A Grown-Up, Not Sexed-Up, View of Womanhood
The dialogue we missed about Miley Cyrus and coming of age.
The dialogue we missed about Miley Cyrus and coming of age. That's why this article is not about Miley Cyrus, Lindsey Lohan, Britney Spears, or any ingénue du jour.
Act Like Men, part 3: Men Treat Women with Respect
Men acting like men do not exploit women. Men respect women.
themselves vulnerable, for the sake of acquiring power or influence. Yes, it's Jennifer Lawrence to her boyfriend. But, it's also Miley Cyrus to the whole world.
Don't Laugh; Your Church Might Be Miley Cyrus.
She's nothing if not pragmatic. And so are we.
When I look at Miley Cyrus I see a desperate need for attention. Unfortunately, when I look at what some churches are doing, I see the same—the same
How Christians Should Talk About Sex
What Rolling Stone and Paul have taught me.
I'm starting to feel like an old lady. I shook my head at Miley Cyrus at the MTV Music Awards and at Beyonce's performance for the 2013 Super Bowl halftime show.
God Doesn’t Need You to Go Viral
Christian vloggers walk a fine line between sharing Christ and selling themselves.
The expectant couples who had their few minutes of fame singing a parody of “Shut Up and Dance,” doing their best Miley Cyrus impression, and revealing “Mom” and “Dad” on Diet
Morning Roundup 09/11/13
Larry Osborne on Discipleship; Miley Cyrus and Sexuality; Changes in CCM
Morning Roundup 09/11/13. Morning Roundup 09/11/13. Larry Osborne on Discipleship; Miley Cyrus and Sexuality; Changes in CCM |. Ed Stetzer. Image: Courtesy of Larry Osborne.
God’s Defense Attorney
Millionaire lawyer Mark Lanier moonlights as a Sunday school teacher.
Guests ride a model train among other carnival rides brought in for the event, where Sting, Bon Jovi, Rascal Flatts, and prescandal Miley Cyrus have all performed for as many as
Body Talk: Beyond the Tween Abstinence Lecture
Media shapes how youth see their bodies. What can the church teach them instead?
They sift through an ever-increasing onslaught of body-oriented material, from a lingerie company promoting their new adolescent apparel collection to Miley Cyrus's Instagram feed.
Something's Wrong for Our Sisters
Beneath the stereotype of the angry black woman is an overlooked vulnerability.
objectification to that image. I watched Miley Cyrus appropriating black women while performing primetime television and felt sick. Then, by the time teen
Not Another Celebrity Takedown, Please
When stars make headlines, even Christians are quick to throw stones.
Over the past year or so, we've seen Beyonce dance seductively, and Miley Cyrus and Duck Dynasty shock audiences worldwide, granted, for two very different reasons.
Beyoncé Vs. the Bible
Was her sexy Grammy performance with Jay-Z actually good for marriage?
equal, human partner. At the New York Post, Naomi Schaefer Riley compared Beyoncé's dancing to the likes of Miley Cyrus. Schaefer Riley was also
Romeo and Juliet
It's hard to make this story a snooze-fest, but there you have it.
Either way, it's sub-Shakespeare. The iconic star-crossed lovers are played by Douglas Booth (whose last movie was LOL with Miley Cyrus) and Hailee Steinfeld (2010's True Grit).
Hannah Montana 'Destroyed My Family'
So says Billy Ray Cyrus, father of Miley, adding that they've been under spiritual attack
Gleanings. Hannah Montana 'Destroyed My Family'. So says Billy Ray Cyrus, father of Miley, adding that they've been under spiritual attack. February 18, 2011 4:10 PM.
Britnification: Goodbye, Hannah Montana
Is Miley Cyrus trying too hard to grow up too fast? Looks like it from here.
Gleanings. Britnification: Goodbye, Hannah Montana. Is Miley Cyrus trying too hard to grow up too fast? A Los Angeles Times blogger calls it the "Britnification" of Miley Cyrus.
Christian Female Musicians, Missing in Action
What accounts for the surprising dearth of women in today's CCM scene?
As Lady Gaga, Beyonce, and even Miley Cyrus make up the current pop template, we have been trained to see female performers as primarily sexual creatures, and that framework
'I'm Gonna Make Mistakes'
Hannah Montana star Miley Cyrus, a Christian, embraces the idea of being a role model while also admitting she's flawed.
Hannah Montana star Miley Cyrus, a Christian, embraces the idea of being a role model while also admitting she's flawed. 'I'm Gonna Make Mistakes'.
Miley to Play the Teen Rebel Role
Cyrus to star in adaptation of Sparks novel; possible faith elements
For the most part, Miley Cyrus – aka "Hannah Montana" – has been an upstanding and outstanding role model for young girls, with only hints of "scandal" here and there.