August (Web-only) 2010

Aptly TitledSubscriber Access Only
Six music students, six different backgrounds, six different parts of America. It's fitting that when they decided to get together, they'd call themselves Mosaic.
Beautiful ScarsSubscriber Access Only
Love God, Love PeopleSubscriber Access Only
Avoiding Old Flames on Facebook
Avoiding Old Flames on FacebookSubscriber Access Only
That it's only a virtual friendship is all the more reason to stay away from it.
TakersSubscriber Access Only
Despite its style and flash, Takers suffers from clichés, a lack of originality and moral ambiguity.
FlippedSubscriber Access Only
In the 1960s, a girl and boy meet in second grade, and navigate a romantic relationship over the next five years—but it never finds the magic of Rob Reiner's best films.
Simplicity: It's ComplicatedSubscriber Access Only
When trying to buy and spend less only breeds anxiety, maybe it's time to check motives.
Religious Hiring's Status Quo VictorySubscriber Access Only
A 2-1 ruling by Ninth Circuit affirms World Vision's right to consider religious beliefs in employment. But questions over faith-based hiring practices and government funding seem far from settled.
Wallis Apologizes to Olasky after Sojourners Funding FlapSubscriber Access Only
Sojourners founder apologizes for suggesting World's editor-in-chief 'lies for a living' but stands by his organization's accepting grants from George Soros.
My Encounter with Mental IllnessSubscriber Access Only
College is a seedbed for depression. Here's what Christian campuses can do to help.
Midlife Matters: An Interview with Dale Hanson BourkeSubscriber Access Only
Women who no longer have kids at home should seek new ministry ventures, says the longtime journalist and president of the Center for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia Foundation.
The Edge of the DivineSubscriber Access Only
Not Guilty AnymoreSubscriber Access Only
MosaicSubscriber Access Only
We Cry Out: The Worship ProjectSubscriber Access Only
All Delighted PeopleSubscriber Access Only
Love RevolutionSubscriber Access Only
Fighting the TrafficSubscriber Access Only
Natalie Grant's new album, 'Love Revolution', is a clarion call—to herself and her listeners—to join in the battle against human trafficking ... and all good things in the name of God.
Smells Like Teen SpiritSubscriber Access Only
Veteran director Rob Reiner, whose new film 'Flipped' opens this week, is getting more serious as he ages ... but admits that part of him is still stuck in the 1960s.
Preserving Man and BeastSubscriber Access Only
Humans are more valuable than animals—which is precisely why we can't be indifferent to animal suffering.
Obama Is Not a MuslimSubscriber Access Only
But many Americans think he is, plus other findings from the new Pew Forum report.
Boundaries in GriefSubscriber Access Only
Why medicine should never trade places with a time to properly mourn.
What If ...Subscriber Access Only
When an investment banker gets a second chance at the life he could've had as a small-town pastor, he learns that God's will is nothing to be trifled with.
The SwitchSubscriber Access Only
What happens when a sperm donor's sample inconceivably gets swapped for another—without the knowledge of the mom-to-be? In this case, a romantic comedy.
Nanny McPhee ReturnsSubscriber Access Only
Emma Thompson's magical nanny helps a wartime family in a whimsical sequel that is actually better than the original.
Top 10 Posts of the Past 30 DaysSubscriber Access Only
Mel Gibson, teen pregnancies, and Disney princesses got our readers talking this month.
How to Become a Successful ReligionSubscriber Access Only
A marketing consultant advises early church leaders.
Have We Forgotten Haiti?Subscriber Access Only
Counteracting our fleeting attention spans.
A Theology of Jiggly ThighsSubscriber Access Only
What a graying supermodel can teach Jesus' female followers.
Clark Pinnock Dies at 73Subscriber Access Only
From biblical inerrancy to open theism, the systematic theologian was not afraid to change his mind.
Q & A: Anne Rice on Following Christ Without ChristianitySubscriber Access Only
The tipping points behind the novelist's departure from the institutional church, and why she still reads D.A. Carson, Craig Keener, and N.T. Wright instead of 'Twilight.'
