The Parable of the Lost Pointer
When Ruby went missing, Jesus’ words struck home.
Karen Swallow Prior is a professor of English at Liberty University and a research fellow with the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Young, Female, and Pro-Trump
How white evangelical millennials are defying political predictions.
“Since the Women's March, Christian conservative women are realizing their voice isn't being heard,” said Kelsey Gold, a recent Liberty University grad who remembers first hearing
God Wants You to Get Some Sleep
Our restless generation is missing out on the spiritual benefits of shuteye.
Liberty University English professor Karen Swallow Prior reminds us that “one of the most dramatic events in the ministry of Jesus— and a great test of the disciples' faith—begins and
Liberty Student: Why I Didn’t Cheer for Jerry Falwell Jr.
Guns in our pockets or not, Christians shouldn’t celebrate killing.
Moriah Wierschem, guest writer. Image: Liberty University / Vimeo. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Moriah Wierschem is a sophomore at Liberty University and competes on Liberty's debate team
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.
classroom. Alice Walters, a 2009 graduate of Liberty University School of Divinity, reports feeling frustrated by a lack of theological education. “Basically
10 Things Sexual Assault Victims Want You to Know
When I posed a question about abuse on Facebook, I was inundated with responses.
disclosed to me, “My church helped me to see how God sees me and who I am, instead of what I'm not.” Karen Swallow Prior is a professor of English at Liberty University, a research
Why Are Christian Guys Silent About Abstinence?
When we don’t talk about male virginity, we imply that it’s not important.
our relationships with one another. Cody Hill is a senior English major at Liberty University and is active within the theatre department. [Image source].
Are Smartphones Making Christianity Too Convenient?
When there’s an app for everything, practicing my faith doesn’t feel like a sacrifice.
Kaitlyn Schiess is a senior at Liberty University. She is planning on attending seminary after graduation. Kaitlyn serves as spiritual life director for the
God, Are You There?
Even in our poverty, God always seemed to provide.
the reflection of my people, those émigrés who believed in the intrinsic rights to life, liberty, and the down trees, or working as a cook in the cafeteria of Azusa Pacific University, he did
What Women Want: More Opportunities to Serve
Need Christians to help and lead at church? I know plenty.
At Liberty University this week, speaker and author Christine Caine launched her new ministry initiative for working women, Propel. “We are hemorrhaging
Changing Minds on Abortion
5 former abortion advocates speak out
Karen Swallow Prior is professor of English at Liberty University, Research Fellow with the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, a member of
Pastors, Power, and Prettiness
When good compliments go bad.
sexes. My observation came upon leaving the state school where I completed my doctorate and arriving at the Christian university where I teach. One
The View from the Religious Middle
How can we oppose injustice without acting like the sky is falling?
to be faithful in whatever sort of times we find ourselves in—in times of religious liberty and in This agnostic was finally won over, not by the hellfire preachers at my university or by laws
Ashley Judd and Sexism on the Sidelines
The frustrations of female sports fans.
Valerie Dunham graduated with a BA in English from Liberty University in 2011 and is a staff writer at Christ and Pop Culture. She currently lives in Blacksburg
Porn: Women Use it Too
Getting to the root of women’s sexual addictions
Renaud will complete her degree in psychology from Liberty University this spring, with an emphasis on addiction and recovery, and she holds certifications in sexual addiction