What Pastors Believe

LifeWay Research released the results of their latest poll of Protestant pastors earlier this week.  The 1000 participants "overwhelmingly believe that God did not use evolution to create humans and think Adam and Eve were literal people."  More specifically, "I believe God used evolution to create people" - 73% of pastors disagree "I believe Adam and Eve were literal people" - 74% of pastors agree So What? Thankfully the article does note that this pastoral group's beliefs are more Read More …

Evolution Weekend: Worth Celebrating?

You may be surprised to learn that this weekend, February 11-13, is the sixth annual Evolution Weekend.  While not found on any liturgical calendars, it affords congregations of all faiths a focused opportunity to consider the compatibility of religion and science. Meet the Founder Michael Zimmerman (pictured at right) is the founder and director of The Clergy Letter Project , which is the international organization of more than 14,000 religious leaders and scientists that sponsors the Read More …