Category: Current Events

On the National Day of Prayer, How Shall We Pray?

Many churches are observing the National Day of Prayer today. How do we pray together for the United States as Kingdom people?

/ May 3, 2018

I Would Get Brought Up On Charges

Harry Reeder has caused controversy by once again speaking at a pro-Confederacy event. Marcos Ortega wonders what would happen if he gave a similar speech at a pro-choice event.

/ April 27, 2018

The Preacher, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Today marks 50 years since the assassintation of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. His sermons still speak to us today and challenge us toward lives of justice, love, and peace.

/ April 4, 2018

5 Thoughts On Evangelicals And The Roy Moore Exit Poll

The outcome of the special election for Alabama's Senate seat has ramifications for Evangelicals. Here are five thoughts along those lines.

/ December 16, 2017

How Romans 1 Rebukes Those Who Excuse Sexual Harassment and Abuse

Scripture rebukes those who would ignore or defend those who prey on women.

/ November 29, 2017

A Biblical Reflection on a Massacre

We hope this brief reflection on 1 Thessalonians 4 encourages you as we mourn together over the massacre at a church in Southerland Springs.

/ November 6, 2017

4 Simple but Important Ways American Christians Can Support Dreamers

How can Christians support DREAMers as they face an uncertain future following the President's decision to rescind DACA?

/ September 8, 2017

The Court Ruling on Philando Castile

Almost one year ago, after the shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, I wrote a post lamenting police brutality and its blatant desecration of the image of God inherent in black bodies. Unfortunately, one year later, I’m left distraught...

/ June 27, 2017

For Those Wearied by Anti-Racism Work

Anti-racism work is difficult and painful. I pray these reflections from the book of Lamentations inspire you to press on in your call.

/ June 8, 2017

A Prayer for Clarity from a Minister of the Gospel

Harry Reeder, prominent minister and member of the WTS trustee board, has been connected to a neo-Confederate group. What is the nature of that connection?

/ April 26, 2017