Megachurch pastor Mark Driscoll answers the question “Has Christian America Come to an End?” He makes a distinction between Christian America and Christendom America, in which Christian America is defined by those aspects of America that are influenced by truly transformed Christians while Christendom America is defined by cultural, social, or political elements that are only nominally Christian. Driscoll argues Christian America is still alive and well, while Christendom America is dead.
Yale theologian Miroslav Volf shares some spiritual and political thoughts about the death of Osama bin Laden. Like N. T. Wright, Volf and his friends take issue with American Exceptionalism in the decision to enter Pakistan without their approval.
Elizabeth Scalia has some terrific advice for those undergoing trials or suffering: Offer it up to the Lord so that he may be use it in some way for the kingdom.