Outreach

We Shall Overcome? When? The Unpreached Modern-Day Slavery

By Ify Ike 

Human trafficking is not just an international or an other issue, it is happening in and to the black community and it's time for the black church to stand up. Read more

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Ashamed of the Gospel?

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Have you ever been ashamed to share the Gospel? Don’t be so quick to answer that question. In this article, Cornell Ngare offers a personal reflection on the difficulties – and opportunities – of evangelism. Read more

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The Brazen, Beautiful Humanity of Malala Yousafzai

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The Pakistani teen activist was ambushed and nearly killed by Taliban terrorists because of her stand for education and civil rights for girls and women. Her courage has inspired a new movement for justice. Read more

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My Two and a Half Cents: An Open Letter to Angus T. Jones

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Now that a little time has past since the young ‘Two and a Half Men’ star’s condemnation of his CBS show, here’s some advice for living out your faith even when you’re in the cast of a ‘filthy’ sitcom. Read more

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What Is Black Community?

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A scholarly survey of how African Americans struggled for a community identity before the Civil War — and how it affects us today. Read more

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Attention Christmas Shoppers: Angel Tree Needs You!

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Angel Tree shares the true meaning of the season with incarcerated men and women and their children by providing Christmas gifts and financial support. Will you help? Read more

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Helping Victims of Hurricane Sandy

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Looking for opportunities to help those affected by the storm? Check out these ways to donate — and to pray. Read more

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Interrupting the Bloodshed

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With a new documentary as their focal point, anti-violence activists are working to reverse the epidemic of senseless youth violence in Chicago. Read more

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The Genius of ‘Gangnam Style’

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What can Christian artists learn from the overnight viral hit? Look deeper than the goofy guest appearances and fan spoofs, and there’s plenty. Read more

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Standing Up to Power: A Chicago Teacher Speaks Out

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OPINION: Our fight for a fair contract and better schools is really about fighting for better lives — and better futures — for our students and their families. Read more

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