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Riding the Fence on Immigration

What is the Christian response to illegal immigration? Church members in Texas think they have…

Live Earth Draws Backlash

This Saturday, millions of viewers around the world tuned in to round-the-clock coverage of the…

Stem Cell Debate Still Divides

The Catholic Church debating the fate of hybrid animal-embryos in England and a vetoed stem…

Apartment Ministry

I run an apartment ministry that works with families who live in low-income housing. We…

I Missed Earth Day

Did you miss Earth day? It was April 22. Actually the whole idea of Earth…

Being Environmentally Relevant

In September 2006, an article published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science…

Swimming in the Sacred

I used to have a pool in my back yard. Well, it wasn’t my pool,…

Poor with Jesus

I’m a little embarrassed to admit it, but I like attending ladies salad luncheons. Maybe…

My Prodigal Brother

I’ve heard the story of the prodigal son since childhood. A young man leaves his…

Doing My Part

During World War II, there was a massive campaign by the government to encourage people…

How A Visit To Iraq Can Change

When asked, “Who is my neighbor?” in Luke 10, Jesus responded by making it clear…

When Artists Say, ‘Give Peace A Chance’

What I hear from artists shapes my perspective on war and peace. I listen to…

African Aids Crisis

There’s been plenty of talk, pages of ugly statistics and volumes of gut-wrenching stories about…

Why We Are Raising Our Kids In The City

I heard my friends Katie and Dave come in from their night out. We share…

The Odds Against Inner-city Kids

The first thing I remember doing with Raymond is wrestling him on the floor during…

Rebel Against Your Own Indifference

When U2 frontman Bono spoke to Harvard’s graduating class last summer, he urged graduates to…