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Supreme Court Rules On Same-Sex Marriage

Constitutional Rights

The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think

It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction by our teachers and by our governments. This story is so deeply ingrained in our minds that we take it for granted. It seems obvious. It …

Drug Addiction

From Stressed to Blessed, A Conversation for Recomposing Volunteer Service in the Congregation

“You should have seen the one that got away!”<br>“I got a big one—quite a catch!”<p>Each of these comments was followed by brief peals of laughter as a …

Church for the Under-Forty Crowd: Attracting Younger Adults to Congregational Life

On the cubicle where she works all day, Abby has pinned a picture of a church. Where many would keep a photo of family members or beloved pets, Abby …

Racial reconciliation demands Christians reconsider the death penalty (COMMENTARY)

A new report by the Equal Justice Initiative documents in horrific detail the nation’s widespread practice of lynching and points to a link between lynching and a practice that persists today: capital punishment.<p>In the Jim Crow South, lynching declined as officials turned to executions as an …

A broader appeal

Decades ago, when a need arose at a church in rural Kansas, the finance chair would ask, "Who'll give 25 dollars?" Today, we have Kickstarter.read …

The Greatest Good

Inspired to make a meaningful donation, I wondered: What is the best charitable cause in the world, and was it crazy to think I could find it?<p>Last winter, William MacAskill and his wife Amanda moved into a Union Square apartment that I was sharing with several friends in New York. At first, I knew …

Better than church? Religions’ social events have higher purpose

An afternoon of Beer ‘N’ Hymns rocks the Beer Tent at a Christian music festival. Such events are growing in popularity, according to a report from …

CENTERview: Ten Things You Need to Know about Sacred Space Projects

Buildings communicate. Stained-glass windows, high altars, multipurpose worship-gymnasium spaces, Plexiglas pulpits, padded pews—all these and other …

R. Mark King: Church Ethos

We were quickly reaching a standstill. The congregation I serve as executive minister had long been famous for the quality of its programming. But …