Opinion | Discipleship
5 Things You Should Know Before You Send Your Kid to College
A college administrator offers counsel on coming of age and higher ed.
I said, “Yes.” Three months before we moved and one month shy of my 40th birthday, I learned of a group of seven women who were planning to climb Kilimanjaro—a mountain I had
Opinion | Discipleship
Thou Shalt Not Bail
The bailing trend is an understandable byproduct of a busy culture. But is it Christian?
Several months ago, for example, we announced registration for our church's first women's Bible study. Because the study also involved small group
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.”
The protesters came with torches. We sang, “This Little Light of Mine.”.
Opinion | Sexuality
Can Robots Be Sexist?
How artificial intelligence might reinforce and amplify gender stereotypes.
recognized, Zheng carried on as if it were by organizing a ceremony and taking wedding photos with his “bride.” In a country in which men significantly outnumber women, Zheng, 31
excerpt | Family
Belonging Is About More Than Biology
As an adoptee and adoptive mom, God is teaching me about his welcoming love.
As an adoptee and adoptive mom, God is teaching me about his welcoming love.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Why Christians Should Avoid Watching Rape Scenes
What if there's a hidden human cost to our entertainment?
assault. On the other hand, rape as it happens to real people—an estimated 1 in 5 women, and 1 in 71 men—remains shrouded in silence and shame.
Reporting | Church
The Pay Gap Is Worse for Pastor-Moms
How being married with kids complicates church compensation.
email; print. Motherhood is the single biggest factor contributing to the pay gap between women and men. Even in the church, where marriage and families
Opinion | Pop Culture
'Atomic Blonde' Delivers Female Action Without An Action Hero
After seeing the new spy thriller, I still don't know what a female action hero looks like.
News articles, interviews, and promotional videos have emphasized Theron's physical accomplishments as an achievement on behalf of women, a vindication of the phrase “fight like a
Opinion | Family
When Your Spouse Is Mentally Ill
My husband’s schizoaffective disorder devastated our family. Here’s what I’ve learned in the years since he was first diagnosed.
My husband's schizoaffective disorder devastated our family. Here's what I've learned in the years since he was first diagnosed.
Reporting | Family
Young, Female, and Pro-Trump
How white evangelical millennials are defying political predictions.
print. 2017 ushered in a political wakeup call for American women. For women on the left, it was the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Nearly
interview | Discipleship
After 50 Years in a Wheelchair, I Still Walk with Jesus
On the anniversary of her accident, Joni Eareckson Tada reflects on God’s faithfulness.
On the anniversary of her accident, Joni Eareckson Tada reflects on God's faithfulness.
excerpt | Discipleship
Why Evangelism Requires Both Logic and Loveliness
An apologist argues that beauty and imagination are key to faith formation.
Academic Lays Down Her Arms; her website is hollyordway.com. Ordway was also featured in a Christianity Today cover story, “Meet the Women Apologists.”.
Opinion | Pop Culture
'To the Bone' Is Big on Anorexia and Lean on Healing
The new Netflix film seems more aspirational than instructional.
Nearly three quarters of women ages 25–45 report that dissatisfaction with their bodies interferes with their happiness. Close to a third of women in this
interview | Discipleship
Between Two Cultures: How Latina Christians Approach Leadership
Yvette Santana pilots a new project to coalesce Hispanic women.
interview | Discipleship. Between Two Cultures: How Latina Christians Approach Leadership. Yvette Santana pilots a new project to coalesce Hispanic women.
excerpt | Discipleship
How Jesus Discipled Women
In a patriarchal culture, Jesus showed his followers a radically different way to relate and lead.
excerpt | Discipleship. How Jesus Discipled Women. He showed his followers a radically different way of relating to women. Capable students, faithful witnesses.
Reporting | Discipleship
Belong Tour Canceled by New Owners
Jen Hatmaker broke the news a month before the first event.
Belong Tour came to represent “the new evangelical woman.” This year, the 12-city tour—headlined by top Christian authors and branded as a fresh take on women's ministry events
Opinion | Family
Miscarriage Changed Me
How trauma and loss deepened my understanding of God’s love.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Survey of Family Growth, 1 million married women in the United States struggle with infertility (defined as the
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.
What Young Black Women Need from Their Black Brothers— and the Church. African American women still face significant challenges in their relationships with men.
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?
Erin Wyble Newcomb teaches English and women's studies at SUNY New Paltz and writes frequently for Christ and Pop Culture on themes of faith and family.
Reporting | Church
Forgive Us Our Debts: How Christian College Grads Pay the Price
Evangelical schools work to capture the real cost of student loans.
Evangelical schools work to capture the real cost of student loans.