Church Conflict Can Take On A Life Of Its Own

By Charles H. Chandler Chris Hedges states that after a period of time, war begins to develop its own life. The former theology student turned journalist wrote in his book, War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning, that those involved are able to perform superhuman acts...

Are Pastors and Churches Being Shortchanged?

By Charles H. Chandler Gerald L. Zelizer, writing in the February 21 issue of USA TODAY, suggests that church leaders should skillfully exclude from leadership roles that laity whom author G. Lloyd Rediger calls “clergy killers.” Though he acknowledges...