October (Web-only) 2011

Halloween and the Werewolf WithinSubscriber Access Only
Two new Christian books embrace monster stories as ways to understand the human heart.
AnonymousSubscriber Access Only
Did he, or did he not? Not is the answer in this costume drama of Shakespearean proportions.
In TimeSubscriber Access Only
In a land where the currency is time rather than money, fighting for justice means fighting for your life.
Holy Hot Flashes! A Spiritual Take on MenopauseSubscriber Access Only
How the mysterious life stage changes a woman's capacity to nurture others.
Tattooed Barbie: You've Come a Long Way!Subscriber Access Only
Barbie is art imitating life (and vice-versa).
Finding Forgiveness in AfricaSubscriber Access Only
New documentary about reconciliation in Sierra Leone explores the peacemaking process.
A Real Christian EducationSubscriber Access Only
My daughter Penny reveals that academic success is not always connected to test scores.
The Power & The GlorySubscriber Access Only
Live From Kegworth StudioSubscriber Access Only
Mylo XylotoSubscriber Access Only
Bad As MeSubscriber Access Only
StrongerSubscriber Access Only
'Just' a Stay-at-Home MomSubscriber Access Only
So I'm liberated from home life. But what if I 'want' to be there?
The Three MusketeersSubscriber Access Only
Alexander Dumas' classic heroes return to the big screen—but you'll barely recognize them.
We're Just Friends. No, ReallySubscriber Access Only
Our culture - and church's - obsession with romance has crowded out the chance for real friendship between men and women.
Back to the FathersSubscriber Access Only
Every turn in Thomas Oden's theology took him further left, until he came face to face with Augustine and Wesley.
The Mill & the CrossSubscriber Access Only
A 16th century Dutch painting, 'The Way to Calvary,' comes to life in this astonishing work of sacred art.
The Mighty MacsSubscriber Access Only
An inspiring sports story of defying the odds falls short of its full potential.
Margin CallSubscriber Access Only
Financial disaster movie explores the ethics of Wall Street
SnowmenSubscriber Access Only
An entertaining family film that explores what it means to leave a meaningful legacy.
Exotic Animals and Kingdom EthicsSubscriber Access Only
Principles for why we should avoid treating all animals as possessions.
Why Church MattersSubscriber Access Only
How we can remind each of the need for the church to play a central role in our lives.
Invisible EmpiresSubscriber Access Only
Come To the WellSubscriber Access Only
I Have a Dream (It Feels Like Home)Subscriber Access Only
All Things Will UnwindSubscriber Access Only
One VoiceSubscriber Access Only
Broadway StoriesSubscriber Access Only
Love All the WaySubscriber Access Only
FastlifeSubscriber Access Only
When Child Discipline Becomes AbuseSubscriber Access Only
Inside the book that has recently been cited in three cases of child murder.
The Big YearSubscriber Access Only
Three of comedy's top stars are utterly wasted on a lame script and lousy direction. This one's for the birds.
FootlooseSubscriber Access Only
A dumbed-down, sexed-up remake, shying away from critiquing the church but also from its Christian worldview.
Sports with a Deeper PurposeSubscriber Access Only
Wheaton College's new athletics director responds to The Atlantic's controversial indictment of college sports.
Missionaries to Muslims Agree to Soften Criticisms of Each OtherSubscriber Access Only
Ten years after 9/11, the heated debate over contextualization is about to get more civil.
Wycliffe, SIL Issue Guidelines on Translating 'Son of God' Among MuslimsSubscriber Access Only
The term 'Son of God' should be retained, but not at the expense of comprehension, translating groups say.
Go Marry, Young Man!Subscriber Access Only
Ted Cunningham argues that marrying young has its benefits.
An Open Letter to DC ComicsSubscriber Access Only
How to stop making it so hard for me to love you.
A Christian Response to Gay BullyingSubscriber Access Only
Christians can defend bullied kids 'and' articulate God's design for human sexuality.
Say No to Negative Talk about Hispanic AmericansSubscriber Access Only
Christian discussion about topics like Rick Perry's tuition stance must include both compassion and justice.
Why It's Your Job to Break the Women's Ministry StereotypeSubscriber Access Only
Sure, some of us are choking on cutesy things, but many of us are working towards a new model of discipleship.
Q & A: Ron Paul on Leaving the Episcopal Church, and Whether to Legislate Abortion, Narcotics, & Same-Sex MarriageSubscriber Access Only
The congressman who won the Values Voters Summit straw poll tells CT that he believes marriage is a sacrament but laws cannot change morality.
Prophets Against Profits? What Occupy Wall Street MissesSubscriber Access Only
The problem doesn't lie with the 1%. It's with us.
ReverieSubscriber Access Only
EvanescenceSubscriber Access Only
DeeperSubscriber Access Only
Deas VailSubscriber Access Only
BirdsSubscriber Access Only
Grumble Hallelujah on the Kitchen FloorSubscriber Access Only
Why lamenting needs to be part of our Christian lives and our churchy conversations.
The WaySubscriber Access Only
A poignant drama about the journey toward healing, wholeness, and the help we find along the way. PLUS: Interview with Martin Sheen & Emilio Estevez.
The Ides of MarchSubscriber Access Only
A thriller not so much about politics as moral compromise, and the deterioration of one man's ideals.
Real SteelSubscriber Access Only
A robotic, paint-by-numbers attempt at an inspiring dad-and-son sports movie.
Martha Marcy May MarleneSubscriber Access Only
A haunting film about a young woman who joins a cult, flees, and deals with its after effects.
Taking a Break from Your SpouseSubscriber Access Only
Research and experience confirm that time away from one's spouse actually strengthens the marital bond.
Interview: Martin Sheen Finds TranscendenceSubscriber Access Only
Veteran actor and son discuss the making of 'The Way,' opening this week.
John Ortberg Is My Dad, But Don't Call Me a PKSubscriber Access Only
My siblings and I managed to avoid the perils that come with having famous Christian parents.
The PresenceSubscriber Access Only
Superb filmmaking elevates this spiritually-tinged but only slightly scary ghost story.
The Lost Notebooks of Hank WilliamsSubscriber Access Only
K Is for KaraokeSubscriber Access Only
Odd SoulSubscriber Access Only
The One You NeedSubscriber Access Only
ResponseSubscriber Access Only
Beauty Queen SisterSubscriber Access Only
MetalsSubscriber Access Only
Clear as DaySubscriber Access Only
A Woman's Place in Christian Higher EdSubscriber Access Only
Surveying the new research on women leaders at CCCU schools.
Q & A: Mitch Daniels on the Economy, His Quiet Faith, and a Social Issues TruceSubscriber Access Only
Why the governor of Indiana is ambivalent about "compassionate conservatism," sees fiscal responsibility as a moral issue, and still wants a truce on social issues.
When a Midlife Crisis Becomes SeriousSubscriber Access Only
And how the church can turn midlife into prime time for the entire community.

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