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Profiles in Goodwill: Mark Johnson

By Staff | June 26, 2019

Mark Johnson is senior pastor of Central Baptist Church in Lexington, Kentucky.

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"Mercy," a short documentary from, features Imad Enchassi, imam at the Islamic Society of Greater Oklahoma City who returns to Lebanon and remembers his own upbringing as a Palestinian refugee there.

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Behind the Bars | 7 Ways You Can Remember Those in Prison

By David Balkum | June 25, 2019
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Even though Scripture tells us to remember the prisoners, the church has washed their hands of that command. How do we turn that around? Here are 7 ways you and your church can begin to remember those in prison.

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Why You Can’t Love the Sinner but Hate the Sin – Part 1

By Elias Ghazal | June 25, 2019
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As hate crimes against Muslims increase at an alarming rate, some Christians imagine behind every Muslim is an intolerant combatant who wants to force his will on them. The love they claim for their Muslim neighbors is problematic.

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State Department Report Documents Religious Freedom Violations

By Staff | June 25, 2019
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Noting a few positive examples of steps taken to promote religious freedom in 2018, an annual government report on religious freedom focused largely on violations of the right to exercise faith freely and without fear.

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Debunking the Ideologies of Violent Religious Extremists

By Martin Accad | June 24, 2019
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While people of faith, for the most part, should not be held responsible for the violence of some who claim to belong to their group, they do bear responsibility to fight and debunk these ideologies.

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Why Many Still See the World Through Race-Colored Glasses

By Starlette Thomas | June 24, 2019
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Do you see the world through race-colored glasses? Many folks rely on race to survive in the world around them. They can’t understand the world without its prejudices. If this is how you feel, I understand. I’ve been there.

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