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Blog: What You Believe Could Hinder What You Achieve

The new year is upon us. It’s time to act on all of our resolutions and promises to change for the better. The most popular...

On Religion: Vatican Debates about Pachamama Rites Refused to Fade Away

The scene during the Vatican's Christmas concert was simple and even childlike, as a young woman from Latin America instructed participants -- including smiling...

Oxford Mayor Looks Back on 2019, Ahead to 2020

Oxford's Mayor Robyn Tannehill released a State of the City message Friday that remembered the accomplishments and the heartbreaks of 2019 and shared some...

On Religion: #ChurchToo Scandal Reaches SBC; Top Story in RNA Top 10 Poll

Protest rallies have been common during the #MeToo era, but many of the demonstrators outside the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention were quoting scripture. As a...

On Religion: Pondering the Work of Mister Rogers, a Pastor

During a dozen years of ministry, the Rev. Ted Giese estimates that he has performed 200 funerals and made 1,000 hospital visits to the...

Blog: New Year, New You: Setting Goals to Become Healthy & Strong in 2020

The end of the year is fast approaching and now is the time to examine what you want to improve. As we close the chapter...

On Religion: News from China, with Ties to the Legacy of Baptist Hero Lottie...

The news reports shocked Christians worldwide, as Chinese police units demolished the giant Golden Lampstand Church in Shanxi Province early in 2018. It was just...

On Religion: Phil Vischer of VeggieTales Tries to Tell Whole Bible Story — to...

The ancient Christian leaders who wrote the Nicene Creed never produced a scroll explaining the mysteries of the Holy Trinity to children. This is not...

Op-ed: Does Your Company’s ‘Good’ Insurance Actually Cover Mental Healthcare?

By Billy Young CEO of Right Track Medical Group info@righttrackmedical.com This fall, a federal judge in Jackson ruled that Mississippi is not providing community mental-health services that...

Allen Boyer: Review of “William Faulkner: The Cofield Collection”

“It wasn’t easy to get a smiling photograph of William Faulkner!” That was the fond, exasperated comment of J.R. “Colonel” Cofield, the Oxford photographer...