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  • Fury and Faith: The Uneasiness of Divine Presence


    I exited the movie theater with a simmering uneasiness. At least, uneasy is the only word I can imagine to describe my feeling after watching David Ayer’s film, ​Fury. More Info

  • ​We Come With Joy: Alliance Challenged to Draw the Circle Even Wider


    “Alliance of Baptists, you walked away from destructive patterns and declared worship to be primary almost 30 years ago,” Eric Mathis proclaimed to the group gathered for We Come With Joy at Harmony Creek Church, Dayton, Ohio. The gathering convened Oct. 1 More Info

  • Advocacy in Action: St. Charles Avenue Baptist Church Participates in Local CROP Walk


    We walked along the banks of Lake Pontchartrain on a beautiful, crisp — at least by New Orleans standards — late-September morning. More Info

  • Voices: Shattering the Stained Glass Ceiling, by J. Lee Hill, Jr.


    “We who believe in freedom cannot rest…” ~Ella Baker,an African-American civil rights and human rights activist who played a key role in some of the biggest civil rights organizations and campaigns of the 20th century. More Info

  • Pastoral Perspectives: ...Of Maps and Terrain by James Lamkin


    I’ve never located the source of my favorite prayer. Allegedly, it was prayed by a World War II military chaplain. It starts: God, when we find ourselves in unfamiliar terrain, help us trust our maps. More Info

  • Act Out for the Alliance!


    Question: Have you ever acted out on behalf of someone or some group that may have been marginalized or excluded? More Info