Opinion | Discipleship
Why White-Centered Discipleship Hurts Us All
A vision for bringing racial equity to the spiritual training of women.
This week, Helen Lee explores the deep need for diversity in discipleship. For my 14-year-old son, the word needle used to evoke feelings of pain. Do a discipleship diversity check.
interview | Discipleship
Stay Woke: A Q&A with ‘Faithfully Magazine’
The story behind a new, multiethnic journalistic enterprise.
With a volunteer staff and only $5,000 in Kickstarter seed money, Menzie has established Faithfully as an exemplar of racial and spiritual diversity and a resource for news, theology
Opinion | Discipleship
Racial Difference Without Division
The power of an ethnicity-honoring witness.
The power of an ethnicity-honoring witness.
Opinion | Family
How to Talk About Race with Your Kids
Children naturally notice differences—and that is a good thing.
see reflected in Scripture. God created peoples of all tribes, tongues, and nations, and the Bible celebrates and recognizes this diversity (see Rev. 5:9; 7
Opinion | Church
Get Thee to a Swanky Tourist Trap
What missions-oriented evangelicals gain from seeing the richer side of a poorer country.
Although we might be able to think our way to a broader appreciation of the diversity of lived experiences, for most of us—at least for me—it takes a real, lived experience to break the
Opinion | Discipleship
Online Tribalism Threatens Women’s Ministry
From our special issue: reflections on discipleship in a fractured age.
communities are we building? Are they monolithic, representing our own identities, or do they reflect the diversity of Christ's body? Perhaps even more
Beth Moore: There’s No Place Like Houston
My hometown is diverse, strong, and faithful. After Harvey, it will never be the same.
Vietnamese? South American? Which region? We've got it and better than you've ever eaten it. We are proud of a lot of things about our fair city, but none more so than our diversity.
Reporting | Discipleship
5 Female Change Makers
Meet the nonprofit leaders featured in our special issue.
The Gordon College study recommends several practices to promote more women in leadership, including creating initiatives and setting goals around diversity; having senior leaders
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.”
connects us. Because of this demographic diversity, Charlottesville lives in the tension of its progressive values and its failure to live up to them. Nothing
Opinion | Church
No More All-White Conference LineupsSubscriber access only
#SpeakersofColor share their tips for ensuring diversity.
SpeakersofColor share their tips for ensuring diversity. Lack of diversity in a conference speaker lineup is really the end of a chain of circumstantial realities.
Opinion | Discipleship
What Young Black Women Need from Their Black Brothers—and the Church
African American women still face significant challenges in their relationships with men.
Karen Dace, vice chancellor for diversity, equity, and inclusion at Indiana University–Purdue University in Indianapolis, grew up in Chicago in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME
Opinion | Pop Culture
Diversity in the Dorm RoomSubscriber access only
How college roommates teach us about race, culture, and ourselves.
Opinion | Pop Culture. Diversity in the Dorm Room. How college roommates teach us about race, culture, and ourselves. Austin Channing Brown, guest
interview | Discipleship
Latasha Morrison: The Church Is the ‘Only Place Equipped to Do Racial Reconciliation Well’
The founder of Be the Bridge reveals her vision for solving America's race problem.
blindness. [Most people] thought the issue was diversity—“If I have someone on staff who doesn't look like me, then there is my racial reconciliation.”.
Opinion | Sexuality
Hope for More Diverse Conference LineupsSubscriber access only
How our exposure to minority voices can lead to greater shifts in the church.
Natasha Sistrunk Robinson, guest writer. Image: Cydcor / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Dear evangelical conference planners: Thank you for your diversity statements.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Redeeming the Race DiscussionSubscriber access only
Brenda Salter McNeil on what it will take for our nation to heal
healing. Prioritize Diversity at Home. different. “This helps children understand that diversity isn't scary—that they can have friends who don't look like them.
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.
The author of Enjoy: Finding the Freedom to Delight Daily in God's Good Gifts, Fear and Faith: Finding the Peace Your Heart Craves, and United: Captured by God's Vision for Diversity.
Opinion | Discipleship
Middle-Aged Women Face a Crisis of Discipleship
Are churches missing out on discipling those in midlife?
Michelle Van Loon. Image: Matthew Smith / UnSplash. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Last week in our #AmplifyWomen series, Helen Lee addressed the need for diversity in discipleship.
interview | Discipleship
The Great Female Commission
Mentorship expert Natasha Sistrunk Robinson on how to draw all women into the work of discipleship.
It's such a beautiful thing when we see the history and learn the stories of people who are different. The triune God that we serve models unity and diversity.
Opinion | Pop Culture
‘Fresh’ Faces: When Families Like Mine Go PrimetimeSubscriber access only
How TV diversity reflects the imago Dei.
How TV diversity reflects the imago Dei. Christian media is not exempt from scrutiny in its efforts (or lack thereof) to reflect the diversity of the kingdom of God.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Saying Hola to Our Multilingual RealitySubscriber access only
God calls us to celebrate our country’s beautiful diversity.
God calls us to celebrate our country's beautiful diversity. As a professor of Spanish and Portuguese, I work with people who appreciate and embrace linguistic diversity.