Tiffany McCallen

About Tiffany McCallen

As national community manager, Tiffany McCallen oversees the development and management of Religion News LLC's community religion news websites. McCallen has more than 12 years experience in religion and media, having worked for Religion Newswriters Association for 11 years, most recently as associate director, followed by a stint as Religion News Service's interim sales manager. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Otterbein University.

Stories

From Bullets to Burnings: Religion & Violence in America

Religion News Service’s regional hubs — the Faith & Values news sites — debut their first team series, “From Bullets to Burnings: Religion & Violence in America.” Part 1: The Business of Church Safety In its first weeklong series, Faith & Values news explores what happens when violence crosses thresholds in churches, synagogues and mosques. […]

Bowling lanes disappearing from U.S. churches

Judy Keen |

PEORIA, Ill. (RNS) When Max and Nancy Carson got married at St. Ann Catholic Church in 1974, the organ music was accompanied by the unmistakable sound of balls crashing into bowling pins from the basement. But now church bowling alleys are a dying breed, with fewer than 200 remaining in the U.S. By Judy Keen.

Black Muslims hear echoes of Jim Crow in current furor

Adelle M. Banks |

WASHINGTON (RNS) Imam Mahdi Bray is feeling a sense of deja vu these days, with threats and attacks on Muslims reviving memories of his younger days working and marching alongside civil rights activists. “For me and for America, these types of things have happened over and over again,” said Bray, of the Muslim American Society. […]