August (Web-only) 2017

‘Pakistan’s Mother Teresa’ Honored With Historic Funeral
‘Pakistan’s Mother Teresa’ Honored With Historic Funeral
The medical missionary who helped curb the leprosy outbreak is the first Christian woman to receive this government honor.
How Christians Can Combat Racism Theologically After Charlottesville
How Christians Can Combat Racism Theologically After Charlottesville
A pair of scholars bring up a new and old approach.
Is America’s Great Eclipse a Sign from God?
Is America’s Great Eclipse a Sign from God?
A reminder of humanity’s small part in God’s universe
The Centuries-Old Habits of the Heart
The Centuries-Old Habits of the Heart
How our accomodation of sin found us out in Charlottesville.
‘House of Cards’ Keeps Scraping the Bottom of Evil’s Barrel
‘House of Cards’ Keeps Scraping the Bottom of Evil’s Barrel
After five seasons, it’s high time the Underwoods’ crimes come home to roost.
What the Alt-Right Tells Us About Christianity and Politics
What the Alt-Right Tells Us About Christianity and Politics
The role religion plays in the white nationalist group behind the Charlottesville protests.
Propaganda's 'Crooked' Balances Raw Humility with Prophetic Fire
Propaganda's 'Crooked' Balances Raw Humility with Prophetic Fire
'Ain't we all a little bit a monster?'
When He Died Upon the Tree
When He Died Upon the Tree
James Cone's seminal book gives a theological response to the dark history of lynchings in America.
Hope for America’s Opioid Epidemic Is Grace in a Syringe
Hope for America’s Opioid Epidemic Is Grace in a Syringe
Why addiction ministry can include fellowship, the gospel and Narcan.
The Use of Nuclear Weapons Is Inherently Evil
The Use of Nuclear Weapons Is Inherently Evil
No earthly leader gets the ‘authority to do whatever.’
Why Christian Charities Help People in Controversial Countries
Why Christian Charities Help People in Controversial Countries
World Vision’s CEO on why ending poverty requires working in states with mixed human rights records and failing governments.
Defending the Accuracy of Scripture, One Coincidence at a Time
Defending the Accuracy of Scripture, One Coincidence at a Time
How the Bible’s little details can pack a big apologetic punch.
The Gospel of Mark Zuckerberg
The Gospel of Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook and others have started to imitate, but can’t replace, church community.
What We Mean When We Say 'Orthodox Christianity'
What We Mean When We Say 'Orthodox Christianity'
James K.A. Smith wants to focus on the creeds, not sexuality. But there's more to it than that.
For Trevin Wax, The Writerly Life Is Its Own Reward
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For Trevin Wax, The Writerly Life Is Its Own Reward
The author and columnist reflects on writing thoughtfully about faith in the Digital Age.
'They Call Us Monsters' Offers a More Compassionate Brand of Juvenile Justice
'They Call Us Monsters' Offers a More Compassionate Brand of Juvenile Justice
Ben Lear's directorial debut humanizes the debate about adult prison sentences for juvenile offenders.
How God Works in Spite of Immigration Status
How God Works in Spite of Immigration Status
Newcomers to America are figuring out how to share the gospel no matter money or papers.
The 'Prophets' and 'Apostles' Leading the Quiet Revolution in American Religion
The 'Prophets' and 'Apostles' Leading the Quiet Revolution in American Religion
A Christian movement characterized by multi-level marketing, Pentecostal signs and wonders, and post-millennial optimism.
Recent Documentaries Look to Restore Faith in a Storied Free Press
Recent Documentaries Look to Restore Faith in a Storied Free Press
A slate of four films highlight journalists' ongoing quest to share truth.
Top Story August 22, 2017
Is America’s Great Eclipse a Sign from God?
Is America’s Great Eclipse a Sign from God?
A reminder of humanity’s small part in God’s universe