February (Web-only) 2012

Santorum Wrong to Reignite 'Freedom of Worship' ControversySubscriber Access Only
Religious freedom rhetoric should not be a partisan tool.
Why a Funeral Is Not the Time to RejoiceSubscriber Access Only
We can let this season of Lent be Lent, so that Easter can be Easter.
Shuree: What 'One Girl' Can DoSubscriber Access Only
Up-and-coming pop singer rises above broken home, drugs, and violence.
Release MeSubscriber Access Only
Leaving EdenSubscriber Access Only
Young Man in AmericaSubscriber Access Only
BelieverSubscriber Access Only
The AlignmentSubscriber Access Only
Till the SunriseSubscriber Access Only
God Shed His GraceSubscriber Access Only
RosesSubscriber Access Only
CraveSubscriber Access Only
Duke It Out for Them: Why Kids Need to See Their Parents FightSubscriber Access Only
Seeing parents fight—and resolve it—can teach kids how to love despite disagreements.
American OriginalsSubscriber Access Only
New PBS documentary explores the highs and lows of the life of the Amish.
'I'm Dad, the Babysitter,' and Other Cultural MythsSubscriber Access Only
As more parents spend time working at home, the entire family benefits.
Act of ValorSubscriber Access Only
Functions more like an ad for the Navy than an actual movie.
Q & A: Anthony Evans Has Got 'The Voice'Subscriber Access Only
Gospel music singer makes Christina's team on the popular reality show.
Role Reversal: The Problem of the Increasing Marginalization of MenSubscriber Access Only
Men and women should find balance, not switch dominance.
Ralph Winter: Lessons from OscarSubscriber Access Only
A veteran producer teaches a Sunday school class about great movies. So can you!
Coveting Cover to Cover: Why I Gave Up Vogue for LentSubscriber Access Only
Fashion magazines were eating up my heart.
Why Ash Wednesday Belongs out of the Church and out on the StreetsSubscriber Access Only
We suspect that penitence is usually done best when one joins in a community.
Giving Up Self-Discipline for Lent
Giving Up Self-Discipline for LentSubscriber Access Only
There is really only one 'lesson' I've learned in the penitential season.
Marriage, War, and Lent: Practicing Love During Separation
Marriage, War, and Lent: Practicing Love During Separation
What my husband's military deployment has taught me about the spiritual disciplines.
Who Wants a Free Christian Campus?Subscriber Access Only
C.S. Lewis College plans for former Moody campus in Mass. die. Now Green family is giving the site away.
Songs of Praise & ScornSubscriber Access Only
How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?Subscriber Access Only
Love, Peace, and SoulSubscriber Access Only
Feathers & TwineSubscriber Access Only
MaraqopaSubscriber Access Only
Queen of the WaveSubscriber Access Only
Want to Follow God? Go to Sleep
Want to Follow God? Go to SleepSubscriber Access Only
Why rest is paramount to a "successful" spiritual life.
Erasing Women: How Both Sides Contribute to the Media Blackout on Female Pro-LifersSubscriber Access Only
We could work harder to prevent unfortunate photo-ops.
Clothing in Church: Why It MattersSubscriber Access Only
Like everything else in creation, what we wear can either glorify—or dishonor—God and others.
Where the Women Were During the House Contraception Mandate HearingSubscriber Access Only
The effort to tarnish religious freedom concerns as sexism is clever but wrong.
The Secret World of ArriettySubscriber Access Only
A beautiful, wondrous film centered on a well-crafted character and authentic relationships.
This Means WarSubscriber Access Only
Not even the three beautiful, likable leads can save this unoriginal rom-com.
UndefeatedSubscriber Access Only
In this Oscar-nominated documentary 'Friday Night Lights' meets 'The Blind Side.'
Fractured Fairy Tale: The Appeal and the Danger of 'Once Upon a Time'Subscriber Access Only
The show's emphasis on the power of love is its strength—and weakness.
Unplanned Parenthood: The Blessing of an Inconvenient PregnancySubscriber Access Only
For many women, pregnancy reveals just how far we've bowed to the god of control.
The Problem with Westminster Kennel Club's View of Pet AdoptionSubscriber Access Only
The annual dog show could have served as an imperfect model of the love the Church could offer.
With LoveSubscriber Access Only
HeartSubscriber Access Only
World We ViewSubscriber Access Only
Animal JoySubscriber Access Only
Who's Feeling Young Now?Subscriber Access Only
On Valentine's Day, Praying for Men Who Buy SexSubscriber Access Only
Why I'm praying for the johns today—and you can, too.
Why You Could Be in a 'Sh*tuff People Say' Meme Subscriber Access Only
The YouTube trend can help us understand what we're really saying.
Obama Does Not Widen Religious Exemption for Contraceptive MandateSubscriber Access Only
The burden to cover contraception shifts to the insurance companies, but an earlier exemption for religious groups will not change.
W. E.Subscriber Access Only
It could have been an interesting tale about King Edward III and his American mistress. But director Madonna drops the ball.
In DarknessSubscriber Access Only
Polish Holocaust drama, an Oscar nominee, sheds light on unlikely survivor story.
RampartSubscriber Access Only
A messy film about a dirty cop that has all the elements of greatness but ultimately fails to justify itself.
Safe HouseSubscriber Access Only
Everybody fights and everybody lies in a thriller that tries to glamorize spies while demonizing their profession.
The VowSubscriber Access Only
A sweet love story with its heart in the right place but a somewhat misleading title.
Untangling the GramophoneSubscriber Access Only
It's nice to feel the love of a Grammy nod, but it's hard to keep it in perspective.
Seeing Jesus in the Old Testament: Nancy Guthrie on Her Newest Bible StudySubscriber Access Only
The poetry and proverbs of the Bible offer a unique view of Christ.
John Piper and the Rise of Biblical MasculinitySubscriber Access Only
Why many church leaders are tempted to confuse cultural norms with biblical truth.
First They Came for the Catholics: Obama's Contraceptive MandateSubscriber Access Only
An open letter to evangelical Christians.
Oscar Nominee Agnieszka HollandSubscriber Access Only
The Polish director on films, faith, the Holocaust, and her new movie, 'In Darkness.'
The Power of Choice in 'Downton Abbey'Subscriber Access Only
The British World War I drama, depicting a world away, teaches me how to live in my own.
Jaci Velasquez: A 'Diamond' RefinedSubscriber Access Only
With a new album, a great marriage, and two beautiful kids, she's more content than ever.
DiamondSubscriber Access Only
Kisses on the BottomSubscriber Access Only
HomeSubscriber Access Only
Scars & StoriesSubscriber Access Only
Hearts Like FeathersSubscriber Access Only
Together AgainSubscriber Access Only
Here We Are AgainSubscriber Access Only
TrampSubscriber Access Only
Scared to Death of Death: Facing More Than Gramma's MortalitySubscriber Access Only
When my family moved my grandma cross-country to a nearby nursing home, I had no idea she would bring with her a reminder of irrevocable loss.
It Isn't Easy Being Pink: There Is No Neutral Ground When It Comes to Planned ParenthoodSubscriber Access Only
A noble cause cannot mask the most ignoble of partners.

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