Among all the questions being asked about the closure of Logsdon Seminary, the central question feeding all of them is, “Why?”
By Eric Black / Editor
Editor Eric Black shares his experience at Hardin-Simmons University and the Logsdon School of Theology, which taught him how to find faith in difficult times.
Our nation is deeply divided. Tearing a speech in half is not going to fix things. Repairing the right roads and building the needed bridges might.
Underneath the shiny surface of a good economy, there is the problem of how a country achieves prosperity. Are we willing to look beyond all that glitters?
Herein lies a significant part of the trouble with justice in this world: When is one person or group of people privileged over another? We all want justice, and privilege, but we more easily see ourselves as wronged than as privileged.
Christians come from a long line of estrangement. It’s a pattern as old as time and difficult to leave behind, but Christians need to figure out how.
There are facts and interpretations of the facts, and there is the truth. Are we willing to face the truth, especially the truth about ourselves?
If last year was any indication, 2020 will test our resolve even further. Will we see any clearer our need to be people of Christ’s peace and good will?
Though we sing of “peace on Earth,” these are restless times. Followers of Christ need to remain above the divisiveness. There’s work to be done … together.
How does our response to someone like Greta Thunberg match our response to people God sends to get our attention, the prophets?
Metaphors are risky, yet we use them all the time. Editor Eric Black reflects on an unintended consequence of a metaphor he used in a recent editorial.
Of all the things we might want people to know about Thanksgiving, what should they know?