Every year at Christmastime, like clockwork, you can expect the mainstream media to come out with some sort of “fresh” perspective on Jesus.
Marijuana use is experiencing a new “high” in popularity, particularly among baby boomers, according to the recent National Survey on Drug Use and Health.
"Sitting around the table at a feast is not a gluttonous act," Bringle said. "Sitting in front of the television gobbling potato chips is."
There’s an old joke that says: How do you describe an atheist at his funeral? “All dressed up with no place to go.”
Christian solidarity, cultural engagement are key to a spiritual renaissance in America's largest city.
The Health Insurance industry has long understood that the realities of a stable insurance market would never make us the most popular industry in the nation.
Following Roosevelt’s example, may we honor all our veterans, both presidents and lesser known soldiers and sailors, who have served our nation so valiantly and effectively.
Rather than seeing people as merely consumers and polluters, as modern environmentalism depicts them, Christianity sees them as the image of God and therefore capable of being producers and stewards, blessing each other through their labors.
Frankly, the time to stand side by side with our brothers and sisters in Christ is now! We can not and must not be silent. The extinction of Christians in the Middle East must not happen on our watch.
According to research published by the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, our teens may have more wisdom than we give them credit for when it comes to sex education.
Long before our girls are homeless, long before they are being held captive in sex slavery and long before they're pregnant and alone in this world, someone didn't notice their beauty, value and worth.
The Bible sets a very high bar for capital punishment, and the American legal system today rarely reaches it.
Church leaders, take note. The Freedom From Religion Foundation is aggressively engaged in two federal court challenges to declare longstanding church and clergy tax code provisions unconstitutional.
We Christians talk a good game when all appears to be going well — when nothing throws a roadblock in front of our pursuit of personal peace and affluence. But what is anchoring our soul when something bad comes our way … when a storm blows in? What do we say? And what do we do?
Syria's 2 million Christians face an intolerable dilemma. The bad option is for Bashar al-Assad to retain his brutal grip on power. The worse option — for Chistians, at least — is for Assad's dictatorship to fall.
By knowing your rights, and understanding how others are trying to control the debate about how faith influences civic life, you can be a more informed citizen and a stronger force for good in your sphere of influence.
The states have largely signed on to a national "Common Core" for public education to assure that all American children share a basic body of learning.
There is nothing new under the sun. It is just a matter of us boning up on the strategies of yore, and recognizing their shiny new repackaging.
On Sept. 11, most of us will take time to reflect upon and remember the events of 9/11. Some of us will also take time to remember the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on the American mission in Benghazi, Libya.
How should we remember this pivotal time in history?