August (Web-only) 2012

Dare We Laugh at World of Warcraft?
Dare We Laugh at World of Warcraft?Subscriber Access Only
Communicating Christ to consumers of popular culture means sorting the good influences from the bad. A review of Ted Turnau's 'Popolgetics.'
Robot & FrankSubscriber Access Only
Getting older gets odder in this sci-fi vision of aging set in the near future.
Samsara
SamsaraSubscriber Access Only
Filmed in 25 countries over five years, a beautiful moving picture book of the world.
Lawless
LawlessSubscriber Access Only
A well-done but violent period piece about the wild world of backwoods bootlegging.
Peterson, Andrew
Light for the Lost BoySubscriber Access Only
TobyMac
Eye on ItSubscriber Access Only
The Salesman and the SharkSubscriber Access Only
My Only RescueSubscriber Access Only
Premium Rush
Premium RushSubscriber Access Only
Joseph Gordon-Levitt is a bike messenger in an action movie that's only remarkable for how bad it is.
Mars Hill Bible Church Names Rob Bell's Successor: Kent Dobson
Mars Hill Bible Church Names Rob Bell's Successor: Kent DobsonSubscriber Access Only
Kent Dobson is the son of Ed Dobson, pastor emeritus at Calvary Church in Grand Rapids.
Biola and Grace Sue Obama Administration Over Contraceptive Mandate
Evangelical Colleges Biola and Grace Sue Obama Administration Over Contraceptive MandateSubscriber Access Only
The California- and Indiana-based schools join Wheaton College, others in suing over health care law.
Professor Fired from Atlanta Seminary Over Evangelical Beliefs?
Professor Fired from Atlanta Seminary Over Evangelical Beliefs?Subscriber Access Only
An expert on the Dead Sea Scrolls says he was fired after hosting an InterVarsity speaker.
Todd Akin, 'Legitimate Rape,' and Gospel Healing for Victims of Sexual Assault
Todd Akin, 'Legitimate Rape,' and Gospel Healing for Victims of Sexual AssaultSubscriber Access Only
The controversy over the Missouri congressman's comments gives Christians a chance to understand sexual assault with wisdom and theological depth.
Is Skinny-dipping in the Sea of Galilee Sacrilegious?
Is Skinny-dipping in the Sea of Galilee Sacrilegious?Subscriber Access Only
A nude congressman reportedly took a dip in Israel's biblical site.
Jeff Foxworthy: 'You Know I'm an Idiot'
Jeff Foxworthy: 'You Know I'm an Idiot'Subscriber Access Only
Comedian says he felt God's call to host new game show, 'The American Bible Challenge.'
White Boy, Black Gospel
White Boy, Black GospelSubscriber Access Only
How African-American music got under my lily white skin.
The Midsummer StationSubscriber Access Only
The StruggleSubscriber Access Only
The Upside of DownSubscriber Access Only
Circles Around the SunSubscriber Access Only
Brother Sinner and the WhaleSubscriber Access Only
So Much for LoveSubscriber Access Only
Family Research Council Points to Southern Poverty Law Center in Sparking Shooter’s Reaction
Family Research Council Points to Southern Poverty Law Center in Sparking Shooter’s ReactionSubscriber Access Only
The gunman was carrying 15 Chick-fil-A sandwiches when he was arrested.
Red Hook SummerSubscriber Access Only
What could have been an insightful exploration of faith in the hood is squandered.
Sparkle
SparkleSubscriber Access Only
Despite great singing, 'Sparkle' is tarnished by stereotypical characters and overdramatic scenes.
Are  Parents' Prayers for Miracle Healings Inhumane?
Are Parents' Prayers for Miracle Healings Inhumane?Subscriber Access Only
New study in Journal of Medical Ethics draws criticism.
Odd Life of Timothy Green, The
The Odd Life of Timothy GreenSubscriber Access Only
Heartwarming family film explores the challenges of being a family against the backdrop of small-town America.
What Does Catholic Social Teaching Have to Do with the Presidential Race?
What Does Catholic Social Teaching Have to Do with the Presidential Race? Subscriber Access Only
While Paul Ryan probably won't impact the outcome of the election, Mitt Romney's vice presidential pick will likely renew debate over the morality of the budget.
Remembering Mark Heard
Remembering Mark HeardSubscriber Access Only
The prophetic songwriter, a CCM outsider who freely spoke his mind, died 20 years ago this week.
CtrlSubscriber Access Only
Best DaysSubscriber Access Only
Life & LoveSubscriber Access Only
'Til the Storm Passes BySubscriber Access Only
Our American President: The 'Almost Pastor' of an 'Almost Chosen' Land
Our American President: The 'Almost Pastor' of an 'Almost Chosen' LandSubscriber Access Only
How Christians might think about the type of leader they vote into the presidency.
Is the President America's Pastor in Chief?
Is the President America's Pastor in Chief?Subscriber Access Only
Why Mitt Romney's Mormonism does matter.
How Rick Warren Harnessed the Power of Social Habits
How Rick Warren Harnessed the Power of Social HabitsSubscriber Access Only
And why—after plunging into depression—Saddleback's pastor now pushes spiritual habits through 'The Power of Habit' concept.
Bourne Legacy, The
The Bourne LegacySubscriber Access Only
The franchise gets new faces and new chases, but runs through some familiar paces.
Are Blacks Still Enslaved?
Are Blacks Still Enslaved?Subscriber Access Only
The host of a controversial new documentary doesn't hesitate to make the comparison.
Is Relational Evangelism Enough?
Is Relational Evangelism Enough?Subscriber Access Only
In pursuing a personalized form of apologetics, Alister McGrath may be downplaying the power of old-fashioned logical demonstrations.
Hope Springs
Hope SpringsSubscriber Access Only
Streep and Jones are delightful as a couple seeking new life, but a few scenes are uncomfortable.
Sixpence All the Wiser
Sixpence All the WiserSubscriber Access Only
After numerous delays on their new album, the band finds itself "in a much better place."
The RiverSubscriber Access Only
Total Recall
Total RecallSubscriber Access Only
A factory worker pays to get a false memory implanted only to discover that he's forgotten he is the real thing.
Gymnast Dominique Moceanu on Glory and Trial
Gymnast Dominique Moceanu on Glory and TrialSubscriber Access Only
The youngest member of 1996's "Magnificent Seven" Olympic team on her parents, her long-lost sister, and forgiveness.
The Politics of Science
The Politics of ScienceSubscriber Access Only
Recent studies on gay parenting and the abortion-suicide link showcase key tensions in our public life.
What to Make of Karl Barth’s Steadfast Adultery
What to Make of Karl Barth’s Steadfast Adultery
Do the recent revelations discredit his theology?