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On contemporary evangelicalism, race, and President Trump

A couple of important recent articles explore the support of white Evangelical Christians, and their leaders, for President Trump. Michael Gerson, who worked in George W. 340 more words

Religion In America

"The Future of Mainline Protestantism in America" (Hudnut-Beumler & Silk, eds.)

We close the week with an interesting-looking new book from Columbia University Press on one of the most noteworthy changes in American religious culture in recent decades: the collapse of the mainline churches. 273 more words

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This is a Gun Issue, This is a Mental Issue, and More Importantly, This is a God Issue.

I am tired of hearing about “this is not a gun issue” or “this is a gun issue” for that matter. Or “it’s a mental issue” or “it’s not a mental issue”. 379 more words

Pray for North Korean Athletes!

The Winter Olympics, hosted this year in South Korea, suddenly provide American Christians an opportunity to do personally what we’ve only been able to do in abstract for years: Pray for North Korean people’s salvation. 286 more words


Perry, "May We Forever Stand"

I was a twenty-something in Washington, DC, when I first heard a choir perform “Lift Every Voice and Sing” at an outdoor concert in Rock Creek Park, and the song has stuck in my head ever since. 310 more words

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Expendable Christians

People are dying for their faith around the world. Over 3000¬†of our brothers and sisters are dead now because of their bold faith in Jesus Christ and their unwillingness to balk at his obedience,¬†according to the annual… 440 more words