February (Web-only) 2017

The Story Behind the World's Most Complete Graphic Bible
The Story Behind the World's Most Complete Graphic Bible
A conversation with the Kingstone Comics editor who oversaw the massive effort to adapt sacred Scripture into comics form.
Egyptian Exodus: 100 Christian Families Flee ISIS in Sinai Peninsula
Egyptian Exodus: 100 Christian Families Flee ISIS in Sinai Peninsula
Evangelical church at heart of interfaith and government efforts to provide relief and shelter.
Does ‘The Image of God’ Extend to Robots, Too?
Does ‘The Image of God’ Extend to Robots, Too?
On-screen depictions of artificial intelligence like 'Westworld' complicate our understanding of the imago Dei.
Evangelical Critics: Franklin Graham’s Evangelism Won’t Work in Vancouver
Evangelical Critics: Franklin Graham’s Evangelism Won’t Work in Vancouver
Canadian pastors debate whether Trump baggage will hurt local outreach efforts.
'Moonlight' Is a Flawed, But Rewarding Exercise in Christian Empathy
'Moonlight' Is a Flawed, But Rewarding Exercise in Christian Empathy
The Oscar favorite's portrayal of black, gay experience is at odds with a biblical sexual ethic—but for some, it might be worth the discomfort.
As a Special Needs Parent, I Thought I'd Hate ‘Speechless’
As a Special Needs Parent, I Thought I'd Hate ‘Speechless’
Why I was wrong—and what the ABC comedy reveals about conviction and forgiveness.
Urban Mix-and-Match Religion Didn't Start with Nick Cannon
Urban Mix-and-Match Religion Didn't Start with Nick Cannon
Why this 'new spirituality' is really just old-fashioned syncretism.
What Message Is Jack Graham Sending to Russell Moore and Southern Baptists?
What Message Is Jack Graham Sending to Russell Moore and Southern Baptists?
Ed Stetzer discusses the tensions of denominational giving, who speaks for the SBC, and the impact of the 2016 election.
For Gaye Clark, Grief Is a Gracious Invitation
For Gaye Clark, Grief Is a Gracious Invitation
Why the writer, widow, and anti-trafficking volunteer doesn't shy away from the problem of pain.
How Race Complicates the Latest LifeWay Debate
Challenging the Narrative: How Race Complicates the Latest LifeWay Debate
Black Southern Baptists weigh in on the issues around removing Sho Baraka’s album.
Why Your Denomination Is Segregated
Why Your Denomination Is Segregated
Whites and blacks worshiped together in colonial America. What happened?
In ‘Rectify,’ Gritty Realism Meets Its Match: Grace
In ‘Rectify,’ Gritty Realism Meets Its Match: Grace
The masterful four-season drama takes a surprisingly biblical view of human nature.
Does God Have to Love Me?
Does God Have to Love Me?
What our wedding vows suggest about how God relates to us.
Why Tim Keller, Max Lucado, and Hundreds of Evangelical Leaders Oppose Trump’s Refugee Ban
Why Tim Keller, Max Lucado, and Hundreds of Evangelical Leaders Oppose Trump’s Refugee Ban
Regardless of court fight’s final outcome, fewer persecuted Christians will make it to America under president’s plan.
What Will God Do with Betsy DeVos?
What Will God Do with Betsy DeVos?
Education expert Andrea Ramirez on what the appointment means for the public school system and the church.
‘The Young Pope’ Takes an Anxious Look at the Danger of Doubt
‘The Young Pope’ Takes an Anxious Look at the Danger of Doubt
HBO's unsettling Vatican satire asks what happens when spiritual leaders shirk their own faith.
Thabiti Anyabwile's Love-Hate Relationship with the Limelight
Thabiti Anyabwile's Love-Hate Relationship with the Limelight
As a pastor, he prefers to avoid the public eye. Here's why he doesn't.
Under DeVos, the Real School Choice Christians Face
Under DeVos, the Real School Choice Christians Face
The future of public education will depend on the church.
Trump’s Religious Freedom Order Won’t Help the Baker, Florist, and Photographer
Trump’s Religious Freedom Order Won’t Help the Baker, Florist, and Photographer
Federal protections will only go so far in the complicated tussle between faith and LGBT rights.
The Most ‘Epic’ Part of DC’s ‘Powerless’ Is Mundane Mortal Man
The Most ‘Epic’ Part of DC’s ‘Powerless’ Is Mundane Mortal Man
Despite a lackluster premiere, the NBC sitcom brings some much-needed humanity to a superhuman universe.
Why Football Will Never Be America’s New Civil Religion
Why Football Will Never Be America’s New Civil Religion
Sports-lover and Falcons fan David Prince on why the Super Bowl brings the country together and why losing matters.
Walking with Refugees on the Resurrection Road
Walking with Refugees on the Resurrection Road
Patrick Kingsley’s frontlines account of the global crisis is a gift to concerned Christians.
Bearing Burdens After Obamacare: The Future of Christian Healthcare Sharing
Bearing Burdens After Obamacare: The Future of Christian Healthcare Sharing
The Affordable Care Act put Christian insurance alternatives on the map. What happens to them when it goes away?
Refugees Welcomed Me
Refugees Welcomed Me
I was plunged into a world all-too familiar with trauma and death. Thank God.
Can ‘The Resurrection of Gavin Stone’ Raise Christian Movies from the Dead?
Can ‘The Resurrection of Gavin Stone’ Raise Christian Movies from the Dead?
The church-friendly comedy aims to replace cringes with laughs—but does it succeed?