The Breakdown of Religion in a Religious Corporation

Dear Friends, Before I tell this portion of the story, I want to reiterate that my intention here is to share in an interesting, educational, motivating way that prompts revival.   My desire is to see Christian higher education model what it means to act Christianly. I also want to say that I support the First Amendment. … Continue reading The Breakdown of Religion in a Religious Corporation

What Happened To Me At Simpson: Listen to Hope Podcast #5

Friends, This is God's timing.  Just this morning, a podcast telling my story was released. After you hear Lina Abujamra's Hope Podcast Episode 5, you may wonder where things stand in the Simpson saga right now, today. So let me try to explain.  Most private colleges and universities in America were founded as Christian institutions.  … Continue reading What Happened To Me At Simpson: Listen to Hope Podcast #5

California Holds Religious Organizations Accountable For Employment Contracts, But Not …

Dear Friends, In this post-Christian, post- Hosanna-Tabor society a very important question emerges:  Where does religious freedom begin and end for religious organizations and their employees?  Do employees who work for ministries have any civil rights?  Do their employment contracts count?  Can they be lied about -- with impunity -- on corporate microphones?  Can ministers … Continue reading California Holds Religious Organizations Accountable For Employment Contracts, But Not …

How Could Anybody Sue A Christian School?

Not all lawsuits are the same.  Some are potshot attacks hurled by activists who plot against practicing Christians such as Jack Phillips, a Colorado baker who was minding his own business, found himself being targeted by the Colorado government on account of his Christian belief in traditional marriage.  By contrast, other lawsuits are legitimate cries … Continue reading How Could Anybody Sue A Christian School?

Can a Christian Institution Take God’s Name in Vain?

What do you think?  Should employment contracts count as legally viable contracts in Christian organizations? Would you want to sign a contract to work at a Christian ministry and then later be told, "Oh, this written contract only serves to say that you, as an employee, have to abide by its elaborate terms.  This document called a … Continue reading Can a Christian Institution Take God’s Name in Vain?

Is It Biblical To Go Public and Expose the Simpson Board?

Years ago in my MBA program when I took a Business Ethics course and wrote my term paper on the subject of whistleblowers, I learned that all whistleblowers, without exception, are harshly critiqued on account of the method they use to publicize their whistleblowing message.  Whether the method of communication is a subdued internal message … Continue reading Is It Biblical To Go Public and Expose the Simpson Board?

Does Anybody Care About Simpson University’s Integrity?

Well, folks, I think it’s time for me to go public with regard to my experience with the deep dysfunction in the Simpson University board.  Like the Willow Creek board, the Simpson board is subject only to itself and is therefore unaccountable for independent actions it takes. Granted, Simpson University is affiliated with the Christian … Continue reading It’s Time To Tell My Story — Page 1