Tagged: bethlehem

“The Pumpkin Church”

by Joshua Carson If you ask someone from Bethlehem, PA, “Which church is First Baptist Church?” they will likely either point out its prominent location on Linden Street or say, “Oh, that’s the pumpkin...

Church + the Cross = Hope

When I look at the church, what gives me hope? by Yohanna Katanacho My name is the church of the Middle East. Death is below me, above me, beside me, around me, and in...

“I Hate Democracy”

by Max Ediger “I have to be honest with you – I hate democracy!” The young Palestinian teenager’s gentle voice reflected sadness and some anger. It was April 2004, and together with a small...