Conservative Christians and Jews Resist Female President

Conservative Christians and Jews Resist Female President

While American Muslims will not think twice about a female president, conservative Christians and Jews have shared their resistance to the idea of a female president based on their take on biblical gender roles. Owen Strachan, formerly of the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, noted that there is no explicit scripture that forbids a woman from serving 

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Religious Exemptions for Child Neglect Remain in 34 States

Religious Exemptions for Child Neglect Remain in 34 States

Religious groups who rely on prayer rather than medical treatments for the care of their children continue to have exemptions in 34 states, but Tennessee became the latest state to remove the religious exemption clause for parents. While some states have different language and clauses, the remaining 16 states will prosecute parents for neglect if 

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How to Focus Your Ministry Time

How to Focus Your Ministry Time

Thom Rainer writes that pastors can waste a lot of time on social media, counseling that they aren’t qualified to do, and handling phone calls and meetings that can drain time and energy. He suggests minimizing meetings, handling conversations as they come up, focusing on meeting agendas, and cutting non-essential tasks or having a secretary administrative tasks. 

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