Since 1970, trust in science has decreased significantly among conservatives and regular churchgoers, and as a pastor and former evangelical, I need to know why.
We all have our starting points, our tribes and our audiences. But we also need to push ourselves a bit, and to move into the “adjacent possible.”
When you use God to explain all the things that you can’t currently understand, then you are setting God up to be gone one day, when we do understand those things.
White evangelicals tend to support pushing back certain provisions of the ACA, or eliminating it altogether, for at least three reasons particular to their religious group.
When we join hands we do so with wounds still open.
For many Christians, Christianity and science are not in opposition; rather, they both serve as ways to search for truth.
The question isn’t “how Jewish are we?” or “how religious are we?” The real question is, “How can Judaism help us to become better people and to create a better world?”