The Looming Dangers of the SCOTUS Opinion

The Looming Dangers of the SCOTUS Opinion

The leaked draft opinion by the United States Supreme Court addressing the potential overturning of Roe v. Wade shocked supporters of reproductive health care last week. But another issue has emerged, leading to the possible loss of other rights for millions of...
How Do You Preach on the Trinity?

How Do You Preach on the Trinity?

Trinity Sunday, June 12 this year, is the one Sunday set aside for the preaching of arguably the most important and most arduous doctrine in the Christian faith. The Trinity is difficult to understand and even more difficult to proclaim. In fact, theologian Roger...
The Cowbird Dilemma

The Cowbird Dilemma

We left the garage door open for the better part of a day – as one does. Normally that results in a few leaves being blown into the garage, but little more. On that day, the open door left adequate time for a Carolina Wren to build a nest in a box of stuff I use when...
Have You Heard of the ‘Umms’?

Have You Heard of the ‘Umms’?

Why there is a growing lack of church attendance across the U.S. seems to be a perpetual question, spanning at least the last quarter-century of my adult life. Mike Moore’s Christianity Today article, “The Rise of the ‘Umms’,” joins the chorus of people trying to make...