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College students fill Buckets of Hope for Haiti

Buckets for HaitiFifteen college students in the Northwest gathered in a friend’s apartment to pray for the 10 families in Haiti who would receive the buckets of food they put together. Each five-gallon bucket filled with various food staples has the makings of 100 meals and is meant to feed a Haitian family for a week.
       

Sorority girls hear they are valued and loved

Student prizesGod opened doors for Resonate Church to partner with Redeemed Girl Ministries to host a “Girls Night Out” event for sorority women from the University of Idaho and Washington State University.
       

Cartoon

All Peter's practice as a boy will one day pay off.
       

2nd Opinion: Are the best days behind us now?

The blindness of self-serving is rampant. Self-sacrifice and personal ethics give way to the smug pieties of religious ideology. I look for spine, like my grandfather had.
       

IN FOCUS: God will answer when his people pray

In the Old Testament, God is referred to as Father only 15 times. Yet Jesus addresses God as Father 170 times in the gospels.
       

Texas Baptist Forum

My friends on the Baylor University board of regents are urging patient understanding from our Texas Baptist family concerning the appointment of Kenneth Starr as president of the university.
       

Quotes in the News

“I've never met a person who intended to ruin his or her life. It's the tiny transgressions, the minor deceptions, the trivial decisions that start the slide into the swamp. If we turn down the lights slowly enough, our eyes adjust to the dark. So do our souls.” --Jim Denison
       

Reading the Culture: The logic of terrorism

Cross-cultural dialogue is essential for Christians concerned about the Muslim world.
       

RIGHT or WRONG? Ethical guidelines

Some people act as if the Ten Commandments were the only ethical guidelines in the Old Testament. Aren’t ethical values stated in other ways in the Old Testament?
       

DOWN HOME: Heaven is louder, funnier, happier

Irreplaceable. That’s the first word that came to mind when my friend David notified me Bill Wright died.
       

EDITORIAL: Baylor’s new Starr needs 5 points

Like so much about Baylor University, Kenneth Starr’s election as president has been fraught with discord. What is the way forward for Starr and for Baylor?
       

Cartoon: What’s in a name?

Cartoon: What’s in a name?
       

2nd Opinion: ‘What I know 6 months out’

I have reassured myself in the six months since the death of my daughter, Maggie Lee, that although I have no idea what I will do without her, I honestly didn’t know what to do with her when she first arrived, either.
       
 
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