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The Church has a Jessica Alba-sized Problem

Jessica Alba’s Honest Company has a problem. It’s a problem many churches can relate to. Founded by Alba and Christopher Gavigan, Honest Co. has built its brand on the promise …

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Jesus or Trump. Who will you follow?

Donald Trump or Jesus Christ. Who should we follow? One promises to make America great again; the other rejected the Satanic temptation to rule. One promises a wall and false …

Homeless people are using this church as a campsite

“Outside the Church of the Assumption in Brooklyn Heights, two people have made their homes under garbage bags and blankets on the sanctuary’s steps, even amid opposition from parishioners.” – …

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Deck the Walls with Boughs of Holly…

People love walls. This “Christmas card,” believed to be the work of British street artist Banksy, makes an uncomfortable point about life in the Holy Land today. The burst of conversations about …

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Star Wars and the Hope We Actually Need

In his classic book, The Cost of Discipleship, Dietrich Bonhoeffer popularized the concepts of cheap grace and costly grace. Bonhoeffer, writing in a Germany already swept up in the fervor of Nazism, …

Paris and the Need for Better Christian Empathy

he coordinated terrorist attacks in Paris were tragic and terrible events. In a way, it’s heartwarming to see so many people around the world offering their prayers and support. Facebook even made …