Sex trafficking: Christians called to be modern-day abolitionists
Grace Thornton, Baptist Press

Raleigh Sadler says he’s just a Florida boy who wears cardigans — he has no business kicking down the door of a brothel. “It’s pretty much scientifically proven that guys who wear cardigans don’t do that kind of thing,” he joked.

Christians worldwide called to pray for Syria
Vatican Radio

Christian churches worldwide are being urged join an international mobilization effort, May 11, to pray for peace in Syria.

Saudi jails Lebanese who helped woman convert to Christianity
Alakhbar

A Saudi court jailed a Lebanese man for six years and sentenced him to 300 lashes after convicting him of encouraging a Saudi woman to convert to Christianity, Saudi dailies reported Sunday.

A Mom is a Mom (and Not a Dad)
Kevin DeYoung, The Gospel Coalition

We know who mom is, but do we know what a mom is? Are the two persons (or three? or thirty?) in a marriage interchangeable?