The diversity of lifestyle patterns that proliferates in American society is generally underrepresented in the church.
A pastor asks: Isn't balance, rather than stability, a true realization of our mission as communities of faith?
Game theory--and the Bible--teaches church leaders to cooperate, push back against betrayal and then, finally, forgive.
As you look at your chronologies of mentors and mentees, what balance do you observe? How have you taken and passed along?
Losing God changed me. My faith is an act of trust now.
ND Vision is one of the many youth formation programs launched more than ten years ago by Lilly Endowment Inc.
However well-intended this new opportunity for fellowship was, we had excluded a group of people who did not have enough money to buy lunch -- or much else.
Mobilizing people of faith is key to addressing the issue.
"You can't understand the war fully without investigating the religious dimensions of the war."
Give thanks this Memorial Day for those who have served for us.