The sunny side of our gray forecast

The number of Americans 65 and older could more than double by 2050. That may not be a bad thing.

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Christ’s body camera

Would it capture a true view of the church?

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Surrogates of the gospel

The foolishness of preaching and the wisdom of (some) preachers.

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Rediscovering the space in which can God show up

It’s where our best work is done.

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Setting the table

As the church we hope host a divine dinner party to which all are invited.

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A tribute to Dean Alan Culpepper: The man and the myth

I do not know which stories are true, but here is some of what I heard.

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A new church is coming

And that matters for Baptists seeking to craft a new future.

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Technology and a quality life: a delicate balance

Digital devices can be a blessing or a curse.

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What ‘religious freedom’ used to mean

Today it’s becoming the cry of the privileged and powerful concerning what they can deny someone else because of religious beliefs.

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Bapticostals and Episcojewbus: Hybridity, unity and faith

Finding unity in the diversity.

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Civility and tolerance when absolutes clash

What we all can learn from Indiana and its aftermath.

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Top 10 reasons people cite for not attending church services

The growing issue of frequency of attendance is impacting congregations.

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Sex and religious liberty: 2015 and 1645

The more things change ...

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Resurrection hurts

After the Easter sugar high ends, the real work of resurrection begins.

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10 things Millennials DON’T say about church

Such as, “I felt too connected there. That church included me as an active part of ministry. I’d much rather be a project than a partner.”

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‘It is finished’: The spiritual practice of daily examen

What opportunities did you take and those that you didn’t?

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Is love a mandate or an emotion?

It’s a long-term attitude of the heart that must be learned.

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Suicide: many questions, few answers

But there must be a way forward.

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Jesus’ law of respecting persons

Putting “civil” back into the equation.

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Prayers for Holy Week

Holy Week prayers from the author's co-edited 2012 book, Yours is the Day, Lord, Yours is the Night.

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