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What Does It Mean to Be Black-ish?Subscriber Access Only
How “exceptional” African Americans still bolster our stereotypes.
T. D. Jakes Threatens To Sue Rappers for Sampling His SermonSubscriber Access Only
Megachurch pastor's unauthorized appearance in Jeezy’s 'Holy Ghost' remix is latest debate over intellectual property rights of pastors.
Why I Stopped Hating Christian MusicSubscriber Access Only
It's easy to hate on Christian music, but Christian musicians often find themselves in impossible terrain.
Bringing Booty BackSubscriber Access Only
Finding the right reasons for self-acceptance amid a body-positive music boom.
Where Are the Female Christian Rappers?Subscriber Access Only
As more women top the charts, their Christian counterparts struggle to break through.
Singer in the CitySubscriber Access Only
An enchanting voice out of New York’s Redeemer Church, Melanie Penn finds herself in her music, her church, and her city.
Worship Songwriter Vicky Beeching Comes Out as GaySubscriber Access Only
The CCM worship world has its Jennifer Knapp moment.
Crowder Goes Hog WildSubscriber Access Only
"Neon Steeple" is a throwback and a step forward at the same time.
Beyoncé Vs. the BibleSubscriber Access Only
Was her sexy Grammy performance with Jay-Z actually good for marriage?
Let There Be Arcade FireSubscriber Access Only
The famous indie rock band reinvents itself in search of another 'passionate age.'
The Top 20 Most-Read Christianity Today Articles of 2013Subscriber Access Only
Kirsten Powers's conversion, Andy Stanley on President Obama, child sponsorships, the war over Christian beards, and more.
Chris Tomlin: On Top of the WorldSubscriber Access Only
The most-sung artist in music history opens up about worship, justice, humility, and leading people to experience God on the most successful tour of his career.
The Legacy of Rich Mullins's Ragamuffin BandSubscriber Access Only
Producer Reed Arvin remembers the fearless, soulful musician whose music challenged and transcended Christian pop.
Jason Harrod: Singing Between Doubt and Belief for 20 YearsSubscriber Access Only
The folk singer-songwriter writes about faith after the 'mountaintop experiences.'
Can NoiseTrade's Free Downloads Still Save Music?Subscriber Access Only
Why Derek Webb thinks his 6-year-old music site still beats the streaming services.
Derek Webb Grows UpSubscriber Access Only
How the embattled songwriter made his way to musical maturity.
Community Is In the DetailsSubscriber Access Only
Justin McRoberts's latest project is a lovingly crafted set of letters.
'Wrath of God' Keeps Popular Worship Song Out of 10,000-Plus ChurchesSubscriber Access Only
(UPDATED) The hymn's controversial lyrics are now making waves among Southern Baptists.
Bobby McFerrin Gets Spirit-You-AllSubscriber Access Only
Releasing his first gospel album, the acclaimed singer talks about church, his father's legacy, and covering Bob Dylan.
You Probably Won't Be Sent to Egypt…Subscriber Access Only
But one way or another, God will point you to the place where your gifts can serve his people.
The Truth about Suicide
The Truth about Suicide
More and more Americans are taking their own lives. How the church can step up.
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