The Importance of Interfaith Engagement

In an age of globalization and massive migration, religious radicalism across the world has been increasing over the last half-century.   Religious persecution is a world-wide human rights crisis, and even religions once claimed as most peaceful have resorted to authoritarianism and violence to commit violence against others.  In our own nation, for instance, so-called “ChristianContinue reading “The Importance of Interfaith Engagement”

Awaken to the World

By Matt Sapp During Lent at Central Baptist Church (the six weeks between Ash Wednesday and Easter) we’re focusing on the humanity of Jesus and the ways that Christ’s teaching “awakens” us to what it means to be fully human. This spring as we remember that God has a hand in all of creation asContinue reading “Awaken to the World”