November (Web-only) 2016

Why Two Tombs Compete for Jesus' Burial
Why Two Tombs Compete for Jesus' Burial
Historic renovations at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre won't change some Protestants' preference for the Garden Tomb.
How to Be Faithfully Creative in a Post-Christian World
How to Be Faithfully Creative in a Post-Christian World
According to Mike Cosper, we can still strike a balance between fearless art and steadfast witness.
Michelle Higgins: 'I Am a Worshipper' First and Foremost
Michelle Higgins: 'I Am a Worshipper' First and Foremost
In the wake of backlash against her support of #BlackLivesMatter, the St. Louis worship leader opens up about the challenges of truth-telling.
Thanksgiving Gets the Hallmark Treatment
Thanksgiving Gets the Hallmark Treatment
How sentimentalism distorts the holiday’s past and present.
How to Redeem Thanksgiving
How to Redeem Thanksgiving
It starts with acknowledging the whole truth.
The Cliff Barrows I Knew
The Cliff Barrows I Knew
Billy Graham's friend and music director was a man of joyful faith shaped by his love of Scripture.
History Shows Us Why Being Evangelical Matters
History Shows Us Why Being Evangelical Matters
Evangelicalsm yesterday helps us embrace the label today.
The Broken Hands of Doctor Strange
The Broken Hands of Doctor Strange
What Marvel’s latest hero movie teaches us about engaging suffering.
In Memory: The Man Who Brought Harmony to Billy Graham’s Ministry
In Memory: The Man Who Brought Harmony to Billy Graham’s Ministry
Music director Cliff Barrows served for decades with a peaceful spirit and joyful song.
Three Urban Alternatives to Christianity
Three Urban Alternatives to Christianity
Where many African Americans turned after finding organized religion lacking.
A Quiet Love Story Speaks Volumes in ‘Loving’
A Quiet Love Story Speaks Volumes in ‘Loving’
The film portrays the interracial couple who made history.
The Bigger Story Behind Jen Hatmaker
The Bigger Story Behind Jen Hatmaker
The benefits and challenges of women’s ministry in the age of bestsellers, viral blog posts, and inspirational conferences.
The Surprising Theological Possibilities of Virtual Reality
The Surprising Theological Possibilities of Virtual Reality
VR's greatest strength is not escapism, but empathy.
Trump Won. Here's How 20 Evangelical Leaders Feel.
Trump Won. Here's How 20 Evangelical Leaders Feel.
Pastors, authors, and others weigh in on 2016 election.
After Trump, Should Evangelical Christians Part Ways?
After Trump, Should Evangelical Christians Part Ways?
The 2016 election has revealed afresh a deep fissure—and a great opportunity.
Should #NeverTrump and Pro-Trump Evangelicals Reconcile?
Should #NeverTrump and Pro-Trump Evangelicals Reconcile?
Ed Stetzer analyzes the divisions in evangelical voting and where the movement goes from here.
There's Still Hope for Our Politics
There's Still Hope for Our Politics
But only if we plant our feet in the gospel.
God Is King, No Matter What
God Is King, No Matter What
With election day finally here, the Bible's political metaphors for God remind us who ultimately reigns.
The Remarkable Mr. Graham
The Remarkable Mr. Graham
The evangelist (and CT founder) is 98 today. An historian examines the way he shaped the church and the world.
LifeWay's Jen Hatmaker Decision: What Evangelical Institutions Can Learn
LifeWay's Jen Hatmaker Decision: What Evangelical Institutions Can Learn
Speaker and author Rosaria Butterfield explains why organizations must require more than early church creeds.
Hacksaw Ridge: The Bloody, True Story of Faith in Action
Hacksaw Ridge: The Bloody, True Story of Faith in Action
Mel Gibson’s new film raises questions about religious liberty and moral conviction amidst national turmoil.
Glimpses of Grace in the Films of the Coen Brothers
Glimpses of Grace in the Films of the Coen Brothers
Beyond their penchant for the macabre, the directors’ films also display transcendent hope.
However You Vote, Do It with Joy
However You Vote, Do It with Joy
A Christian approach to politics frees us from duty or strategy.
Kickstarter’s Million-Dollar Bible Is Finally Finished
Kickstarter’s Million-Dollar Bible Is Finally Finished
But Bibliotheca now has company.