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Disciples of Christ

Still Catholic?

J. Michael McMahon | Posted 12.09.2016 | Religion
J. Michael McMahon

As a life-long Catholic, the Lord's table remains central to my experience and understanding of the Church. As a gay Christian and ordained minister, I am deeply grateful to be part of a community of Disciples who proclaim insistently that "we welcome all to the Lord's table as the Lord has welcomed us."

Austin City Limits 2015 Must Sees as Told By a True Austinite

Reilly Wieland | Posted 09.25.2016 | Arts
Reilly Wieland

It is a true understatement to say that the pinnacle of the teenage Austinite social calendar is Austin City Limits. ACL has taken on a life of its own, an event so fantasized and talked about that it couldn't ever be as good as we all think it will be.

Disciples Of Christ Church Takes A Stand For LGBT Rights In Indiana

Religion News Service | LAUREN MARKOE | Posted 03.28.2015 | Religion

(RNS) Though the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) has made Indianapolis its headquarters for nearly a century, the denomination is considering p...

7 Reasons Not to Freak Out About Protestant Mainline Decline

Derek Penwell | Posted 10.14.2014 | Religion
Derek Penwell

Year-over-year, our loss of Total and Participating Membership sits close to 20 percent, but that our Average Worship Attendance is only a little over 4 percent. That is a shocking loss to absorb in a single year.

One Government Activity Continues: 1,100+ Deportations a Day

John McCullough | Posted 12.03.2013 | Religion
John McCullough

When Congress decides to end the shutdown -- which it must do at some point -- our national leaders will need to prove that they can still get things done. Immigration reform should be at the top of that list.

The Last Campbellite

Robert M. Randolph | Posted 07.22.2013 | Religion
Robert M. Randolph

When Billie Sol died, a door closed in a religious tradition that nurtured many and promised more than it could deliver.

The Bible And Our Moral Lives

Greg Carey | Posted 03.16.2013 | Religion
Greg Carey

Sometimes, by the grace of the Holy Spirit, biblical interpretation flows easily. But reading the Bible in the search for moral guidance is indeed hard work.

A Billboard Of Love

Phil Shepherd | Posted 08.01.2012 | Religion
Phil Shepherd

An emerging church in San Diego, Calif., has once again taken up the mantel of love this week and has become ambassadors to the LGBTQ community in North Carolina, letting them know that they are not alone and that God does love them.

Watkins Re-elected President Of Disciples

Posted 09.18.2011 | Religion

By Jack Jenkins Religion News Service (RNS) The Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) voted to re-elect the Rev. Sharon Watkins as head of the de...

Rev. Sharon Watkins Chosen For Obama Inaugural Prayer Service

Yahoo! Philippines News | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living