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Jesus said: "No one can serve two masters; for a slave will either hate the one and love the other, or be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and wealth."Matthew 6:24Here in Seattle, we are see ...

Category: Human Rights, Morality, Politics, Religion, Spirituality

This last week was a tough one for those who oppose the death penalty on moral grounds: i.e. thou shalt not kill. We saw two very different men put to death in two southern states. These men and their circumstances could ...

Category: Jesus Christ, Politics, Religion, Social Justice, Citizens Rights

Like the controversial "moral" issues of abortion and gay marriage, the debate concerning the usage of stem cells is not likely to subside any time soon. The argument pits two deeply-entrenched parties with firm ideologi ...

Category: Politics, Religion, Christianity

As the burqa ban sweeps across Europe, Austria is allowing the little known tradition of upturned pasta strainers to appear on driver's licenses.After just two years of fighting, Niko Alm, an Austrian man w ...

Category: Freedom, Freedom of Religion, Politics, Religion, Citizens Rights

Why the ULC Ministries cannot stay silent on Pastor Richey's broken silence on gay marriageThis is the third installment of the ULC Ministries's "Fear Blog" series where we highlight the ways in which fear is used in ina ...

Category: Uncategorized, Equal Rights, Human Rights, Morality, Politics, Social Equality

Should religion and politics mix? They inevitably will, but the question is where and how.A debate has been raging, a "culture war" has been decreed and some are asking themselves "what would Jesus do?" while others are ...

Category: Politics, Religion

Where two conversational taboos meet, Jim Wallis artfully crafts a painfully accurate discussion on America's shortcomings and the possibilities for change and improvements.Jim Wallis has done something big. He has commu ...

Category: Politics, Religion, ULC Books

The ULCM commends New York on their efforts to ensure marriage equality for all citizens by passing legislation legalizing gay marriage!This bill marks the passage of same sex marriage in the largest state thus far; New ...

Category: Equal Rights, Freedom, Politics, Religion

The recent admission of online infidelity by New York Representative Anthony Weiner may have come as no surprise to you. Given his cryptic answers when questioned about the situation, there was certainly room to doubt ...

Category: Morality, Politics, Buddhism, Christianity