The Woman Taking on Sex Abuse in the Church

For several years, reports and allegations swirled around the legacy of Ravi Zacharias, the famed…

Real Justice Work Begins With Confronting Your Own Biases

When it comes to justice, the harvest is plenty and the number of workers are…

We’re Called to Serve Immigrants

 Across this country, it seems everyone is up in arms about immigrants and refugees. Mostly,…

Gender Equality and Church Leadership

The message read: I read [your latest post] and really enjoyed/agreed/thought deeply about the words.…

The Future of the Climate Fight

In February, huge swaths of the central and southern United States were plunged into a…

Facebook is Going to Start Adding Labels to Your Climate Change Posts

If you thought the debate about “free speech” on private tech platforms would start to…

Biden Announces Massive Immigration Bill That Will Provide Path to Citizenship for Millions

President Joe Biden announced Thursday a sweeping immigration bill that would create an eight-year path…

Jesus Knows What It’s Like to Be Multiethnic

“So what are you, exactly?” I’m asked that often. When people see my dark-black and…

A Christian Justice Manifesto

We don’t willfully turn a blind eye to the world’s injustices. Usually, we have the…

What God Gives Black Americans That The Country Does Not

The undervaluing of Black men who are seeking redemption hurts. Our culture rails on those…

White Christianity Is Not ‘The Norm’

Social justice demands a focus on society’s problems, a necessary concern that conservative Christians have…

Yes, Racism Can Be Unlearned. Here’s How.

My story is common to those who exist on the margins — those who have…

The Prayers of Black History Makers

Black history is a history of prayer. Beginning in the woods and marshes on the…

Propoganda and Derek Minor on What Black History Month Means in 2021

Black History Month hits a little different this year. 2020 marked an enormous movement for…

Gun Violence Did Not Decrease in 2020. It Actually Went Up.

On Sunday, five people including a pregnant woman were killed in Indianapolis, in what’s being…

Racial Division Is a Problem as Old as the Church

Racial division is an obvious problem today. It’s a problem in our world. It’s a…

Corey Johnson Has Become the 12th Person to Be Executed by the Trump Administration

The Trump administration executed Corey Johnson on Thursday night, the 12th federal inmate to be…

What They Don’t Tell You About Pursuing Social Justice

Justice is central to the Christian faith yet many Christians, especially in the United States,…

Lisa Montgomery Has Become the 11th Person to Be Executed by the Trump Administration

In the early hours of Wednesday, Lisa Montgomery became the first woman to be executed…

Three Steps We Can Take to Heal America’s Racial Divide in 2021  — and Beyond 

Every day, I live life as an African American woman, a native New Yorker and…

So, Were Mary and Joseph Actually Refugees?

It’s that time of year, when socially conscious Christians remind everyone that Jesus was a…

Shoplifting Food and Hygiene Products Is on the Rise in the U.S. as Financial Aid Runs Out

In some data analysis that sounds like it came out of Les Miserables, the Washington…

Is It Possible to Care About Every Issue?

You’re tired. Absolutely and utterly exhausted. Slavery. Genocide. Racism. Climate change. Refugees. Poverty. Women’s rights.…

Christians Should Get Dirty

I was just trying to go up an escalator. Somehow, I ended up sandwiched between…

NYT: Pornhub Has Distributed and Monetized The Sexual Abuse of Children

On Friday, the New York Times published a lengthy, devastating report from Nicholas Kristoff about…

Here Are the Current Events America Searched the Bible For in 2020

In a year when the world frequently felt like it was ending, maybe it’s no…

Does It Matter Where Your Clothes Come From?

Several years ago, I bought a Joe Fresh shirt that was, in my eyes, perfect:…

All Six Southern Baptist Seminary Presidents Have Released a Joint Statement Condemning Critical Race Theory

Few issues have dominated the 2020 Southern Baptist Convention landscape like Critical Race Theory, which…

Some Giving Tuesday Organizations That Could Use Your Donations

It was 2011 when a Chicago Theater Company first came up with the idea of…

The First Audio Bible Voiced Entirely by Women Is Here

Courage for Life is an organization out to “strengthen, equip and empower the world for…

More Americans Are Going Hungry Now Than at Any Other Point in the Pandemic

A new data analysis survey from the Washington Post found that around 26 million Americans…

The Prosecutor Who Put Brandon Bernard on Death Row Her Changed His Mind. Is It Too Late?

Prior to this year, no federal executions had taken place in the U.S. since 2003.…

Justice — For the Rest of Us

Let’s face it, there will never be a way to simply “add justice” to your…

Joe Biden’s Secretary of State Nominee Tony Blinken Once Went on ‘Sesame Street’ to Talk Refugees

President-elect Joe Biden is moving ahead with cabinet picks and just sort of ignoring President…

Propaganda on Why He’s Not Ready for Justice Activists to Go Back to Brunch Yet

Although President Donald Trump’s various attempts at a legal challenge to the vote continue unabated,…

How to Rise Above Compassion Fatigue

In January 2010, a magnitude 7.0 earth­quake struck Haiti. The disaster killed more than 250,000…

The Politics of Loving Your Neighbor

In Micah 6:8, we find what has been called the Great Requirement:  He has shown…

Christians Shouldn’t Be So Quick to Shut the Door on Immigrants and Refugees

Editor’s Note: On Thursday, President-elect Joe Biden announced he will be boosting the U.S. refugee…

Why You Can’t Save The World

Following His story of the Good Samaritan, Jesus offered up a simple command: “Go, and…

Lucille Bridges, Mother of Iconic Civil Rights Activist Ruby Bridges, Has Passed Away

Ruby Bridges announced that her mother, 86-year-old Lucille Bridges, passed away in New Orleans, Louisiana.…