trouble the water

Our lives are haunted by our baptisms.

Published in Commentaries

Statistics released in advance of next month’s Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Baltimore indicate continuing numerical decline.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 29 January 2014 16:31

From Baptist preacher to Episcopal priest

Former Alabama Baptist minister Malcolm Marler says his transition into the Episcopal priesthood was eased by his spiritual and pastoral formation in Baptist churches and schools.

Published in People

Scholars, educators and ministers say a process is needed through which Baptist congregations can consistently and uniformly transmit Christian identity and doctrine.

Published in Theology
Friday, 02 August 2013 11:59

A queer baptism testimony

Being an outcast is a blessing in a system that thrives on oppression.

Published in Commentaries