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Baseball great Jackie Robinson swings a bat in his Dodgers uniform, dated 1954. This is a photo taken by staff photographer Bob Sandberg of LOOK Magazine, and is part of the LOOK Magazine Photograph Collection at the Library of Congress. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

Commentary: Shaped by Methodism, Jackie Robinson continues to inspire

On the anniversary of the baseball and civil rights legend’s death, author reflects on how biography project affected his own faith. Read More

Morgan Freeman (right) as God, with Steve Carrell discuss the construction of the Ark in Evan Almighty (2007). Press photo courtesy of Universal Pictures

No joke. Comedies about God can foster faith

Hollywood treatments of the Almighty can actually lead to good conversations about how we see God and respond to his teachings. Read More

Courtesy photo of Rob Rutland-Brown, executive director of National Justice for Our Neighbors.

Commentary: JFON helps immigrants get the welcome they deserve

Justice for Our Neighbors, a ministry of The United Methodist Church, helps low-income immigrants and refugees navigate the complex U.S. legal system. Read More