America's turning into the Land of the Buy-One-Get-One-Free, Home of the Brave-the-Crowds.
November 26, 2013
Why the activism of some fellow Americans scares me.
May 14, 2013
Taking the source of our shopping seriously.
April 30, 2013
Some advice for the church: Think before you click.
February 20, 2013
Some Christians' spiritual baggage makes it harder to find a church home
January 28, 2013
Celebrating those 'bursts of beauty that defy the mundane.'
July 10, 2012
Picks from Tyler Wigg Stevenson, author of 'Brand Jesus: Christianity in a Consumerist Age.'
December 19, 2011
The spirituality of the booming online "self-expression engine."
November 30, 2011
What a model for ethical consumption can look like.
November 28, 2011
Observers weigh in on debt's indication of lack of faith, danger, and potential immorality.
May 25, 2011
Observers ask whether Albert Pujols' Christian testimony squares with his holding out for the largest contract in the history of baseball.
February 25, 2011
Why Jesus did not say, "Market your neighbor as yourself."
February 3, 2011
How women—who have begun to out-earn men in the U.S. business sector—can use their holiday spending to glorify God.
December 15, 2010
The American retreat from marriage is moving into the heart of the social order: the middle class.
December 6, 2010
Bill McKibben believes we can thrive on a planet that will never be the same. A review of 'Eaarth.'
November 16, 2010
Returning the growing fields and kitchen table to God.
November 5, 2010
How hipster evangelicals have fallen into the same consumerist traps as their parents.
September 14, 2010
Why evangelical hipsters may be the best example of James Davison Hunter's 'faithful presence.'
September 14, 2010
Or, how to be a truly ironic hipster.
September 3, 2010
To remain relevant, many evangelical pastors are following the lead of hipster trendsetters. So what happens when 'cool' meets Christ?
September 3, 2010
When trying to buy and spend less only breeds anxiety, maybe it's time to check motives.
August 27, 2010
A marketing consultant advises early church leaders.
August 19, 2010
In 'Unsqueezed', Margot Starbuck explores what shopping and eating to the glory of God looks like.
July 2, 2010
Radical: Taking back your faith from the American dream.
June 21, 2010
Woes and blessings of the oil spill.
June 1, 2010
Even more importantly: Why do you want to know?
March 16, 2010
Most of the personal care products you use every day are damaging your health, argues Samuel Epstein in 'Toxic Beauty'.
March 1, 2010
It is important to distinguish between individuals in sports and the system of sports. Both are broken due to the Fall.
February 1, 2010
How Christians have succumbed to the sports culture—and what might be done about it.
January 29, 2010
What's the biggest change needed in how charities and federal agencies deliver aid to developing nations?
December 15, 2009
From the Lausanne Theology Working Group, Africa chapter at its consultations in Akropong, Ghana, 8-9 October, 2008 and 1-4 September 2009
December 8, 2009
Evangelicals desperately need spiritual and moral renewal—on that everyone agrees. But what do we do about it?
October 2, 2009
Megachurches are not the answer or the problem.
August 6, 2009
Lessons learned between the couch and a 10k race.
July 27, 2009
According to Benedict XVI's new encyclical, trying to love people without knowing the truth about them leads to mere sentiment and will do them harm.
July 10, 2009
Viral video on consumption may be coming to a church near you.
May 13, 2009
The wisdom of becoming deeply rooted in one community.
March 19, 2009