If you thought America was continuing to slide toward post-Christendom, you were right. Fresh analysis of longitudinal data from the Barna Group reveals that biblical belief and practice have experienced notable declines in a significant number of American cities: Across the United States, cities in every state are becoming more post-Christian—some at a faster rate than others. Read on …
Christian colleges respond to gay marriage
When the US Supreme Court ruled gay marriage is a US constitutional right, we knew Christian colleges would be forced to reckon with the policy implications. Last month, two Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) member colleges, Eastern Mennonite University (WV) and Goshen College (IN) announced they would alter their employment practices to accommodate married gay persons. Here is the latest news of fallout among the CCCU membership. FYI, here are statements from me and other Christian leaders on the subject of human sexuality and gay marriage, for your reference:
- Association of Christian Schools International
- Rosaria Butterfield & Christopher Yuan
- Council for Christian Colleges & Universities
- Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission
- National Association of Evangelicals
What would Jesus say to Caitlyn Jenner?
Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission President Russell Moore consistently offers sound insight regarding current cultural, legal and political developments. I appreciate the depth and fidelity of Moore’s biblical and theological reasoning relative to Bruce (aka Caitlyn) Jenner and the contemporary transgender juggernaut.