(AP) — Entangled in a multifaceted sex abuse crisis, the country's largest Protestant denomination is preparing to host a conference on a topic that has kindled skepticism even among some of the scheduled speakers.
(RNS) — The problem is that he had at least one sexual relationship with a congregant — a transgression that is increasingly understood as a violation of clergy boundaries.
Tullian Tchividjian tells RNS he spent hours researching the best way to commit suicide during this period of despair.
(RNS) Half of Protestant pastors say their peers should step down from the pulpit for a time if they are accused of misconduct, according to new LifeWay data.
Can't pastors get more creative than an affair?
(RNS) Tullian Tchividjian said he hopes his life can be a warning to others after he was fired from his new position at Willow Creek Presbyterian Church last week after confessing to another past affair.
(RNS) Tchividjian's firing follows last year's resignation from Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church after he admitted an affair.
Never shying away from controversy, Tullian Tchividjian is picking another fight--this time, with New Years resolutions. He says the practice of setting them can be spiritually damaging.
(RNS) Pastors with megabrands are raising new issues for fast-growing churches.
A certain sect of Calvinist Christians are growing in prominence and influence, but certain trends are holding this faithful faction back from becoming a sustainable, mainstream movement.
Is the God who created us better than the God we've created?
(RNS) Billy Graham has been featured in ads supporting a North Carolina anti-gay marriage referendum and supporting “biblical values” in the upcoming national election. Why has the famed evangelist – who has said he learned hard lessons about being too political – getting so involved in the 2012 elections? By Adelle M. Banks.