To Be LovedSubscriber Access Only
The ChangeSubscriber Access Only
No Better Than ThisSubscriber Access Only
Brian Wilson Reimagines GershwinSubscriber Access Only
Raising Up the DeadSubscriber Access Only
O Ye DevastatorSubscriber Access Only
My New HeroSubscriber Access Only
I never expected to find a role model in a children's television icon, but I did. A tribute to Mister Rogers.
How the Movie Partly Redeems 'Eat Pray Love'Subscriber Access Only
The movie replaces Elizabeth Gilbert's self-indulgent writing with a look at how community contributes to restoration.
The No-Fault-Divorce NationSubscriber Access Only
As New York becomes the last state to legalize no-fault divorce, will Americans see a new chapter in our national marriage crisis?
The ExpendablesSubscriber Access Only
Though it has one of the most impressive casts of action stars ever in a film, the story, scripting, and stunts in this Sylvester Stallone film are all second-rate at best.
Snakes on a (Spiritual) PlaneSubscriber Access Only
The varieties of Elizabeth Gilbert's spiritual experiences.
Why We Envy Elizabeth GilbertSubscriber Access Only
Who doesn't want to bury personal burdens through exotic travel on the company dime?
Eat Pray LoveSubscriber Access Only
This visual feast offers some lovely moments, but ultimately lacks spiritual depth and compelling romance
Scott Pilgrim vs. the WorldSubscriber Access Only
This graphic novel adaptation is a hilarious and action-packed homage to comic books, video games, punk rocks—and great cinema.
'Eat Pray Love' Book Club DiscussionSubscriber Access Only
For all the bad and the ugly in Elizabeth Gilbert's 2006 spiritual memoir, I wanted to hold on to the good. Here's what I found.
India: It's ComplicatedSubscriber Access Only
By sticking to her ashram, Elizabeth Gilbert misses out - and so do her readers.
An Open Letter to Anne RiceSubscriber Access Only
What I see when I look at the church.
Bollywood's World ViewSubscriber Access Only
With today's DVD release of 'My Name Is Khan', we examine a few Indian films that give us intriguing glimpses into both India's culture and our own.
A Bridge to the HomelessSubscriber Access Only
How a southern gospel music star traded glitz and glamour for an opportunity to reach out to the homeless under Nashville's Jefferson Street Bridge.
We Still BelieveSubscriber Access Only
Changing of the GuardSubscriber Access Only
Greatly BlessedSubscriber Access Only
As Day Follows NightsSubscriber Access Only
QuarantineSubscriber Access Only
Praise and BlameSubscriber Access Only
Celebrate National B----- Feeding MonthSubscriber Access Only
To counteract our culture's squeamishness about breast-feeding, first we need to be able to 'talk' about it.
The ConcertSubscriber Access Only
A revenge movie without violence, The Concert swings between slapstick comedy and the uplift of high art.
The Other GuysSubscriber Access Only
Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg have great chemistry in this serviceable comedy, which re-imagines the buddy-cop genre for millennials.
The Friendless, Voiceless Disney PrincessSubscriber Access Only
Most 'family-friendly' movies lack substantive female characters and friendships, according to the Bechdel Test. Then again, so do most movies.
Why the Proposition 8 Decision MattersSubscriber Access Only
That Judge Walker's ruling is not a surprise does not make it any less of a landmark.
Olive Kitteridge: A Wretch Like MeSubscriber Access Only
The more I got to know the acerbic human being at the center of Elizabeth Strout's Pulitzer-winning novel, the more I knew myself.
Life in the WordSubscriber Access Only
Let Love WinSubscriber Access Only
Volume 2: AlbatrossSubscriber Access Only
SuburbaSubscriber Access Only
The SuburbsSubscriber Access Only
Woman As FollySubscriber Access Only
I hope God doesn't see me the way I see 'The Real Housewives.'
Seeking a Spouse? Lighten UpSubscriber Access Only
Could 'dating cards' help Christians take their love lives a little less seriously?

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How I Explained Beirut’s Explosion to My Kids
How I Explained Beirut’s Explosion to My Kids
As Christian parents, our children must know we will keep them safe. But that does not mean keeping them comfortable.