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Christians Shouldn’t Vote 2
by / on November 2, 2010 at 10:58 am / in Broken World, Current Events, Theology

Christians Shouldn’t Vote

If your understanding of the Kingdom of God allows you to support the American project enough to pay taxes, then good citizenship (both Kingdom and temporal) requires that you vote on election day. Anything less than false piety.

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Is the Civil Rights Movement over? 1
by / on September 20, 2010 at 10:27 am / in Broken World, Theology

Is the Civil Rights Movement over?

We can’t simply romanticize or memorialize activism of the past, we must develop new tools, methods, and strategies that will be most effective in our current political landscape. Mobilizing Hope provides an overview and primer around these tools and a theological and moral basis for social justice activism.

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Who would Jesus torture? 0
by / on May 26, 2009 at 12:41 pm / in Broken World, Current Events

Who would Jesus torture?

A survey conducted by the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life recently found that white evangelical Christians are more likely to support torture than people who rarely or never attend religious services. What in God’s name are they teaching in American seminaries these days?

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Where is Ted Haggard now? 0
by / on January 7, 2009 at 12:53 pm / in Broken World, Current Events

Where is Ted Haggard now?

Two years ago Ted Haggard’s sex scandal sent shockwaves through the evangelical world. Once named by TIME Magazine as one of the 25 Most Influential Evangelicals in America, Haggard left his megachurch in Colorado Springs in disgrace, and resigned his post at the President of the National Association of Evangelicals.

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