"No. 2: Tonya" is the second installment in a short-film series highlighting female Baptist pastors. This film, produced jointly by Baptist Women in Ministry and EthicsDaily.com, features Tonya Easterly Vickery, co-pastor of Cullowhee Baptist Church in Cullowhee, North Carolina.
Smog season is upon us, with higher levels of ozone (smog) occurring from May through September. More than one in three Americans live in areas with unhealthy outdoor air, and in many areas it is getting worse, especially in poorer neighborhoods. The more we learn about outdoor air pollution’s effects on human health, the more […]Read More
Lee Griffith, a well-established social activist and author, provides a timely service to the Christian community with The War on Terrorism and the Terror of God. He presents a clear and thorough call to a consistent nonviolent ethic. Using the issue of terrorism as the most challenging of test cases, he argues that all violent […]Read More
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On May 5, the small town of Aliceville, Ala., will add another event to its community calendar—a Cinco de Mayo celebration. The fun begins at noon with a soccer tournament, followed by a worship service and then a traditional Hispanic meal. The event is sponsored by Aliceville’s Hispanic congregation and the Baptist, Presbyterian and Episcopal […]Read More
If our hallowed times were holy places, perhaps we would live better. If national, ethnic and religious holidays were not designations on a calendar, but actual places, maybe our abuse of alcohol would stand in better contrast to the celebrations. Instead of living through the Christmas season, we would visit the Christmas cathedral. We would […]Read More