To the Class of 2018: Turning Grief into Hope

As published in The Christian Post: Graduation Day can be the best and worst 24 hours of your life. Trust me, I know. Over my 60 years, I’ve personally been…continue

The Mothers Who Mourn

As published in The Christian Post: Scores of beloved mothers throughout America cheerfully anticipate a very special day ahead. Most are excited about plans to gather with their children and…continue

What Should Be Done With the Student Marchers From Parkland?

As published in The Christian Post: A Facebook friend of mine recently posted his support for the kids coming to Washington to take part in the March4OurLives (M4OL), a protest…continue

Pew: White Evangelicals Want Stricter Gun Laws Too

As published in Christianity Today: White evangelicals hold the same views as most Americans on many proposals to restrict access to guns, but are also among the biggest advocates for…continue

Evangelical Leaders Say ‘Pro-Life Ethic’ Means Fighting For Gun Reform

As published in Huffington Post: A small group of evangelical Christian leaders is hoping to promote stricter gun legislation by injecting a key element of conservative Christian theology into the…continue

I’m a Christian, Disaster Expert, Psychologist, Researcher, Father, and Friend. We Need Gun Action Now

As published in Sojourners: If the church is going to bear witness of Christ’s love in the aftermath of the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., we must not just proclaim…continue

CLC leaders call for prayers and action after school shooting

As published in Baptist Standard: Two officials with Texas Baptists’ Christian Life Commission joined more than 100 other evangelical leaders nationally in calling for prayers and action after the school…continue

Evangelical Pastor: Guns Are Not Christian

As published in Time: Here’s one thing all Evangelicals — and Christians of every stripe, actually — hold to be true: humans are sinful. They cannot stop being sinful. They…continue

After Florida school shooting, evangelical leaders call for action amid ‘moral emergency’

As published in Christian Today: Evangelical leaders have called for action over gun violence in the wake of the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida…continue