From Executive Director David Dykes:
A whole new, rapidly growing, demographic of our society is now identifying itself as “spiritual, but not religious;” some are referring to it as the “Nones.” This fact of American life encourages me. Religion should point to faith; but regrettably, much, maybe most of religion has replaced faith with sets of beliefs to be “faithfully” held. It’s easy to see the confusion between being “faithful” to a set of rigidly held beliefs and actually...
The Election And The Over-Soul
What in the world is going on? What is happening to us? Help me find my soul’s center. Paul Berman writes for various magazines, including Tablet magazine, a daily online magazine of Jewish news, ideas and culture. In his article, “The Election And The Over-Soul; Mystic emanations and a path forward, in democracy’s wake,” is insightful and offers options for all of us. Take a look.
White Evangelicalism / A Religious Frankenstein
Religion Dispatches is an online magazine, a “gold mine,” for articles addressing timely issues “at the intersection of religion, politics and culture.” Brandi Miller, a writer for Religion Dispatches, is done with white evangelicals and offers an eye-opening “Dear John” letter that brings a fresh perspective into the heart of our nation. YOU’VE GOT TO READ THIS.