Last night at the Republican debate the candidates received this question, via a Facebook video clip. Q: My name is Carla Hernandez. I’m from the University of Texas at Austin. And my question is directed to all the candidates. If the Bible clearly states that we need to embrace those in need and not fear, […]
Our culture has turned security into an idol and fear into a virtue. Vulnerability is a better way.
Is it strange that pastors so rarely speak of smartphones, the main tool with which I serve God and neighbor?
Language matters. Particularly, the language we use in worship matters. So, my ears perked up recently when in worship congregation members were besieged by many, oh so many, opportunities to “volunteer.” Now I’m all for businesses giving their employees time off for volunteering. I’m all for helping people. I’m all for paying it forward. But […]
#usemeinstead Clergy’s well-intentioned, digital response to injustice is critiqued as racist. When confronting injustice online, Christian leaders must respond and reframe.