Christianity Today’s 2018 Book Awards
Our picks for the books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture.
Christian Living/Discipleship. The Tech-Wise Family: Everyday Steps for Putting Technology in Its Proper Place. Andy Crouch (Baker Books). “What do
Michael Flynn Isn’t the Only Guilty One
Michael Flynn, fake news, and an opportunity to ask why Christians are often the target audience.
As technology has given rise to faster and faster communication and broadened the spread of news, scholars and theologians have warned of the effect that this lifestyle has had on our
Don’t Despise Small Town Living: Jesus Didn’t
Capernaum was home to about 1,500 people.
While modern technology has greatly increased the rate of speed at which world news travels, it's still got nothing on my grandma on her front porch with her rotary dial phone.
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.
have a more complicated job in raising their kids today than previous generations—primarily because they have the added responsibility of monitoring their children's technology use.
What Tech Should My Church Get?
A hasty technology purchase can cost you big time down the road.
A hasty technology purchase can cost you big time down the road. Even if you have the money to spend, it's vital to do your due diligence before you invest in new church technology.
The Contexts for Our Carols
Cherished Christmas carols help us to sing with the saints through the ages.
slavery. It was a tumultuous, chaotic time marked by expanding technology but shrinking consensus in how people should live together in political society.
The Luddites and the First Contest of Man Versus Machine
Rapid technological change in 18th- and 19th-century England led to violent resistance…by Methodists.
our lives. What would happen, however, if it became the whole of our lives? What might happen if this next phase of technology is not handled well? If I
The Diffusion and Influence of Contemporary Worship
How does worship music style relate to congregational growth?
studies like the National Congregations Study (NCS) and Faith Communities Today (FACT), have used characteristics like informality, use of electronic technology and instruments
Your Smartphone Is Neither a Cancer nor a Cure-All
A balanced, biblical take on the devices we can’t seem to live without.
We become lonely. “Technology is drawing us apart, by design. Less-than-inspiring subtitles abound: “FOMO in the Grave,” “Junk Food for the Soul,” “Technology and Isolation.”.
How to Find Hope in the Humanless Economy
Robots could take half of our jobs in the next decade. Here’s why Christians have nothing to fear.
It was his job, identifying technology to make the data center more efficient, and he was good at it. Naturally, expenses shrank. So did the staff. The technology
Making the Unclean Clean
Seeing God’s redemption in a toilet bowl.
These wastewater facilities can be net-energy-positive. One established technology is anaerobic digestion, which creates methane. My own dissertation
In the Image of Our Choosing
In a new era of genetics, where’s the line between healing and enhancement?
In 2013, scientists demonstrated that a technology known as CRISPR can edit the genes of living human cells at a fraction of the time and cost required by previous methods.
Breaking the 200 Barrier: Genesis Church in Mexico, Missouri
Church seeks to meet the needs of a small town that is 70% unchurched.
Outward Thinking Technology. This deals with our website, online service, online Life Groups, e-newsletter, and how we use social media for advertisements and promotion.
The Future of the Church Is Analog, Not Digital
New communications technology lets us preach to millions. It’s time to unplug most of it.
The Future of the Church Is Analog, Not Digital. New communications technology lets us preach to millions. There was no technology he didn't find of use in his evangelistic efforts.
Is Orality Really Effective in Sharing the Gospel?
o·ral·i·ty: the quality of being spoken or verbally communicated
ages. Some examples of the tools of the age are transportation, radio, television, the internet, cell phones, and other kinds of recording technology. However