Like King, I Have a Dream – For the Church

I had the privilege to grow up in a white family of Baptists in the 1950s and 1960s, which had a commitment to racial justice and civil rights. My parents and my grandparents understood that God loved every person and that their Christian faith demanded justice for...

Why I Support BCE/EthicsDaily.com with My Gifts

Life is hard work. There are so many choices and questions. How are we to know how to live a good life? How can we understand our rights and our responsibilities? How are we to know what is right and wrong or what is good and bad? At its simplest, ethics is a system...
Profiles in Goodwill: Jim Hill

Profiles in Goodwill: Jim Hill

Jim Hill is executive director of Churchnet, a ministry of the Baptist General Convention of Missouri, and president of the North American Baptist Fellowship. Jim’s articles that have appeared on EthicsDaily.com are available here. His interview at the 2014...

For Christians, Human Rights Rooted in Our Faith

Human rights are commonly understood as fundamental rights to which a person is inherently entitled simply because she or he is a human being. The Baptist World Alliance is promoting Human Rights Day on Dec. 7-8 (depending upon whether they worship on Saturday or...