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  • Pastoral Perspectives: Zuzu’s Petals, by James Lamkin


    Twenty years ago, John Baskin of Ravensworth Baptist Church said to me, “Zuzu’s Petals would make a great sermon title.” He then added, “The reason is: it deals with the question, ‘How do you know you are alive?’” More Info

  • Fire in the Wilderness: The Taliban and the Self by Jeff Hood


    Shots rang out. Blood was everywhere. Bodies hit the floor. Children screamed. The images and descriptions of the scene at a school in Pakistan are more than horrific. Over 130 children are dead More Info

  • Voices: Seeing, by Elizabeth Evans Hagan


    I was in Tanzania when the Ferguson grand jury decision came out, when the space of twitter filled with #blacklivesmatter. More Info

  • Remembering Malcolm Tolbert


    The life and ministry of Malcolm Tolbert was celebrated Dec. 13 at Broadmoor Baptist Church, Baton Rouge, La., by his extended family, friends, former students and parishioners, and fellow ministers. More Info

  • Act Out Joy: Advent Reflection


    ​“We tell ourselves stories in order to live.” This is the title of one of Joan Didion’s collection of essays. It is also the task of theology, of biblical interpretation, of preaching, and of faith formation. The stories that we choose to tell each other More Info

  • Alliance Reaffirms Stance Against Torture, Calls for Justice


    ​In light of the Senate Report, the Alliance reaffirms its stance against torture, which was first shared in 2012 as a statement, which can be ​found here. More Info