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Elisha’s Prophetic Message for Millennials: Stop Leaving Your Options Open
What young people must understand about commitment and its costs.
I find that many of my university students fall into the same pattern of thinking in decisions related to graduate school, careers, marriage, and even spiritual commitments.
Icing on the Cake: Justice Dept. Backs Christian Baker Bound for Supreme Court
Trump administration sides with Masterpiece Cakeshop’s religious liberty claim for refusing same-sex wedding clients.
“This case happens to arise in the context of expression regarding same-sex marriage,” the Trump administration officials state. “But the First Amendment
One-on-One with Scholar and Researcher Mark Silk on the Future of Religion, Especially Evangelicalism, in America (Part Two)
Evangelicalism is now the normative form of non-Catholic Christianity in America.
It's not just if you staked a lot of your identity on opposing same-sex marriage and opposing transsexual bathrooms, pushing the envelope wherever possible on abortion and the finally
‘You Can’t Just Tell Us What to Believe’
Gregory Coles says the church should offer “breathing room” for gay Christians, like himself, who want to pursue sexual holiness.
During the 1990s and early 2000s, my grandmother actively supported the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), as well as her state's amendment to define marriage as between
Actually, Eugene Peterson Does Not Support Same-Sex Marriage
(UPDATED) In retraction, popular author affirms 'a biblical view of everything'—including marriage.
(UPDATED) In retraction, popular author affirms 'a biblical view of everything'—including marriage. Gleanings. Actually, Eugene Peterson Does Not Support Same-Sex Marriage.
Marriage Lessons from the Luthers
Katharina and Martin Luther lived 500 years ago, but they can teach us much about how to live well in our own modern-day marriages.
Opinion | Family. Marriage Lessons from the Luthers. Katharina and Martin Luther lived 500 it inconveniences us. A good marriage. Martin and Katharina
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.
and Calvin College professor James KA Smith argued that recent use of the words orthodoxy and heresy in debates about sexual ethics surrounding same-sex marriage is a selective
Kaepernick, Speech, and a Job: The Cleat May Soon be on the Other Foot
Free speech is important, but is it always helpful, and how does it relate to employment?
Consider if Hillary Clinton were president and she called out professors for having a discriminatory (what evangelicals call “biblical”) view of marriage, encouraging universities to fire
LifeWay Prepared to Stop Selling The Message Over Eugene Peterson’s LGBT Comments
When asked about same-sex marriage, popular evangelical author goes in a different direction.
When asked about same-sex marriage, popular evangelical author goes in a different direction. Gleanings. LifeWay Prepared to Stop Selling The Message
Adam and Eve Can't Save Your Marriage
What Bruce Feiler's reading of 'the first love story' leaves out.
Adam and Eve Can't Save Your Marriage. What Bruce Feiler's reading of 'the first love story' leaves out. The topic of marriage, then, was a logical next step.
Imagining a Better Marriage Actually Improved Mine
Rather than living in ongoing resentment, I sensed God calling me to refocus.
Opinion | Family. Imagining a Better Marriage Actually Improved Mine. I couldn't imagine it to be true. My husband and I were in the midst of a particularly difficult season in our marriage.
Being People of Truth in a World of Fake News
Use common sense, desire discernment, and cultivate accountability.
If you read, for example, on RightWingPatrioticAntiHillaryNews.info that a pastor was arrested for preaching against same-sex marriage, do not click the SHARE button before checking
Hugh Hefner, Mourning, and Legacies: Beyond the Pipe and the Robe
Is sex better because of Hugh Hefner?
the image of God. The better way is to see sex as a beautiful and uninhibited expression of love inside of a committed marriage. The writer of Proverbs
Kay Warren: 'We Were in Marital Hell'
Through God's work in our lives, we've beaten the odds that divorce would be the outcome of our ill-advised union.
Love and marriage. I continued in this state of internal conflict and failure, all the while knowing I was in deep trouble. Our brand-new marriage took an instant nosedive.
Go Where The Humans Are: What One Movement’s Small Town Task Force Has Learned So Far
If there are humans in small towns, then they need churches.
the Small Town USA specialty group for Multiply Vineyard. The Seymours recently celebrated 25 years of marriage with their three wonderful children.
Supreme Court to Decide If Christian Businesses Must Serve Gay Weddings
Colorado baker faces fines for refusing cakes for same-sex couples.
Supreme Court to Decide If Christian Businesses Must Serve Gay Weddings. Gleanings.
Turning the World Upside Down, Down Under
As Americans debate the Benedict Option, anti-Christian fervor in Australia has convinced me that we need a more disruptive strategy.
Soft Persecution. Australia, like most Western nations, has experienced intense divisions and heated debates over legalizing same-sex marriage. (Australia
When It Comes to Sexuality, ‘We Can’t Simply Review the Verses Anymore’Subscriber Access Only
Pastor Todd Wilson wants to recover the deeper theological and moral meaning of being made male and female.
church today. From same-sex marriage to the transgender phenomenon, the issues can threaten to overwhelm our pastoral and theological resources. In
Breast Cancer Marred My Picture-Perfect Marriage
How we found God’s mercy as we faced deep division we’d never experienced before.
Opinion | Family. Breast Cancer Marred My Picture-Perfect Marriage. In Making Marriage Beautiful, Dorothy Greco writes that suffering can be a divine mercy.
A Millennial Anomaly? Why I’m Still In Church
Just because Millennials aren’t at your church doesn’t mean they’ve forsaken church.
We're not all following the traditional high-school-college-job- marriage-house-kids-retirement plan, partly because we aren't able to, and partly because we don't always want to.
Shalom, Amigos: The Changing Faces of Christian Zionism
Shalom, Amigos: The Changing Faces of Christian Zionism
How Hispanic evangelicals hope to become Israel’s best friends.
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