President Obama has selected a new ambassador at large for international religious freedom amid a sudden flurry of activity on the issue, and the Southern Baptist Convention's public policy entity has expressed misgiving about his choice.
GuideStone President O.S. Hawkins' newest book, "The Jesus Code: 52 Scripture Questions Every Believer Should Answer," addresses some challenging questions recorded in Scripture, as well as the answers the Bible reveals. The book hits store shelves today (July 29).
Christians who are physically and mentally challenged, seminary professor David Prince writes, can remind the church that it is "not a gathering place for the cultural elite but a sovereignly designed community of the ignoble, weak and low."