Editorials

4 Action Ideas For Building a Larger TV Audience, Making a Moral Difference | Robert Parham, Through The Door, National Religious Broadcasters Network, EthicsDaily TV, Prisons
4 Action Ideas For Building a Larger TV Audience, Making a Moral Difference
By: Robert Parham
Before "Through the Door" premieres on Oct. 9 on National Religious Broadcasters Network, you can help spread the word via these four ways. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Evangelical Community in Syria and Lebanon Declares "State of Emergency" | Robert Parham, Middle East, ISIS, Religious Freedom, Evangelicals, Arab Baptist Theological Seminary, Lebanese Society for Educational and Social Development, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon
Evangelical Community in Syria and Lebanon Declares "State of Emergency"
By: Robert Parham
Evangelical leaders in the Middle East have issued a "state of emergency," warning that the Christian presence there could be annihilated. Read More ...
Robert Parham

"Duck Dynasty" Patriarch's Phil Robertson Plan for ISIS Sounds Like Holy War | Robert Parham, ISIS, Holy War, Just War, Duck Dynasty
"Duck Dynasty" Patriarch's Phil Robertson Plan for ISIS Sounds Like Holy War
By: Robert Parham
"Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson cherry-picks Bible verses to justify his convert-or-die theology. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Micro-Justice Initiatives Trump Macro-Justice Rhetoric | Robert Parham, Social Justice
Micro-Justice Initiatives Trump Macro-Justice Rhetoric
By: Robert Parham
We often hear calls for "macro-justice"—sweeping actions for social change to correct wrongs. Frankly, we need more micro-justice initiatives for social change and less macro-justice rhetoric. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Two Roads Diverge With Failure to Pass Immigration Reform. Which Will We Take? | Robert Parham, Immigration, Gospel Without Borders
Two Roads Diverge With Failure to Pass Immigration Reform. Which Will We Take?
By: Robert Parham
Washington failed to pass federal immigration reform, leaving U.S. Christians at a proverbial fork in the road. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Social Change Depends on Personal Change: Appeal for $3,000 for a TV Broadcast | Robert Parham, Fundraising, Financial Support
Social Change Depends on Personal Change: Appeal for $3,000 for a TV Broadcast
By: Robert Parham
Ethics Daily.com addresses real issues in a 24/7 world. That's why we're seeking your help to raise $3,000 this week. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Learn to Speak BCE | Robert Parham, Humor, Laughter
Learn to Speak BCE
By: Robert Parham
Laughter is missing in much of the Christian community, even though the biblical witness has encouraging words about laughter. As good as laughter is for the soul, we laugh too little. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Prayer, Action Needed in Response to Ebola Virus Outbreak | Robert Parham, West Africa, Ebola Virus, Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone
Prayer, Action Needed in Response to Ebola Virus Outbreak
By: Robert Parham
The spreading epidemic of the Ebola virus challenges houses of faith to pray for West Africa and governments to act. Will we turn away from those in need or be moved to action? Read More ...
Robert Parham

Ruminations from Three Days in Rural Alabama, Mississippi | Robert Parham, Prison Ministry, Through the Door
Ruminations from Three Days in Rural Alabama, Mississippi
By: Robert Parham
The cultural narrative that building prisons builds up the local economy doesn't appear to apply to Alabama's Pickens County. That's just one finding uncovered during a trip to the South. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Goodwill Global Baptists Pivot to Africa | Robert Parham, Baptist World Alliance, Africa, Paul Msiza
Goodwill Global Baptists Pivot to Africa
By: Robert Parham
The Baptist World Alliance pivoted to Sub-Saharan Africa at its annual gathering in Turkey, with the election of a new president from Africa and plans for the 2015 World Baptist Congress in South Africa. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Christians Give Witness for Peace with Twitter | Robert Parham, Peacemaking, Twitter, Social Media
Christians Give Witness for Peace with Twitter
By: Robert Parham
Witnessing for peace through tweets and prayers might seem an anemic alternative to the hard power of missiles and military budgets, yet Jesus chose such "anemia" with his message of peace. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Central American Children Challenge Church, U.S. Border | Robert Parham, Immigration
Central American Children Challenge Church, U.S. Border
By: Robert Parham
More than 37,000 children—most without accompanying parents—have crossed the border this year. It's a humanitarian calamity, a political debacle and a moral challenge for the Christian community. Read More ...
Robert Parham

Thinking about a Just War on the Fourth of July | Robert Parham, Just War, Fourth of July
Thinking about a Just War on the Fourth of July
By: Robert Parham
Having spent $1.7 trillion in war costs in Iraq, not counting the long-term veteran care, is it right to go into this war? The eight Just War principles give us some nonpartisan guidance. Read More ...
Robert Parham