The Christian church year marries the Christmas season with looking forward to the end of the world. It’s not just cuddly baby Jesus, but Jesus the eternal judge. And it makes sense.
Technically, yes, hurricanes exist because of sins like extramarital sex and abortion. Yet theodicy — reconciling God’s goodness with the existence of evil — is much, much more complicated than such sneering reductionism.
God is fighting a battle that is broader than American or even world politics in 2017.
Here are questions to ask yourself and frames of mind to be in if you want to sort out what’s fact from what’s propaganda from any side of the political aisle.
Many of us prayed for the election beforehand. Now that it’s over, it’s time to pray again. In fact, those of us on all sides of the election can pray for the same things.
Although the word is shouted far and wide, we seldom consider what we actually mean by equality. And what we usually mean is wrong.
Millennials are like the Moral Majority, except genderqueer.
Kids need to know not only what challenges they will face, but how to rise to them.
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