Exposing the Truth about Honor and Shame
The Four Dimensions Christians Must Understand
entirely true. The assumptions of Western psychology shape the common perception of shame as a negative, internal emotion of low self-esteem. This
Howard Butt’s High Calling of Daily Work Is Done
The 89-year-old businessman and champion of work as a holy calling passed away Sunday evening.
between that expectation and his desire to pursue lay ministry led to a decade of depression that Butt explained in his book Renewing America's Soul: A Spiritual Psychology for Home
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being.”Torn Asundergathers more than a dozen essays, written by Protestants and Catholics, examining divorce through the lenses of theology, philosophy, politics, law, and psychology
Our May Issue: Social Science and Spiritual Formation
Can research about the fruit of the spirit make you a better Christian?
With that study now published in the Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, he guides CT readers through what social science really has learned about self-control and willpower.
How to Binge Watch Like a Believer
The acclaimed cultural critic Andy Crouch says parents, not kids, are the key to a tech-wise family.
technology use? So much of the anxiety around technology is about the kids. And there are reasons for this anxiety from developmental psychology. But the
Weekend Edition: September 18, 2015
Pastors who lead change well, American heresies, and more on this week's Weekend Edition.
religion” (138). Folk religion is to religion what folk medicine is to the science of medicine and what folk psychology is to the science of psychology. 139. Save
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Ps. 119). Law and gospel are not opposites, but rather a gracious circle of receiving and giving. This article runs the risk of turning robust Reformation theology into mere psychology.
Annoying Christians, Intriguing Messiah
My Christian Life, Part 2: The Psychology Phase
My Christian Life, Part 2: The Psychology Phase. Samantha Blythe| August 12, 2015. My Christian Life, Part 2: The Psychology Phase. Samantha Blythe| August 12, 2015.
How the Ten Commandments Stop Us from Cheating
Dishonesty is nearly universal—unless you use this one weird trick.
But we don't just have to speculate. We live in the age of social psychology, where researchers can actually investigate our hunches about the prevalence of dishonesty.
Morning Roundup 7/7/15
God and America; B*got; Daily Dose of Greek
earned knowledge. In the European Journal of Social Psychology, Phillippa Lally reports that the average time needed to form a new habit is 66 days. In