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  • Remember the Future, by Alliance President Mike Castle


    A few weeks ago, I preached a sermon titled “Give Up the Old god.” I wondered out loud if that isn’t what the Christian spiritual journey is all about: giving up old gods for the God truer to our experience, more meaningful, more grounded in love and justi More Info

  • Voices: Looking in All the Wrong Places, by Elijah Zehyoue


    The women were terrified and bowed their faces to the ground, but the angels said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead?”—Luke 25:5 Why do you look for the living among the dead? One way to hear this question is as the angels chiding th More Info

  • Joining Hearts and Hands, by Paula Dempsey


    “Tell me,” she asked, “what is the essence of your religion?” “Loving God and loving one another, “ I replied. “And we demonstrate our love for God and neighbor by working to assure dignity, equality, freedom and justice for all,” I added. “Islam is the More Info

  • Faith Formation: Church History- toward the Future


    Broad swaths of Baptists look to Bill Leonard for church history. Bill always invites us into an integration of church past and present toward the church we all hope for. He accomplishes this as a serious scholar and with zeal and humor that invite all lea More Info

  • Sights and Sounds: 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions


    Question: Where is the shared space you will find Native American spiritualists, Muslims, Jainists, Christians, Hindus, and just about any other religious group you can name? Answer: the 2015 Parliament of the World Religions. More Info

  • Advocacy Wins in October 2015


    In recent weeks, Alliance of Baptists as an organization and as individual members have raised their Clear Voice for justice with ecumenical and interfaith partners -- and change has happened in Washington, D.C.! More Info