Illustrating one of the reasons churches should be cautious when applying business and marketing techniques to their ministries, two “Mars Hill” churches in Seattle and Sacramento were involved in a branding dispute regarding their names and logos. Thankfully, the two churches stopped themselves before things got really ugly.
Amy Julia Becker reflects on what constitutes a “real Christian education.”
In The Wall Street Journal, Francis Rocca explores Pope Benedict’s skepticism regarding interfaith efforts to establish a “common concept of God.”
While it’s often fun to beat up on Christian Fundamentalists or the Religious Right, Timothy Dalrymple explores “What’s Right with the Religious Right.”
And just for fun, here’s an article by Kerry Webber called “Catholic Speed Dating Gone Wrong.”