Students need to receive education in the fall. They don’t need to be used as leverage in political and economic disputes.
07/08/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
Four recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions may be disagreeable, but how Christians demonstrate the character of Christ in response matters more.
07/01/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
Our children are taking in and learning from everything going on around them. Editor Eric Black challenges us to be mindful of what we are teaching them.
06/24/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
The times feel like being on a ship at sea in a storm, like the world is heaving under our feet. We must face the waves head-on.
06/17/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
It can be difficult to think through all that is happening in our country. We may be trying to push it out of our mind. But we mustn’t.
06/09/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
Lisa Rainey, an educator, Baptist Standard contributor and guest editorialist, encourages others to discover the joys of reading and writing.
06/03/2020 - By Lisa M. Rainey, Ph.D.
Contempt is a killer, laying low but unable to stay under wraps forever. To combat contempt, Editor Eric Black points to God’s valuation of us.
05/28/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
We will respond to current challenges and uncertainties by being creative, compassionate and courageous, just as God created us to be.
05/20/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
The fight against racism has been longer than all other wars combined. Hope won’t come from government regulation or social pressure.
05/14/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
When should the church re-gather in person, and how? As each church makes its own decision, we need to extend grace to each other.
05/01/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
Amid all the “what if” questions about reopening businesses, Editor Eric Black offers a different set of “what if” questions about joy.
04/28/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor
Underneath the debates about the reality of the coronavirus pandemic and legitimacy of responses to it is a deeper question. It’s a question of trust.
04/23/2020 - By Eric Black / Editor