Baptist News Global: Thanks a lot, 2017. No, really, the Rev. Amy Butler says. Thank you. We now see more clearly the critical work ahead, and each of us has a decision to make about what will happen in 2018.
The (London) Telegraph: These days, Brits tend to associate Twelfth Night with removing Christmas decorations, but up until the 19th century, the Epiphany was more important than Christmas Day.
STAT: Like some other black church leaders, activist, minister and pediatrician Gloria White-Hammond believes cultural change can start at church.
CityLab: A prayer request box on the streets outside Brooklyn's Grace United Methodist Church is an effort by a shrinking congregation to serve its changing neighborhood.
Religion Dispatches: Respectable evangelicals have been defining away their embarrassing spiritual kin for a century, at least.