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Angelina Jolie’s film “Unbroken” features the true story of an Olympian and World War II veteran who was only able to extend forgiveness to his captors after he encountered Christianity.

When I was younger, all the girls in my class had a thing about going to the bathroom together. No one wanted to leave and go out by herself.

Rob Bell was once the evangelical It Boy, the hipster pastor with the thick-rimmed glasses and the skinny jeans whose best-selling theology was captured in books with names such as “Velvet Elvis” and “Sex God.”

Charlotte’s Hickory Grove Baptist Church, and others, now have counseling departments to help parishioners.

Over the years, some clergy have confided to me that there are passages of the Bible they find di...

Funk on Faith

Map: More than 160 N.C. churches -- in some form or fashion -- have said that they do not believe homosexuality by itself is a sin.

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~ Interfaith service 11.25.14
~ Pagan celebration 10.28.14
~ Vatican Synod
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