Evernote App Enhances Bible Study, Organization

It’s hard to believe now, but when the iPhone came into being in 2007 there was a group of employees at the North American Mission Board (NAMB) in Alpharetta, Ga., who got together regularly over lunch to discuss how to use the revolutionary new device. I was one of those employees from 2002 until 2010, … Continue reading Evernote App Enhances Bible Study, Organization

Technology Makes Bible Study a Notetaker’s Dream

For years I, like many folks, kept handwritten notes in notebooks and three-ring binders. Then came the 1980s and the arrival of the personal computer, which made it easy to store notes in typed form on a hard drive. I soon discovered that as technology advanced and computers changed, many times early file formats were … Continue reading Technology Makes Bible Study a Notetaker’s Dream

The Democratic Party and the Question of Late-term Abortion

Guest column by Caleb Yarbrough ON THE SAME day that Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam shared comments on a radio program, which were widely interpreted to imply the approval of infanticide (Jan. 30), fellow Democrat, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke to attendees of the annual Council for Christian Colleges and Universities conference (CCUC), during which she … Continue reading The Democratic Party and the Question of Late-term Abortion

CRT and Intersectionality: Just Analytical Tools?

Guest column by Caleb Yarbrough DURING the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Annual Meeting held June 11-12 in Birmingham, Ala., messengers approved a resolution “On Critical Race Theory And Intersectionality.” What are these concepts? Where do they come from? And what does it mean that the SBC corporately affirmed them? Resolution 9 states that some evangelicals … Continue reading CRT and Intersectionality: Just Analytical Tools?

Hallmark Joins Chick-fil-A; Caves to Culture Wars

I don’t know about your household, but Hallmark has quickly become the go-to for our family in recent years because of its family-friendly and values-based content. In fact, during the Christmas season, my wife, daughter, and daughter-in-law carve out significant portions of time to watch the new Christmas movies the Hallmark Channel offers. Contrary to … Continue reading Hallmark Joins Chick-fil-A; Caves to Culture Wars

Is Chick-fil-A ‘Chickening Out?’

Just when many Christians felt it was honorable (and tasty to boot) to promote fast-food chain Chick-fil-A, which has always espoused Judeo-Christian values, comes revelations the company’s foundation is in the process of reassessing its philanthropic partnerships – including faith-based ministries. What is alarming is what drove the Atlanta-based fast-food chain to make the decision. … Continue reading Is Chick-fil-A ‘Chickening Out?’

Kanye’s ‘Jesus is King’ Movement and the Church

A few years ago, who could have predicted that a flamboyant billionaire real estate developer from Manhattan could have turned politics in the United States upside down? While the election of Donald Trump in 2016 shocked pundits both domestic and foreign, the message of taking on the establishment in Washington, securing the country’s borders and … Continue reading Kanye’s ‘Jesus is King’ Movement and the Church