Opinion | Family
Hiding the Full Truth from Kids Is Often Healthy
As our children come of age, how do we talk about the brutal realities of a broken world?
historical context. One of Fraser's central questions is the veracity of Wilder's books. In what ways were the books fictionalized versions of reality? How
Opinion | Family
13 Books to Read with Your Kids This Summer
What books would I take to a desert island—if my children came with me?
13 Books to Read with Your Kids This Summer. What books would I take to a desert island—if my children came with me? Picture Books. 1.The Clown of God by Tomie dePaola.
Opinion | Family
Book List: Our Favorite New Releases for Kids
10 faith-enriching picture books.
Book List: Our Favorite New Releases for Kids. 10 faith-enriching picture books. Kelli B. Trujillo Kelli B. Trujillo. Bio @kbtrujillo Facebook. Image: ESB Professional / Shutterstock.
Opinion | Family
10 Books You Should Read to Your Kids This Christmas
I celebrate the season by reading stories to my kids. Here are our favorites.
Opinion | Family. 10 Books You Should Read to Your Kids This Christmas. Years ago, our family started accumulating a small collection of the many Christmas books written for children.
Opinion | Pop Culture
21 Books Worth Giving as Christmas Gifts
Holiday book list: CT Women writers recommend their favorites.
21 Books Worth Giving as Christmas Gifts. If the size of the books scares you off, keep in mind that he interrupts the tale often with trails that seem at first jarring but then—finally—perfect.
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.
Chambers, a voracious reader with a passionate love for books and learning, devoured the Bible but also novels, plays, poetry, history, philosophy, psychology, and theology.
10 Books Worth Reading This Summer
Our July book list: Her.meneutics writers recommend their favorites.
10 Books Worth Reading This Summer. This July, we're reading everything from poetry books to cookbooks to stories about a viral vampire apocalypse.
Opinion | Discipleship
Six Ways Men Can Support Women's Discipleship
Male clergy and laity who want to enable women's ministry often don't know how to get involved or what to do.
1. Read discipleship books written by female authors and stay in conversation with women. How many books do you have by women on any subject?
Opinion | Discipleship
What Feminism Owes to the Protestant Reformation
Listening to marginalized voices isn’t a liberal or a conservative idea—it’s a fundamentally Christian one.
Instead of encouraging her curiosity, her parents chastise her for her interest in books. This opened a discussion of why we read the books we read.
Opinion | Pop Culture
15 Books That Are Good Enough to GiveSubscriber access only
Holiday book list: Her.meneutics writers recommend their favorites.
Opinion | Pop Culture. 15 Books That Are Good Enough to Give. These are the kind of books that we'd be happy to wrap up and give to our friends—or snuggle up and re-read ourselves.
Opinion | Family
How to Talk About Race with Your Kids
Children naturally notice differences—and that is a good thing.
The books I check out from the library, the toys I buy (such as luchadores with olive complexions as opposed to superheroes with peach skin), and the movies we watch all have a direct
Opinion | Sexuality
Why Adult Coloring Works for Christians
I mocked the coloring book trend, until I discovered it for myself.
Alicia Cohn. Image: Electricnude/Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Last year, sales of coloring books in the US shot up from 1 million to 12 million units. The
Reporting | Discipleship
The Sweatiest Bible Class in America
Revelation Wellness puts Scripture at the center of its group fitness program.
Books, DVDs, and instructors talk exercise and diet while quoting Scripture, and explicitly faith-based options such as Holy Yoga, PraiseMoves, and Christian CrossFit gyms teach
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.
job. Each main character in your four books has a distinct ethnicity, most notably Abigail. Why God. I find myself using the language from the books. In
Opinion | Pop Culture
Christians Can’t Ignore ‘Fun Home’ and Other Controversial BooksSubscriber access only
Alison Bechdel's memoir doesn't endorse sexual brokenness. Ultimately, it exposes it.
Opinion | Pop Culture. Christians Can't Ignore 'Fun Home' and Other Controversial Books. As an English professor, books, even controversial ones, seldom shock me.
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.
However, don't expect to buy age-appropriate books and let them do the job for you. It's important that you as the parent or teacher have a broader understanding
excerpt | Discipleship
God’s Ministry of Disappointment
In pain and confusion, I’m finding that God is, indeed, close to the brokenhearted.
host. The author of five spoken word CDs and two non-fiction books, her newest book is How to Fix a Broken Record, from which this article is adapted.
Save Your Soul: Stop Writing
In the age of push-button publishing, self-disclosure isn't always God's best.
None of this will sell books, of course, but it will help us to understand the discipline of God, the grace of God, and the hard, deep work he is doing in our lives and will continue to do
Opinion | Discipleship
Why Female Theologians Take Flak in the Public Square
The potential rewards of celebrity culture are many, but so are the risks.
Take a glance through any popular blogger's site and you'll likely see revenue-generating advertisements, lists of paid speaking gigs, and opportunities to buy books and other
Opinion | Church
With Rising Teen Suicides, the Church Cannot Afford Mixed Messages on Mental Health
How ministries can play a role in getting youth the support they need.
Melanie Springer Mock is a professor of English at George Fox University and the author or editor of five books, including Worthy: Finding Yourself in a World Expecting Someone Else