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Why Evangelicals Don't Build Bridges with Other Faiths | Rick Love, Interfaith Engagement, Common Grace, Great Commission, Evangelism, Peacemaking
Why Evangelicals Don't Build Bridges with Other Faiths
By: Rick Love
Many evangelicals have never learned to build bridges of love and truth to people of other faiths. "Preaching the gospel" sadly takes precedent over "loving your neighbor." Read More ...
Rick Love

The Quaker Contribution to Religious Liberty | Thomas Kidd, Religious Liberty, Quakers, Religious Persecution, William Penn
The Quaker Contribution to Religious Liberty
By: Thomas Kidd
The Quakers' conviction about religious liberty helped to establish the principle that governments should not punish people for living out their religious convictions. Read More ...
Thomas Kidd

The Most Important Sermons Aren't Spoken in Church | Michael Helms, Evangelism
The Most Important Sermons Aren't Spoken in Church
By: Michael Helms
Many people will never darken the door of a church, but they're open to knowing about God's love. That's why the most important sermons are given by ordinary folks in the highways and byways of life. Read More ...
Michael Helms

Knee-Jerk Reactions Against Science from Uninformed | William Hooper, Science, Faith Formation
Knee-Jerk Reactions Against Science from Uninformed
By: William Hooper
We should not try to prove science by the Bible or prove the Bible by science. Yet many so-called "defenders of God" automatically take offense when science seemingly contradicts the Bible. Read More ...
William Hooper

Holy Thursday – Our Reminder to Love One Another | Keith Herron, Maundy Thursday, Lord's Supper, Foot Washing
Holy Thursday – Our Reminder to Love One Another
By: Keith Herron
Maundy Thursday, or Holy Thursday, commemorates the Last Supper. It's a day in which we recall Jesus' new command to love one another, illustrated by his washing of the disciples' feet. Read More ...
Keith Herron

Does Your Church Love Your Neighbor by Caring for Creation? | Zach Dawes, Creation Care, Environment, Earth Day
Does Your Church Love Your Neighbor by Caring for Creation?
By: Zach Dawes
Persuading a church to become more eco-friendly is one of the most difficult "sales" of all, yet it's another way to live out our call to love our neighbor. And we can start with the midweek meal. Read More ...
Zach Dawes

3 Things You May Have Forgotten about Faith | Matt Sapp, Discipleship, Faith, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Easter
3 Things You May Have Forgotten about Faith
By: Matt Sapp
Many of us live as if faith was only an intellectual exercise, but faith is more than intellectual assent to a set of propositions. Here are three things we often forget about faith. Read More ...
Matt Sapp

Preference for Printed Bible Remains Strong; E-Bible Use Increases | EthicsDaily Staff, Barna Group, State of the Bible, Technology
Preference for Printed Bible Remains Strong; E-Bible Use Increases
By: EthicsDaily Staff
The use of electronic forms of the Bible has increased while a preference for print editions remained strong, an annual survey from The Barna Group says. Read More ...
EthicsDaily Staff

South Sudan Now Fighting Enemy Within | Bill Clemmer, South Sudan
South Sudan Now Fighting Enemy Within
By: Bill Clemmer
After so many years of fighting a repressive government to the north and winning independence, South Sudan has now turned against itself, with one group aligned against another. Read More ...
Bill Clemmer

Anti-Semite's Rampage Devastates Jews, Christians | Molly Marshall, Anti-Semitism, Jewish Community Center
Anti-Semite's Rampage Devastates Jews, Christians
By: Molly Marshall
People were gunned down and killed at two Jewish centers on Sunday. This tragedy requires better thinking about guns, religious liberty and humanity's propensity to scapegoat "others." Read More ...
Molly Marshall

Faith-Based Movies are Crowding the Silver Screen | Shaun King, Movies, Parenting
Faith-Based Movies are Crowding the Silver Screen
By: Shaun King
An intriguing number of faith-based films are being released in 2014. Whether you lament or celebrate these films, remember this: They can inspire our faith, but it's our responsibility to nurture it. Read More ...
Shaun King

3 Ways for Your Church to Navigate the Giants | Bill Wilson, Leadership, Vision, Discernment, Courage
3 Ways for Your Church to Navigate the Giants
By: Bill Wilson
Your church may face seemingly insurmountable obstacles, like the giants in the land that sparked fear in most of the Israelites. Here are three things you need to navigate those obstacles. Read More ...
Bill Wilson

Thomas Jefferson's Bible Editing Was Obvious. Is Yours? | Mike Massar, Thomas Jefferson, Bible Editing
Thomas Jefferson's Bible Editing Was Obvious. Is Yours?
By: Mike Massar
Thomas Jefferson, our third president, must have had a lot of audacity to cut things out of the Bible. Before pointing a finger at his bravado, we might reflect on the ways we edit Scripture. Read More ...
Mike Massar

Why Your Denomination Shouldn't Ignore Rural Churches | Dennis Bickers, Rural Churches, Church Planting
Why Your Denomination Shouldn't Ignore Rural Churches
By: Dennis Bickers
Many denominations are focusing on large urban areas to reach the largest number of people. While this strategy makes sense, they can't follow it at the expense of smaller, rural churches. Read More ...
Dennis Bickers