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Christian Leadership

The 5 Cs Of Christian Mansplanation

Morgan Guyton | Posted 06.10.2013 | Religion
Morgan Guyton

Christian mansplanation usually involves a guy with a low social IQ whose expertise in the faith obliges him to do things like asking patronizing, predictable rhetorical questions of complete strangers in social media in order to help them become experts in Christianity too.

Lebanon as the Example in War and Peace

Claude Salhani | Posted 10.17.2012 | World
Claude Salhani

In its economic heyday Lebanon was touted as the example of what a modern Middle Eastern nation should look like. Today, as other nations in the region, among them Syria, face similar problems the country is again being pointed to as the example to follow.

Christian Leaders As Servants

Fr. Peter-Michael Preble | Posted 08.27.2012 | Religion
Fr. Peter-Michael Preble

Much of our servant ministry comes from the biblical image of the shepherd leading his sheep. The shepherd will do and should do anything, including laying down his life, for those he has in his care.

Amanda's Story Of Religious Abuse As A Teen

Jack Watts | Posted 07.31.2011 | Religion
Jack Watts

The list of downright despicable behavior I witnessed over the years is too long to mention here -- everything from financial impropriety to sexual indiscretions to cruelty-for-pleasure.

Who Can Lead The Local Church?

Brady Boyd | Posted 07.17.2011 | Religion
Brady Boyd

What qualifies someone to be a leader in the church? Can someone just announce to the rest of us that "God called me" or "God spoke to me"?

How Pastors Fail

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Bob Smietana Religion News Service (RNS) Sometimes being a pastor is a real pain. But few pastors want to admit it. J.R. Briggs in trying ...