https://www.christianpost.com/news/umc-concerned-about-decline-of-young-leaders-number-of-elders-under-35-lowest-since-2005.html The UMC has recently been experiencing some rough patches division partially stemming from it’s position on same sex attracted clergy in ministry and other LGBT issues, and the dynamic growth in more consertive countries outside of the US. While the UMC is leading in the headlines, it isn’t the only mainline Protestant denomination experiencing… Read More
(Bloomberg) –– Billionaire Robert Smith’s surprise pledge to pay off the student loans of Morehouse College’s class of 2019 will cost $34 million and will now include educational debt amassed by parents. Students, parents and guardians received the details in an email Friday from the Atlanta school. Smith, the founder of private equity firm Vista… The… Read More
Jerry Falwell Junior president of liberty university has come under scrutiny for behavior I’m likeJerry Falwell Junior president of liberty university has come under scrutiny for behavior unbecoming of his role as a faith leader and university president. Kanye has taken his Sunday service on the road now to new bed new birth Baptist church… Read More
https://www.christianpost.com/news/chance-the-rapper-tells-ellen-degeneres-jesus-reason-he-gives-back-to-community.html I’ve been a fan of Chance the Rapper for some time largely because his raps are inspirational and engaging. Chance has been open about his faith and how it has affected his personal and professional life. While there have been a plethora of positive rappers who have integrated faith and inspiration into their lyrics,… Read More
An inter-racial couple was denied access to a local wedding venue because of the owner’s deep Christian race/ faith. It’s hard to believe this still exists but looking in Mississippi I’m finding that some beliefs are hard to let go.