A New Model for How We Gather in Our Local Faith Communities~ Jack LaValley

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  American Unificationist faith communities need to adopt a new model for worship. This will solve three major headaches currently facing our American movement: lack of numerical growth, aging local congregations and the absence of a compelling and persuasive national vision. Robin Debacker’s recent article, The Present …

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Washington DC Peace & Security Forum: “The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria: Return of the Caliphate?”~ William Selig D.Min. (UTS’81 and ’12)

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    Washington DC, USA - The U.S. Secretary of Defense recently gave classified testimony on Capitol Hill and declared that “ISIS [the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria] is a clear and imminent threat to the security of the United States.” He noted “they are very well funded, are militarized and …

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E.B. White’s Letter to a Man who had Lost Faith in Humanity

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In 1973 a man sent a distressed letter to E.B. White, lamenting that he had lost faith in humanity. The beloved author, took it upon himself to boost the man’s sunken heart with a short but infinitely beautiful reply, found in Letters of Note: Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience (public library). White’s missive, penned …

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Why South Korea is so distinctively Christian

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  SOUTH KOREA, a dynamo of growth, is also afire with faith. This week Pope Francis will spend five days there, for Asian Youth Day and to beatify 124 early martyrs. About 5.4m of South Korea’s 50m people are Roman Catholics. Perhaps 9m more are Protestants, of many …

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Virtue for the Week: Consideration

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