Society

The Invisible Battle: Mental Illness in the Church

I recently heard a pastor give a sermon regarding his personal battle with depression and suicidal ideation. The main purpose of his sermon was...

The Image of God and the Foundations of Political Liberalism

From whence comes, and what standard defines and organizes, the varied rights of protected minorities? As more and more people groups claim “rights,” one...

Brought into the Light: Why Journalism Matters, Then and Now

It seems like journalists can’t leave well enough alone. From the Cosby scandal and Deflategate to Hillary’s emails and Trump’s wives, the American media...

Peace And/Or Justice: A Redefinition

When I was young, like most of us I was quick to cry out when harmed by another child (usually one of my siblings): “Mom!...

When No Means Yes: Sexual Violence Happens in Churches, Too

Every 107 seconds, another American becomes a victim of sexual assault, with an average of 293,066 victims of rape and assault every year, according...

What’s Your Platform? Why You Need A Position of Social Influence

It was 1785, a time of turbulent politics and social upheaval, as the British Empire was expanding across the world. Corruption in government was...

The Time is Now: The Mission of Integras

We are in the midst of chaos. A turbulent election season, threats of terrorism, racial riots in the streets reminiscent of the Civil Rights...

Put Not Your Trust in Princes: The Myth of Public Morality

Lying to Congress. Invading a country on false premises. Sending classified emails using a private server. Proposing restrictions on the civil liberties of certain...