Opinion | Church
Swipe Right for Jesus
How Tinder helped me come to terms with my evangelical identity.
Opinion | Church. Swipe Right for Jesus. How friendship. Online, I met plenty of the nice Christian guys I used to write about in journals at church camp.
Reporting | Church
Women Speak Up in #SilenceIsNotSpiritual Campaign
Leaders from Lynne Hybels to Jen Hatmaker want evangelical churches to take a more proactive position on behalf of victims.
Reporting | Church. Women Speak Up in #SilenceIsNotSpiritual Campaign. Leaders from Lynne Hybels to Jen Hatmaker want evangelical churches to
Reporting | Pop Culture
Millennials Can Leave Evangelicalism. But Not Its Pop Culture.
Does the cottage industry around Christian subculture nostalgia reveal the church’s failures—or its successes?
Does the cottage industry around Christian subculture nostalgia reveal the church's failures—or its successes? Reporting | Pop Culture. Millennials Can Leave Evangelicalism.
Reporting | Church
Women in China’s House Church Movement Face a Hidden Challenge
Chinese pastors’ wives struggle with something more personal than political oppression.
Reporting | Church. Women in China's House Church Movement Face a Hidden Challenge. Chinese pastors' wives struggle with something more personal than political oppression.
Opinion | Family
This Christmas, I’m Defining Family by My Single Friends
Blood relatives are key to the holiday. But I share a deeper DNA with the body of Christ.
email; print. Every Saturday, after evening church services, my husband and I open our home to friends—mostly unmarried ones. Sometimes it's four or
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.
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.
Opinion | Discipleship
To More Than a Few Good Men: Don’t Give Up on Working with Women
Four research-based solutions beyond Mike Pence’s ‘Billy Graham Rule.’
with her male peers. A female pastor spoke of her exclusion from the weekly post-sermon review in the church's cigar room. Hundreds of women testified
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.
Opinion | Church. The Dead White Man Who Could Fix Our Race Problem: Oswald Chambers. Oswald Chambers didn't know Lecrae and John Piper. Or your church leader or mine.
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?
PTSD impacts not just veterans but their spouses and children too. How can the church help military families heal? Opinion | Family. What the church can do.
excerpt | Church
Searching for Christian Heroines from History? Look to the Early Church
How women were instrumental to the rise of Christianity.
excerpt | Church. Searching for Christian Heroines from History? Look to the Early Church. How women were instrumental to the rise of Christianity.
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.
Opinion | Discipleship. Are Smart, Educated Women Still Called to the Church Nursery? Second, we need to prioritize children's ministry in the church.
Opinion | Discipleship
CT Women’s Top 10 Articles of 2017: Kay Warren, Joni Eareckson Tada, and More
Readers rank the best posts of the year.
4. Who's In Charge of the Christian Blogosphere? The digital age has birthed a new crisis of authority for the church. In one of our most hotly debated
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.
Opinion | Church. 6 Ways Martin Luther Led Me to My Own Personal Reformation. As a 3. The Bible is God's love letter to us and to the church. After being
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.
Editor's Note: This article is part of “Change Makers,” our recent CT special issue focused on some of the ways women are influencing the church, their communities, and the world.
Reporting | Family
Survey: Being a Pastor’s Wife Is Good for Faith, Bad for Friendship
Though expectations have shifted, spouses still feel the weight of church drama.
Reporting | Family. Survey: Being a Pastor's Wife Is Good for Faith, Bad for Friendship. Though expectations have shifted, spouses still feel the weight of church drama.
Opinion | Church
Dispatches from Charlottesville: What Happens When Neo-Nazis Are Outside Your Church Doors
The protesters came with torches. We sang, “This Little Light of Mine.”
Opinion | Church. Dispatches from Charlottesville: What Happens When Neo-Nazis Are Outside Your Church Doors. Paul's Memorial Episcopal Church in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Opinion | Discipleship
Online Tribalism Threatens Women’s Ministry
From our special issue: reflections on discipleship in a fractured age.
Editor's Note: This article is part of “Change Makers,” our recent CT special issue focused on some of the ways women are influencing the church, their communities, and the world.
Reporting | Church
The Pay Gap Is Worse for Pastor-Moms
How being married with kids complicates church compensation.
Reporting | Church. The Pay Gap Is Worse for Pastor-Moms. How being married with kids complicates church compensation. Kate Shellnutt Kate
Opinion | Church
Happy Birthday, Dear Church
Why Pentecost Sunday is worth celebrating.
Opinion | Church. Happy Birthday, Dear Church. However, if you attend a non-liturgical church, you may have no idea when Pentecost Sunday occurs.
interview | Discipleship
Let’s Save the University from Secular Privilege
The academy has lost its pluralism. Here’s how the church can help find it.
Here's how the church can help find it. She sat down with CT in Austin, Texas, to talk about the rising secularity in higher education—and what the church can do about it.