Reporting | Discipleship
The Sweatiest Bible Class in America
Revelation Wellness puts Scripture at the center of its group fitness program.
Reporting | Discipleship. The Sweatiest Bible Class in America. Revelation Wellness puts Scripture at the center of its group fitness program. Johanna
Opinion | Church
6 Ways Martin Luther Led Me to My Own Personal Reformation
As a young Catholic, learning about the Protestant Reformation dramatically changed my faith.
3. The Bible is God's love letter to us and to the church. I had to find a Bible in my own vernacular, and I found one in The Message, Eugene Peterson's translation of the New Testament.
Opinion | Church
The Dead White Man Who Could Fix Our Race Problem: Oswald Chambers
As a black woman wrestling with racism in America, I lean on a Scottish theologian’s four key insights.
In this era of racial strife, can we, too, walk in grace and evoke what Chambers calls “a strong family resemblance” to Christ? 3. Read the Bible, but don't stop there.
Opinion | Discipleship
Six Ways to Inspire Confident, Contagious Faith in Your Kids
How do we help children and teens contend with the big questions? An apologist offers her take.
How should they respond when they encounter a skeptic who thinks the Bible is a collection of legends and fables? How do we know the Bible is trustworthy?
Reporting | Church
How Single Women Became an Unstoppable Force in Bible Translation
Female missionaries have propelled the movement to bring Scripture to every tribe and tongue.
How Single Women Became an Unstoppable Force in Bible Translation. Over the past several decades, unmarried women in particular have dedicated their lives to Bible translation.
excerpt | Discipleship
God's Feminist Ideals
We're created to be image bearers and justice seekers.
Based in part on their understanding of Jesus and the Bible, men and women of faith fought together for women to have the right to vote. The Bible never supports such independence.
Reporting | Discipleship
She Reads Truth: Why Women Will Lead the 21st-Century Bible Resurgence
A hashtag started a movement to get millions of women into the Word.
She Reads Truth: Why Women Will Lead the 21st-Century Bible Resurgence. The number of people reading the Bible on their phones has more than doubled since 2011.
interview | Family
How to Get Our Girls Into Scripture
Erin Weidemann, founder of Bible Belles, wants to introduce young women to brave female role models.
Erin Weidemann, founder of Bible Belles, wants to introduce young women to brave female role models. interview | Family. How to Get Our Girls Into Scripture.
Reporting | Discipleship
4 Things Beth Moore Taught Me About Writing
What the biggest name in women’s Bible studies wants the next generation to know.
Reporting | Discipleship. 4 Things Beth Moore Taught Me About Writing Leer en Español. What the biggest name in women's Bible studies wants the next generation to know.
Opinion | Family
When Combat Trauma Tests a Marriage
PTSD impacts not just veterans but their spouses and children too. How can the church help military families heal?
A different kind of warrior. The Bible is not silent on the kind of pain and struggle associated with PTSD. King David was a man who knew about military battle and the effects of war.
Opinion | Family
When I Lost a Daughter, My Children Lost a Sister
Helping kids heal after sibling loss.
Desperate for answers, I turned to the most melancholy parts of the Bible I could find: David's grief-stricken psalms; Ecclesiastes, in which the writer declares that life is meaningless; and
Bible Study Meets Crafting: The Bible Journaling Craze
What this artsy trend among Christian women shows us about offline spirituality.
Bible Study Meets Crafting: The Bible Journaling Craze. What this artsy trend among Christian women shows us about offline spirituality. Tricia McCary
Opinion | Family
Never on Pause
In seasons of unpaid work or at-home care, your calling is still significant.
kingdom. Os Guinness writes in The Call, “Calling in the Bible is a central and dynamic theme that becomes a metaphor for the life of faith itself. . . . First
Opinion | Discipleship
Online Tribalism Threatens Women’s Ministry
From our special issue: reflections on discipleship in a fractured age.
To understand what's happening inside our Bible studies and discipleship classes, we must understand what's happening outside of them, too. Larger forces.
Opinion | former TCW issue
When Does the Bible Allow Divorce?
Scripture’s guidance for broken, hurting marriages
Opinion | former TCW issue. When Does the Bible Allow Divorce? After studying the Bible, she has come to the conclusion that she divorced for selfish reasons, not biblical ones.
Reporting | Discipleship
The Faith-Work Gap for Professional Women
From our special issue: How the faith group least likely to support working women can do better.
Among Barna's criteria is “a strong belief that the Bible is accurate in all the principles it teaches.” Many evangelicals believe that Scripture forbids women from having authority over
Opinion | Discipleship
Why I Continue to Call God ‘Father’
I’m sympathetic to the arguments for female pronouns. But the linguistic alternatives leave behind a profound truth.
The answer varies. Some denominations and Bible translations strive for gender-neutral or -inclusive language, avoiding male/female language altogether.
Opinion | Discipleship
Are Smart, Educated Women Still Called to the Church Nursery?
For women like me, children’s ministry can seem like low-level work for the least experienced.
For women like me, teaching the Bible to children sometimes seems like the unrewarding babysitting corner of church life—a place to engage youngsters with stories, crafts, and treats
Opinion | Pop Culture
Q+A: The Story Behind the Jesus Storybook Bible
Sally Lloyd-Jones wrote a kids Bible so popular that they’re releasing an adult version.
Opinion | Pop Culture. Q A: The Story Behind the Jesus Storybook Bible. Sally Lloyd-Jones wrote a kids Bible so popular that they're releasing an adult version.
Opinion | Church
The Unexpected Book of the Bible that Comforts Me the MostSubscriber access only
In the midst of my anxiety, I remember God’s power through reading Revelation.
Opinion | Church. The Unexpected Book of the Bible that Comforts Me the Most. In the midst of my anxiety, I remember God's power through reading Revelation.