Resources on Ministry Ethics

I frequently get asked to recommend books that introduce readers to the subject of Christian ethics. Actually, I get asked often enough that it’s time to write out a list of books that I can point people to quickly. Below... Continue...

Imagine you attended a church where your life struggle was never mentioned as an area to receive care, and, if it was mentioned, your struggle was the adversarial portion of a culture war commentary. How would your week-to-week experience of... Continue...

Editor’s Note: This blog is an excerpt from Good Faith: Being a Christian When Society Thinks You're Irrelevant and Extreme For a couple centuries of American public life, a soft reliance on the state to endorse Christian values seemed to... Continue...

When asked to name books that influenced my thinking in ethics, these three came to mind initially: 1. Ethics for a Brave New World by John and Paul Feinberg Back in the late 90s, SBC Seminary Extension drafted me to... Continue...

Phillip Bethancourt: Welcome back to the Questions and Ethics program with Russell Moore. I’m Phillip Bethancourt, and we have an interesting question for you today, Dr. Moore. So, we got a letter here from a pastor in a small, rural... Continue...

Dear Pastor, Perhaps you’ve read my recent post, titled “Turning the ‘War on Women’ to the ‘War for Women.’” In it I suggested that the “war on women” is a real thing—not the bigoted, misogynistic attack on female sexuality that... Continue...

Recent news indicates that the IRS may be taking steps to monitor any political efforts churches decide to take. In 2012, the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) out of Madison, Wis., filed a federal lawsuit against the IRS for charges... Continue...

Well, I think one of the main issues right now that I am seeing happening all over the place consistently is addressing the issue of pornography—and addressing the issue of pornography not only where it is right now but where... Continue...

Hello, this is Russell Moore, and this is Questions and Ethics, the program where we take your questions about moral and ethical issues and try to answer them through the lens of the gospel of Jesus Christ. And the question... Continue...