Wednesday, 25 November 2015 11:38

Online Advent devotionals start Friday

“Following the Star” is a series for Advent and Christmas provided free of charge by Passport, Inc., with sponsorship by the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, Presbyterian Mission Agency and Episcopal Church.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 18 November 2015 06:05

Gold, frankincense and espresso

You can’t trust the world to preserve the Bethlehem story.

Published in Columns
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 04:35

Thank God for music

We sing the Good News so that the rest of the world begins to sing along.

Published in Columns
Wednesday, 03 December 2014 05:04

Advent: Jesus’ DNA?

Once more, that divine-human dilemma.

Published in Columns
Monday, 01 December 2014 06:00

The hope button

As Advent begins, go ahead and push it — it would be misleading not to.

Published in Columns
Thursday, 05 December 2013 10:17

The first war on Christmas

In Advent 2013 let’s not become so obsessed about who says “Merry Christmas” over the counter that we ignore the magnificent ignominy of Jesus’ birth.

Published in Can I Get a Witness?
Monday, 02 December 2013 08:41

A season to prepare

How do we make it through all of the good and the not-so-good of the so-called “Christmas season?”

Published in Commentaries
Sunday, 06 January 2013 19:00

Baptists open eyes to Epiphany

Epiphany and other events on liturgical calendar, long dismissed by most Baptists as unbiblical, are increasingly being viewed as spiritually beneficial, some experts say.

Published in Theology
Thursday, 03 January 2013 19:00

Casting visions from the pulpit

For pastors, the New Year season is ideal for 'vision casting' and 'state of the church' addresses.

Published in Congregations
Tuesday, 18 December 2012 14:04

Churches grieve Sandy Hook shootings

CBF churches across the country paused during Sunday worship services Dec. 16 to pray for victims of violence in Newtown, Conn.

Published in Congregations
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