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Even in Canada, Conservative Churches Are Growing Subscriber access only
Mainline churches with evangelical leanings outpace their liberal counterparts, study says.
Princeton Seminary Reforms Its Views on Honoring Tim Keller
School rescinds a major theology prize amid complaints over women’s ordination.
Churches in America—Part 2
Mainline Protestantism as a whole is hemorrhaging.
Tim Keller and John Inazu: How Christians Can Bear Gospel Witness in an Anxious Age
Our confidence in the gospel spurs us to serve our communities, not to shrink back when they decide they no longer need us.
Evangelicals Cheer Pro-Life Vote at Methodist Conference
(UPDATE) On the last day of the General Conference, Methodists repeal four decades of Roe v Wade support.
Methodists Won’t Vote on Gay Marriage This Year After All
(UPDATE) With a narrow vote to pass same-sex questions to committee, Methodists band-aid over rumors of split.
Weekend Edition: January 29, 2016
The GC2 Summit, HuffPo Christianity, Americans on gambling, and more
Dear Pastor, Can I Come to Your Church? Subscriber access only
Inside a new experiment on evangelicals, mainline Protestants, and race.
Morning Roundup 6/15/15
Single Parenthood in the United States; Mainline Decline? Maybe; Man's Blood Saves Two Million Babies
American Christianity Is Dead? Not So Fast. My article at CNN
In an article for CNN over the weekend, I explain the differences between Cultural, Congregational, and Convictional Christians.
3 Important Church Trends in the Next 10 Years
Christianity in the United States may look very different in 10 years.
Rachel Held Evans Returns to Church Subscriber access only
The popular blogger joins the mainline tradition. Can evangelicals wish her well?
Morning Roundup 7/23/14
Oklahoma Same-Sex Marriage; Glory Days; Retro Report
Yep, I'm (Dutch) Reformed
Some fun facts I learned at our family reunion and shared at the Reformed Church in America
Flip That Church Subscriber access only
Why construct a new building when you can upcycle an old one?
Catholics and Baptists Together Subscriber access only
The recent synod of bishops sounded notes Protestants can sing.
Episcopal Church Approves Same-Sex Blessing Rites Subscriber access only
The move comes after Presbyterians and Methodists retained the denominations' definition of marriage as between a man and a woman.
Youth Movement: Finns Seek Renewal Subscriber access only
Lutheran leaders want to push out young conservatives.
Renewal Groups Strategize after the PC(USA) Drops Celibacy Clause for Gay Clergy Subscriber access only
Churches discuss future paths since the votes came in for the Presbyterian Church(USA) to open the door to ordaining non-celibate homosexuals.
Bishop's Move: Rowan Williams's Latest Firestorm Subscriber access only
A leading British evangelical comments on the Archbishop of Canterbury's turn as guest editor of 'New Statesman.'