The false god of limitless choices, like those at a coffeehouse, is enslaving modern Americans. How to resist him.
February 15, 2013
And if he loses it all, it could be the best thing that ever happens to him.
October 12, 2012
Searching for Beauty amid Hollywood's beautiful people.
July 25, 2011
What's causing some well-known leaders like C. J. Mahaney (and John Piper before him) to step aside is not what you might think.
July 14, 2011
Hillary McFarland reveals the idolatry of patriarchal Christianity.
June 23, 2011
The NFL athlete reflects on his outspoken faith, whether athletes should attribute their wins to God, and moving from the Focus on the Family ad to Jockey ads.
June 10, 2011
Ghana's church planting boom has left denominations struggling to keep opportunists out of pulpits.
May 12, 2011
There is a reason Good Friday is called good, and why we can be thankful when God forsakes us.
April 21, 2011
Rediscovering the good news in a world of false hope.
April 21, 2011
Understanding the parareligion of celebrity culture. A review of 'Gods Behaving Badly.'
April 20, 2011
Why evangelicals have taken such an interest in idols.
March 24, 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
Good thing the Last Judgment is not a round of Final Jeopardy!
January 17, 2011
Addiction is the spiritual disease of our time.
December 9, 2010
The pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church says seeking justice is not optional for the person saved by grace.
December 6, 2010
Losing control over your eating—like, when you can’t cook after surgery for cancer—has a way of turning anxiety into gratitude.
November 24, 2010
Apparently the Almighty has given us permission to talk about that which we know relatively little about.
July 29, 2010
Radical: Taking back your faith from the American dream.
June 21, 2010
Newsweek, Fox News, and others debate whether the "Christian viewer vote" has become too powerful.
May 25, 2010
Leaders weigh in on whether churches should celebrate Mother’s Day in worship services.
May 6, 2010
John Piper takes an eight-month leave of absence.
March 30, 2010
Even more importantly: Why do you want to know?
March 16, 2010
How Christians have succumbed to the sports culture—and what might be done about it.
January 29, 2010
If the driving force of any movement or phenomenon is not Jesus Christ, we are building castles in the air. A response to "Long Live the Organic Church."
January 13, 2010
Tim Keller explains why money, sex, and power so easily capture our affections.
October 20, 2009
Idolatry is not just a failure to obey God, it is a setting of the whole heart on something besides God.
October 20, 2009
The high-profile quarterback, a devout Christian, practically walks on water. But give him a break. Please.
August 31, 2009
The 'individualism' we profess is not only not a heresy—it is at the heart of the gospel.
July 15, 2009
Why it is dangerous to make evangelism another form of marketing.
January 2, 2009
Why 'Creator, Redeemer, Sanctifier' is somewhere between heresy and idolatry.
May 8, 2008
Episcopalian liturgy for Stations of the Millennium Development Goals truncates the gospel, critics say.
March 6, 2008
Those "in the name of the Creator, and of the Redeemer, and of the Sanctifier" are invalid.
March 3, 2008
First, let's take back Easter.
December 11, 2007
A recent trip to England brought home rich insights on wealth.
November 20, 2007
Grace and idolatry run crossing patterns in the new American pastime.
September 7, 2007
Money is a master calling for complete obedience.
April 24, 2007
Jesus puts the all-important self in its place.
January 8, 2007
Is religious art, like Michelangelo's 'Creation of Adam,' a violation of the second commandment when God is portrayed?—Steve Potts, Jackson, Mississippi
May 1, 2006
Can a Christian breathe air that has been offered to idols?
May 19, 2005
There is hope for the idolater.
April 8, 2005