Mandatory Chapel Hurting Student Faith

Mandatory Chapel Hurting Student Faith

When religious offerings are forced on capable adults, it removes religious freedom. Unfortunately, we see that happening at many Christian colleges nationwide that hold chapel services run by faculty and students for their student body. These services are a great...
What Defines Us

What Defines Us

Important moments are often the hardest. But sometimes, they can also be the smallest. Defining moments. Everyone knows the kind.  You see them coming, and you think them through. You ask for the advice of mentors and friends. You call your family and ask folks to...
The Seraph and the Stars

The Seraph and the Stars

In 2009, a seraph set its eyes on the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Türkiye, for the first time in centuries. Last month, I had the opportunity to tour the Hagia Sophia. I walked through the upper balcony and struggled to decide whether to focus on the beauty of the...