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  • Andy Stanley Explains Why His Megachurch Won’t Gather on Sundays Until 2021
    Andy Stanley Explains Why His Megachurch Won’t Gather on Sundays Until 2021
    North Point: We love you too much to open the doors on Sunday morning. Let's focus on doing stuff for the community.
  • Luke Timothy Johnson and The Spirit of Imagination
    Luke Timothy Johnson and The Spirit of ImaginationSubscriber Access Only
    Religious experience serves and shapes theological discernment, but Scripture determines.
  • Partner Content PostEpisode 60: Jesus Wasn’t a Christian
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    Episode 60: Jesus Wasn’t a Christian
    Join our team as we lean into a conversation about who is allowed to lead.
  • American History Is Not Canceled
    American History Is Not Canceled
    While Christians can’t erase the church’s slaveholding past, we can change the symbols, statues, and namesakes we celebrate.
  • The Sweet Surrender of Salvation
    The Sweet Surrender of Salvation
    By rising above self-interest we can taste the true honey of new creation.
  • Want to Love Your Neighbor? Start By Fighting Your Own Sin.
    Want to Love Your Neighbor? Start By Fighting Your Own Sin.Subscriber Access Only
    When we “make every effort to be holy,” it works toward the common good.
  • The Debate Beneath Our Debates on the Pandemic and the Protests
    The Debate Beneath Our Debates on the Pandemic and the Protests
    Our divided responses to national challenges reflect deep divisions on what it means to be human.
  • The Long Obedience of Racial Justice
    The Long Obedience of Racial Justice
    To bear the image of God is a declaration of dignity that challenges power.
  • One on One with Jerry Root on 'The Neglected C.S. Lewis'
    One on One with Jerry Root on 'The Neglected C.S. Lewis'
    What readers of Lewis tend to neglect, are in fact the very books Lewis thought were his best and most important.
  • Why ‘Ditch the Deli Meat’ and Other Prohibitions Miss the Point of Pregnancy
    Why ‘Ditch the Deli Meat’ and Other Prohibitions Miss the Point of Pregnancy
    Childbearing is too often defined by restrictions against vice instead of invitations to virtue.
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    Judea, Suburbia, to the Ends of the Earth
    Judea, Suburbia, to the Ends of the Earth
    Suburban America is a strategic mission field.
    What is Saving Your Life?
    What is Saving Your Life?
    Pondering our emptiness and hope for fullness
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    Episode 61: How Community Creates Stability
    Partner ContentEpisode 61: How Community Creates Stability
    What we are gaining and missing in this season of social distance
    Juneteenth Was an Answer to Centuries of Prayer
    Juneteenth Was an Answer to Centuries of Prayer
    African Americans asked the Lord for liberation for years. They still do.
    How Are Pastors Handling Ungathered Worship?
    How Are Pastors Handling Ungathered Worship?
    Six church leaders share about their adaptations, innovations, and frustrations as they respond to COVID-19.
    Our Advocacy Should Reflect God’s Beauty
    Our Advocacy Should Reflect God’s Beauty
    In the midst of trying to do the right thing, it’s easy to forget to do it in the right way.
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    ‘Mother to Son’ Amplifies the Voices of Black Mothers
    ‘Mother to Son’ Amplifies the Voices of Black Mothers
    Jasmine Holmes spotlights the realities black families face.