By: Zach Dawes Religion can and should play a role in shaping society, but it should do so by offering a moral compass through public witness that retains a distinction and distance from politicians and parties.
By: Ircel Harrison If your congregation wants to enlist and nurture a new generation of church leaders, it won't happen by putting them on committees, especially if most of those assignments don't provide any sense of fulfillment.
By: EthicsDaily Staff Paul Msiza is pastor of Peniel-Salem Baptist Church in Pretoria and the Baptist World Alliance president for 2015-20. He served previously as general secretary of the South Africa Baptist Convention.
By: Agnes Howard The New Year's barrage of juice-cleanse ads promises atonement for holiday indulgence. Similarly, a Lenten fast helps you reflect on spiritual poisons you need to cleanse from your system.
By: Roger Olson Transhumanism, a movement that promotes the fundamental transformation of humanity through technology, is not taken seriously enough by many ethicists. One wonders what it will take to get their attention.
By: EthicsDaily Staff Jaclanel Moore McFarland is a state district court judge in Houston and is a board member of the Baptist Center for Ethics. Her favorite verse, John 3:16, "sums up the whole Bible."
By: Paul Beasley-Murray Pastors should be prepared to give an account of their ministry to the lay leaders of their churches. Here are six ways that pastors and churches can build trust and transparency.
By: Hugh Hollowell Homeless people first and foremost have lost their right to choose. Instead of denying them the ability to make choices, even bad ones, we should love them enough to restore their right to choose.
By: Jerrod Hugenot Living in a 24/7 communication world, we are able to connect with people on an unprecedented level. However, social media runs the risk of turning us inward and separating from community.
By: Larry Eubanks Care for the earth is a part of biblical theology, but somehow it doesn't find its way into a lot of Christians' theology. If we are going to get our lives in line with the plans of God, we must recover this emphasis.