July (Web-only) 2017

Thankfulness Protects Against PTSD
Thankfulness Protects Against PTSD
In the aftermath of tragedy, gratitude helps us grow.
Man Shall Not Live on the New Testament Alone
Man Shall Not Live on the New Testament Alone
No less than Jesus in the wilderness, we need every word that comes from the mouth of God.
Christian Hip-Hop's Oldest Argument Is Still Going Strong
Christian Hip-Hop's Oldest Argument Is Still Going Strong
CHH pioneer DJ Cut No Slack on why the community is still debating music and ministry.
What’s Under the Microscope Can Lead to Worship
What’s Under the Microscope Can Lead to Worship
Finding beauty in the mundane: from our morning coffee to a nematode worm.
David Fitch Turned His Daily McDonald's Run into His Ministry
The Calling | 59 min
David Fitch Turned His Daily McDonald's Run into His Ministry
Planting a church takes time—but it all starts with just being present.
'A Ghost Story' Is a Haunting Ode to the Privilege of Witness
'A Ghost Story' Is a Haunting Ode to the Privilege of Witness
David Lowery's superb supernatural drama offers a God's-eye perspective on the intimate and the infinite.
Can Josh Harris Kiss His Book Goodbye?
Can Josh Harris Kiss His Book Goodbye?
Twenty years after his dating bestseller, he reconsiders its controversial arguments.
'The Big Sick' Is a Rom-Com about a Broader Kind of Love
'The Big Sick' Is a Rom-Com about a Broader Kind of Love
Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon’s fresh take on the genre is a love poem, a laugh fest—and a refreshing ode to the beauty of family.
Why Christians Should Stop Caring About So Many Causes
Why Christians Should Stop Caring About So Many Causes
True transformation takes focus, not capricious compassion.
In 'Spider-Man: Homecoming,' Greatness Starts with Becoming a Servant
In 'Spider-Man: Homecoming,' Greatness Starts with Becoming a Servant
Peter Parker has finally entered the Marvel Cinematic Universe—but he can't join the Avengers until he practices the heroic discipline of humility.
Eugene Peterson Shrugs
Eugene Peterson Shrugs
Why theological indifference is worse than progressivism.
Eugene Peterson's New Message
Eugene Peterson's New Message
What to do when someone you've admired for their long obedience seems to change direction.
Tessa Afshar Writes in Search of Sacred Romance
The Calling | 43 min
Tessa Afshar Writes in Search of Sacred Romance
The biblical fiction author shares how reading romance novels revealed her need for a loving Savior.
How We Read the Bible Rightly and Get It Wrong
How We Read the Bible Rightly and Get It Wrong
Let's show mercy to those who 'misinterpret' Jeremiah 29:11 and other favorite verses.
'The Beguiled' Reveals the Cracks in Our Imagined Selves
'The Beguiled' Reveals the Cracks in Our Imagined Selves
Sofia Coppola's latest film is all about the inevitable gap between who we are and who we claim to be.
'Mommy, Is Gru a Good Guy or a Bad Guy?'
'Mommy, Is Gru a Good Guy or a Bad Guy?'
'Despicable Me 3' recalls the Apostle Paul's struggle to 'do the right thing.'
Quick to Listen’s Summer Reading Edition
Quick to Listen’s Summer Reading Edition
Morgan and Mark share the books they’ve recently enjoyed.
Why So Many Christians Wanted a ‘Pagan Brawler’ in the White House
Stephen Mansfield: Why So Many Conservative Christians Wanted a ‘Pagan Brawler’ in the White House
And how their choice of Trump has affected the church since last year’s election.