Not Both/ And

I don’t like to leave things out and certainly not people.  The former, I write a list for; the latter, I say a prayer for.  Like so many others, I know how it feels to be left out and seemingly forgotten.  Maybe I should prayerfully put myself on the list. Likewise, we try to make… More Not Both/ And

Study on diversity in churches reports lingering inequality

This is the finding of a recent study conducted by researchers at Baylor University, the University of Southern California and the University of Chicago. The study , “United by Faith? Race/Ethnicity, Congregational Diversity, and Explanations of Racial Inequality,” was published in the journal Sociology of Religion.  As you can imagine, it has gotten some people talking… More Study on diversity in churches reports lingering inequality

A God Big Enough

“No one is ever really at ease in facing what we call ‘life’ and ‘death’ without religious faith.  The trouble with many people today is that they have not found a God big enough for modern needs.  While their experience of life has grown in a score of directions and their mental horizons have been… More A God Big Enough