November (Web-only) 2011

Why Women Are Obsessed with Pinterest
The spirituality of the booming online "self-expression engine."
Yearbook
Awakening: Live in Chicago
Black Friday, Cyber Monday, & the Christian Consumer
What a model for ethical consumption can look like.
Should Christians Take Antidepressants?
Medication can help, but it can also hinder our reliance on Christ.
Advent: Putting the Brakes on Christmas Insanity
The season of waiting reminds me that this world is not my home.
The Muppets
It's time to light the lights. 'The Muppets' is a fun, sweet, and true return to form. PLUS: The Gospel According to Jim Henson.
Hugo
Martin Scorsese's latest tells of the power and wonder of film through one boy's redemption.
Stop Turning Thanksgiving into a Facebook Like
Biblical gratitude is far more than an attitude.
Michele Bachmann: 'It's High Time We Have a Mother in the White House'
Also, the GOP candidate from Minnesota tells CT about her new church.
Super Kid, Super Future
Joel Courtney, teen star of 'Super 8,' says his Christian faith plays a role in his roles.
Tomlin: A Worship Song Machine
With his first greatest hits album, though he hates that term, Chris Tomlin reflects on his impact around the world.
How Great Is This Music?
Tomlin's tunes profoundly move listeners around the world. Check out some of their stories.
Glory
50 Words for Snow
The Bible, Gender, and 'Dad-Mom' Debate Continues
Owen Strachan offers a rejoinder to Laura Ortberg Turner's critique.
The Gospel According to Jim Henson
As the Muppets return to the big screen, lessons learned from the late great puppeteer.
Why 'All the Single Ladies' Shouldn't Give Up on Marriage
Frustrations with men and the institution are real, but shouldn't obscure our hope in what God is doing.
The Bible, Gender, and the 'Dad-Mom' Debate
Laura Ortberg Turner and Owen Strachan discuss whether Scripture dictates that women work inside the home.
Twilight: Breaking Dawn, Part 1
The franchise everyone loves—or loves to hate—begins its conclusion. PLUS: Destiny vs. free will in 'Twilight.'
Why Every Workplace Needs Feminine Bosses
Just because I'm in a position of authority doesn't mean I should try to act like a man.
The Confidence of the Evangelical
Why the Spirit, not the magisterium, will lead us into all truth.
Why Teens Drift Away from Faith
Why Teens Drift Away from Faith
It may have to do something with their marginally Christian parents.
Destiny vs. Free Will in 'Twilight'
In Stephanie Meyer's vampires-meet-humans universe, one trumps the other.
Success, Honor, and the Legacy of Joe Paterno
Why the world should never forget the football coach after the sex abuse scandal at Penn State.
Main Street
Horton Foote's farewell screenplay, out on DVD today, falls short of his usual greatness.
Hymns and Sacred Songs
A music review for the newest CD by Christian artist Leigh Nash
In This Hour
God's Not Dead
The Anthem of Angels
Patterns
Immortals
If you want a cruelly, barbarously, savagely, callously, inhumanely, pitilessly violent—and lousy—movie, here you go.
The Truth about Marriage and Happiness
The Truth about Marriage and Happiness
And how the church can begin proclaiming that truth.
J. Edgar
Clint Eastwood directs Leonardo DiCaprio in a muddled biopic about the controversial FBI honcho.
Melancholia
A woman fights depression on her wedding night as the world around her prepares for what may be a cosmic disaster.
Saving Men from Their Own Sex Slavery
According to Daniel Walker, author of 'God in a Brothel', it's not just children who need rescuing from the global sex trade.
Why My Kids (Mostly) Don't Watch TV
Children need to interact with creation, not just observe it.
What the Herman Cain Case Reveals about Harassment
How Christians can respond to sexual harassment allegations in their own communities.
Jesus Music. Again.
Veteran singer/songwriter Bob Bennett and friends revisit some of the old classics.
Jesus Music Again
Shake Heaven
The Isaacs
Why Can't We
Weather
Mass
Perfection Obsession: What It Looks Like to Accept Limitations
Amy Julia Becker finds perfection in her daughter's limitations in her award-winning book, 'A Good and Perfect Gift.'
Yes, We Can Learn Something from the Kardashian Fiasco
Family and friends should support the couple, not pick sides.
Democrats Receive Blowback over Outreach to Religious Voters
Religious left groups have criticized the DNC’s choice due to Derrick Harkins’s views on abortion and same-sex marriage.
Tower Heist
Some working stiffs try to rob a billionaire investor in this silly screwball comedy for the Occupy era.
'Sex + Money': The Domestic Side of a Global Problem
Young filmmakers journey cross-country to show film on sex trafficking in their own backyards.
Q & A: Timothy Goeglein on Redemption After Plagiarism
The former aide to President George W. Bush explains ways to think theologically about repentance.
Her.meneutics' Fall Reading List
The books our writers are currently devouring.
Billy Graham: Death's Destination
An excerpt from the evangelist's 'Nearing Home.'
The Thin Line between Trafficking and Pornography
Trafficking survivor Jessica Richardson talks about the connection in her own life.
Q & A: Tim Keller on 'The Meaning of Marriage'
Why the pastor says gender roles are changing and how the church can be more effective in promoting marriage.
Standing in Babylon
Musician and visual artist Sam Cintron's stage production compels viewers to consider faith in Jesus.
Renaissance
Economy
Revelation Road
Search + Rescue
Adoption: A Long and Winding Journey
Like our adoption into God's family, earthly adoption can be complex and costly.
Q & A: Katie Davis on Raising a Dozen Children at 22
The Nashville native is feeding and caring for thousands and raising children on her own.

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What Pastors See as the ‘New Normal’ for Preaching After the Pandemic
What Pastors See as the ‘New Normal’ for Preaching After the Pandemic
COVID-19’s ministry disruptions are generating lasting insights.