Has the Evangelical concept of a ticket into Heaven disregarded the implications of the Kingdom now? A Conversation with Eugene Cho
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Has the Evangelical concept of a ticket into Heaven disregarded the implications of the Kingdom now? A Conversation with Eugene Cho

  By Andy Hale When Jesus spoke about the Kingdom of God, he spoke of it in both present and future, both in terms of great distance and proximity. For many, the Kingdom of God comes down to talking about and fixating on Heaven. Oh, that sweet Beulah Land. In other words, the point and … Continue reading

Humor Is the Antidote To _____ : A Conversation With the Laugh in Peace Comedy Tour
COVID-19 / Podcast

Humor Is the Antidote To _____ : A Conversation With the Laugh in Peace Comedy Tour

By Andy Hale  The last few months have offered upon the dais of life scores of horrific news. Over 5.5 million people have been infected worldwide, 1.6 billion face job loss and over 346,000 people have died from COVID-19. You have heard the phrase, “Laughter is the best medicine.” But is now the best time … Continue reading

CBF Podcast: Infectious Disease Expert, Dr. Sonya Heath
COVID-19 / Podcast

CBF Podcast: Infectious Disease Expert, Dr. Sonya Heath

  By Andy Hale  Will American self-centric ideology only allow us to submit to a stay-at-home order for so long? NPR dropped a report that cell phone data usage shows that fewer people are following the social distancing guidelines. Of course, some states, like Georgia, have reopened in their personally designed phases. While some have lauded this … Continue reading

A Biblical View of Gender Ideology? A Conversation with Amanda W. Benckhuysen
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A Biblical View of Gender Ideology? A Conversation with Amanda W. Benckhuysen

By Andy Hale When it comes to economic, gender, nationality, ethnicity, and systematic privilege, life has been handed to me on a silver platter. That doesn’t mean that I haven’t faced difficult circumstances, hardship, disappointment, or rejection. However, I have been given more than my fair share of a leg up as a result of … Continue reading

Financial Crisis and Assistance for Churches During the COVID-19 Crisis
COVID-19 / Podcast

Financial Crisis and Assistance for Churches During the COVID-19 Crisis

  By Andy Hale Individuals and families across the world are continuing to adapt to this new normal. Adaptation has been more challenging for others who have faced job loss, medical crisis, or death as a result of the coronavirus. Local churches also find themselves in a precarious place. A lack of connectivity through weekly … Continue reading

Some People Are Just Worth Quoting More Often Than Others: A Conversation with Jeffrey Munroe About Fredrick Buechner
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Some People Are Just Worth Quoting More Often Than Others: A Conversation with Jeffrey Munroe About Fredrick Buechner

By Andy Hale Why is that some people are just a lot more quotable? King, Einstein, Angelou, Seuss, Franklin, Oprah, Shakespeare, Aristotle, Jesus of Nazareth are at the top of the most quoted persons in history. Who can forget Lincoln’s famous line, “Don’t believe everything you read on the internet just because there’s a picture … Continue reading

When Theological and Political Convictions Lead to Espionage: A Conversation with Elisabeth Braw
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When Theological and Political Convictions Lead to Espionage: A Conversation with Elisabeth Braw

By Andy Hale  Certainly, the least severe results of the COVID-19 crisis is the rescheduled release of Daniel Craig’s final Bond film. We can wait another seven months of the conclusion of the greatest of all Bonds. And yes, Craig’s gritty and dark bond outpaces Roger Moore, David Niven, Timothy Dalton, and Connery. The only … Continue reading

The Continued Unbridled Turmoil of The Doctrine of Discovery: A Conversation with Mark Charles and Soong-Chan Rah
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The Continued Unbridled Turmoil of The Doctrine of Discovery: A Conversation with Mark Charles and Soong-Chan Rah

By Andy Hale The Danish philosopher and theologian Søren Kierkegaard pnce wrote: It is really true what philosophy tells us, that life must be understood backwards. But with this, one forgets the second proposition, that it must be lived forwards. A proposition which, the more it is subjected to careful thought, the more it ends … Continue reading

CBF Stories: Chaplains and COVID-19
bold faith / Chaplaincy and Pastoral Counseling / COVID-19

CBF Stories: Chaplains and COVID-19

In this special episode of the CBF Stories Podcast, Clark Hill connects with two CBF-endorsed chaplains as they respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. On the front lines of where the virus is most pervasive, their ministries of presence are most challenged by the need for physical distancing while needing to be spiritually close. Chaplain Renee … Continue reading