God Hears Your Back-to-School Prayers
A new school year brings more challenges and opportunities for Christians in education.
Opinion | Family. God Hears Your Back-to-School Prayers. A new school year brings more challenges and opportunities for Christians in education. Andrea
5 Female Change Makers
Meet the nonprofit leaders featured in our special issue.
calling in the nonprofit sector often involves “wrestling with the question of what makes you angry,” explains Andrea Ramirez, executive director of the Faith and Education Coalition of
I Sent My Kids to a ‘Better School.’ But Was It the Right Choice?
As a parent, I feel caught between the needs of my children and the needs of my neighbors.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has advocated for choice for decades— especially in our home state of Michigan—and now choice advocates have won a victory with the tax bill.
The Three Myths of Cohabitation
Sociologist Bradford Wilcox reports the surprising results of his new international study on cohabitation and its impact on kids.
In the vast majority of countries that we looked at in Europe, at all education levels, people who are married when they have kids are markedly more stable than people who are
Why I’m Happy My Son Married at 20
In a world of hookups and cohabitation, he took a leap—and made an act—of faith.
a healthy life. Those in their early 20s are encouraged to pursue education, travel, and gain life experience, all unhindered by wedlock. Marriage is viewed
5 Things You Should Know Before You Send Your Kid to College
A college administrator offers counsel on coming of age and higher ed.
0; tweet; link; email; print. Twenty-seven years ago this month, my mother dropped me off at Gordon College for La Vida, Gordon's required outdoor wilderness education program.
Why Being a Woman in Seminary Is Worth the Work
It's not always easy to get there, but the blogosphere needs more of us.
Many married evangelical women—with or without children— shoulder domestic responsibilities and therefore don't have time for seminary (or higher education more generally).
Seminary Is Not About Me
What I learned from Bible students in Rwanda.
During class, students shared with us the great sacrifices of time and money they had made to pursue biblical education. A mother of two kids who served
The Faith-Work Gap for Professional Women
From our special issue: How the faith group least likely to support working women can do better.
For all of women's gains in higher education, politics, and business over the past century, the barriers women face at work are so perennial as to seem rather permanent.
Swipe Right for Jesus
How Tinder helped me come to terms with my evangelical identity.
And every time an evangelical leader makes a subtle jab at my so-called “liberal theological education,” or I'm passed over for a ministry opportunity on account of my second X
Never on Pause
In seasons of unpaid work or at-home care, your calling is still significant.
The general argument is that an education . From this perspective, the talents, education, and potential income productivity of at-home women are seen as assets wasted on mundanity.
Let’s Save the University from Secular Privilege
The academy has lost its pluralism. Here’s how the church can help find it.
Mary Poplin, who teaches at the Claremont Graduate University in Claremont, California, has spent most of her professional career studying education, worldviews, and most recently
Why Are Evangelical Women at Planned Parenthood?
What a recent Marie Claire report gets wrong—and right—about evangelicals and abortion.
The data source is the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, an organization that opposes abstinence- only education and promotes widespread use of
I’m Not Called to Keep My Kids from Danger
I can’t keep my kids safe. But I can prepare them for a life of faithfulness.
abandonment, and pain. For us, moving “outside the camp” meant contending with guns, limited government, lack of healthcare, and low-quality education. It also
Women in China’s House Church Movement Face a Hidden Challenge
Chinese pastors’ wives struggle with something more personal than political oppression.
Legalism within the Chinese church and Marxist pragmatism within the Chinese public education system leave the children of believers without a robust understanding of grace.
God Made Our Brains to Need Others
Both science and Scripture invite us to share our suffering.
Joy has come in unlikely venues, like the dingy cottage where my husband and I moved after placing his seminary education on hold to attend to my declining health.