By: Mitch Randall The E3 Initiative is an exciting vision for the future of EthicsDaily.com. With these guiding objectives, we are set to emerge as a leader when it comes to cultivating ethical issues and inspiring action for social justice.
By: Mitch Randall We've all been in "that" meeting. However, with the Baptist Center for Ethics' annual board meeting underway, I am thrilled to be part of an organization looking toward the future. No boring, unproductive meeting here.
By: Mitch Randall Baptists were born from immigrants seeking a better opportunity to practice their faith and provide for their families. You can honor that heritage by calling your elected officials to urge them to support a clean DREAM Act.
By: Mitch Randall The day has come that we finally do something about our obsession with guns. Our children are calling us out - demanding that the killings stop and leading the way because adults are too fearful.
By: Mitch Randall Many informative articles have been written about the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship's Illumination Project. Let's refract those thoughts in a way that honors conscience, seeks justice, respects diversity and bends toward good.
By: Mitch Randall Our win-at-all-costs culture believes opponents must be humiliated and destroyed, but we must choose a different path. While engaging sensitive issues, let us be faithful to conscience and gracious to others.
By: Mitch Randall The United States is a divided union, with both sides using stereotypes to stir up fear and hatred. We must seek and embrace a new model and strategy, using conversation and compromise to forge a more perfect union.
By: Mitch Randall Cooperation may seem like a utopian dream in our fractured world, but moderate/progressive Baptist leaders are forging new ground to embrace a spirit of cooperation. Together, we can shine light into the darkness.
By: Mitch Randall While the divide between those supporting Israel and Palestine has grown over the years, a recent report reveals a glimmer of hope. Nearly half of U.S. adults believe a peaceful two-state solution is possible.
By: Mitch Randall Without intervention, 800,000 immigrants are subject to possible deportation, even though a majority of U.S. citizens think they should remain. Protecting them from deportation should be a bipartisan policy.
By: Mitch Randall While the U.S. stock market continues to soar upward, the down-and-out struggle more than ever before. Christians must advocate for a society that does not forget the poor and does not let the wealth gap widen.
By: Mitch Randall Christians are waking up to the realization that the cosmic powers of darkness are working against the very people Jesus came to liberate and empower. These 6 practices will help you stand firm.
A reception in memory of Robert Parham's 26 years leading Baptist Center for Ethics / EthicsDaily.com was held June 29, 2017, during the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship's 2017 general assembly in Atlanta. This PowerPoint, highlighting Robert's life, work and legacy, was on display during the reception.
By: Robert Parham EthicsDaily.com's mission is straightforward: challenging people of faith to advance the common good. Rather than protest or rant, we supply moral education resources to congregational leaders and their congregations.
By: Robert Parham President Trump issued an executive order last week that authorized the building of a 2,000-mile U.S.-Mexican border barrier. While he's right to protect the nation's borders, the status of 750,000 dreamers is unclear.
By: Robert Parham The Bible was on display at President Trump's inauguration with passages from Psalms, Matthew and 1 Timothy. One would hope that these biblical texts shape President Trump's moral perspective.
By: Robert Parham Protest and prayer are divergent approaches to the inauguration. Protests express opposition. Prayers may express agreement with the new administration or be faithful to the biblical mandate to pray for leaders.
By: Robert Parham National Human Trafficking Awareness Day is Jan. 11, a time to draw attention to the third leading worldwide criminal industry. While there's no doubt Baptists have taken a stand, let's use this day to become further engaged.
By: Robert Parham Retired missionaries Bill and Audrey Cowley showed courage during a time of tribal genocide in Nigeria in 1966 and built one of Africa's transformative educational institutions. They are EthicsDaily.com's Baptists of the Year.
By: Robert Parham Seven columnists have shared why they support the Baptist Center for Ethics / EthicsDaily.com. Three common themes have emerged from their individual perspectives: trust, reliability and resources.
By: Robert Parham "On earth, peace" was a ridiculous announcement at Jesus' birth. Since his birth, it's been an outlandish expectation, a preposterous promise. And yet, as Christmas nears, are we trying enough?