The Flag: A Symbol of Unity?

In ethics and history courses this year, I have asked students about the (Confederate) flag and their response as Christians in the South. We heard all the ‘pat’ arguments, but none compared to the story of Joy, an African-American student. One day, my son...

Pastor or Patriot?

As American patriotism swells, pastors face a new challenge of balancing God and country. “The role is difficult, demanding and thrust upon us,” said Heather Entrekin, senior pastor at ABC-affiliated Prairie Baptist Church, Prairie Village, Kan. “The...