EDITORIAL: Work a little bit while Congress rests

While our emissaries to Washington take a vacation, you and I can do a little work that could improve the lives of millions of people all over the world.

EDITORIAL: Ten traits to teach today’s ministers

Here are 10 skills seminaries and churches need to emphasize in the training of ministers.

EDITORIAL: It’s time to talk about homosexuality

Baptists and other Christians must determine how to respond redemptively to homosexual church members. But first, we have to talk about it.

EDITORIAL: SBC’s young bulls climb to hilltop

Younger leaders in the SBC and their allies now have ascended and will call the denominational shots unless they, too, get out of touch as they age.

EDITORIAL: So what if the sign says ‘Baptist’?

Baptists around the world are celebrating our 400th anniversary this year, but what it means to be "Baptist" has become bewildering.

EDITORIAL: Bloggers should check their ‘facts’

Here’s a conundrum for you: How can bloggers keep on blogging if they’re unable to dial a telephone?

EDITORIAL: Torture, life & moral consistency

Recently, I have been disappointed to learn the demographic group in which I reside—white evangelical Protestant Christians—is the segment of the U.S. population that most enthusiastically embraces torture.

EDITORIAL: Care earns our right to share

If Texas Baptists will be friendly, and if we don’t forget our families, Texas Hope 2010 should have a huge impact on the Lone Star State.

EDITORIAL: Investment of the ‘best & brightest’

Encourage the best and brightest young people you know to invest themselves in careers that will enrich society, not merely their own bank accounts.

EDITORIAL: What’s so good about this Friday?

Soon, we will commemorate the most awkwardly and confusingly named day of the year—Good Friday. What’s so “good” about the day Jesus suffered and died on the cross?

EDITORIAL: So, what about these religion trends?

Horror novelist Stephen King doesn’t have anything on the American Religious Information Survey. Scary reading.

EDITORIAL: A proposal for healing at Baylor

The presidential search committee and the presidential search advisory committee have been named at Baylor University. Now, for the good of the “Baylor family,” they need to operate as if they were one committee.

EDITORIAL: So what if your church disappeared?

Next Sunday, ask this question: “If our church disappeared, would anybody notice?”

EDITORIAL: Time for integrity to make a stand

Is it too much to ask people to behave the same in private as they do in public?

EDITORIAL: ‘Disenthrall ourselves ... and save’

Abraham Lincoln's phrase-- “We must disenthrall ourselves, and then we shall save our country.”--resonates in our time.

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