Be it resolved, what you call political correctness, I call progress…
Is political correctness an enemy of free speech, open debate and the free exchange of ideas? Or, by confronting head-on the dominant power relationships and social…
Why Call It King's Cross?
Confession: I didn't move to San Francisco with a name for the church. If people asked for an organization, "The San Francisco Project" was all I had. Generic, sure. But honest. Before moving to the city, I didn't feel qualified to name a church. I needed to spend a few months inhabiting S
Pastor & People in Prayer Call 10.7.15
Weekly Wednesday Morning Pastor & People in Prayer Call facilitated by our Lead Pastor, Rev. David K. Brawley spcbc.com October 7, 2015 Psalm 146:3-5 | "Misplaced Trust"
Pastor & People in Prayer Call 10.28.15
Weekly Wednesday Morning Pastor & People in Prayer Call facilitated by our Lead Pastor, Rev. David K. Brawley spcbc.com October 28, 2015 Acts 17:11 | "Studying the Word"
Jesus Calls Disciples to a New Way of Life
Jesus invites us to forsake all that the world craves: riches, food, experiences, and respect. Instead, we are to crave Him and He will reward us one day if we do so.
God Has Called Us into Amazing Life
The Gospel is a powerful promise. God has brought life and immortality to light in the Gospel. The Gospel is that you did not nor could not do anything worthy…
How to Make a Good Call
I enjoy watching Major League Baseball this time of the year and throughout the summer every year. MLB has not changed much over time but there is one new development in recent years. The umpires will make a judgment call on the field and now some of these rulings can be challenged. For instance, a base runner may come sliding into second base and the official call him out. The manager of the base runner's team may challenge the ruling and, at this…
Papua-wide meeting calls for 10 year moratorium on plantation and forestry industries
Indigenous communities, environmentalists and human rights defenders of West Papua gathered in Jayapura, 4-7 November 2014, to discuss problems linked to rapidly expanding plantations.
Carlsbad residents hold meeting to discuss what they call homeless problem
A single post on the Next Door app turned into an informal meeting for dozens of Carlsbad residents.
What About The Place Called Heaven?
Bring the beauty and truth of the Bible into everyday life. With the YouVersion Bible App, you can read, watch, listen, and share on your smartphone or tablet, and online at Bible.com.
Why God Has Called Christians to Vote
In the following BreakPoint classic, Chuck Colson explains why Christians must be the best of citizens, and why we should vote.
How God Calls Abraham, and Every Believer
Now the Lord said to Abraham, "Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you." (Genesis 12:1) How does Abraham go from idolatry to being a believer in the one true God? God speaks to him! This in a nutshell differentiates Abraham's story from that of
Why It's Time To Rethink What It Means To Be Called To Ministry
Do you need a call story to know you're called to ministry? What if you don't? And what if this issue is keeping the best and the brightest out of ministry.
How to Make Facebook Messenger Video Calls
Facebook's new Video Calling feature in its Messenger app makes it easier to talk to people on your friends list. Here's how.
Here are 10 of Keith Jackson's greatest calls
Microsoft launches Skype Meetings, calls limited to 10 participants, down to 3 after 60 days
By Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch. View the full context on Techmeme.
New HUD Report Shows Trends of Homelessness
If you ask provider of homeless services in your community what a “typical” homeless person in shelter looks like, they may give you an entirely different answer than a provider in my community would give me. Homelessness doesn’t look the same across the nation, across a state, or even across a community It’s true that homeless person is unique, which makes it difficult to understand what…
FIRST-PERSON: Why I practice cold-call evangelism
In going house to house and knocking on doors to share the Gospel, Brandon Kiesling acknowledges 'I get turned away more than I get the opportunity to lead people to faith in Jesus Christ. However, I have also seen a number of people turn to Jesus and get folded into a local church.'
Your Call: What are the solutions to homelessness?
On the March 2nd edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the growing homeless population in the Bay Area. More than 22 percent of US’
How The Police Deal With Homeless Issues In Seattle
This month’s meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council featured returning speaker, Seattle Police Department Officer Bryan Kennedy, speaking about “How the police interact with homeless individuals.” Officer Kennedy said, “Our goal is not to arrest our way out of this issue.” The city council calls the shots, and that policy includes at the moment non-enforcement of laws about sleeping on sidewalks, in parks, etc. Typically…