February (Web-only) 2017

The Story Behind the World's Most Complete Graphic Bible
The Story Behind the World's Most Complete Graphic BibleSubscriber Access Only
A conversation with the Kingstone Comics editor who oversaw the massive effort to adapt sacred Scripture into comics form.
I Was an Ash Wednesday Rookie
I Was an Ash Wednesday Rookie
How the liturgical service enriched my non-liturgical faith.
Egyptian Exodus: 100 Christian Families Flee ISIS in Sinai Peninsula
Egyptian Exodus: 100 Christian Families Flee ISIS in Sinai PeninsulaSubscriber Access Only
Evangelical church at heart of interfaith and government efforts to provide relief and shelter.
Does ‘The Image of God’ Extend to Robots, Too?
Does ‘The Image of God’ Extend to Robots, Too?Subscriber Access Only
On-screen depictions of artificial intelligence like 'Westworld' complicate our understanding of the imago Dei.
Study: Female Pastors Are on the Rise
Study: Female Pastors Are on the RiseSubscriber Access Only
And so are our impossible expectations for them.
'Moonlight' Is a Flawed, But Rewarding Exercise in Christian Empathy
'Moonlight' Is a Flawed, But Rewarding Exercise in Christian EmpathySubscriber Access Only
The Oscar favorite's portrayal of black, gay experience is at odds with a biblical sexual ethic—but for some, it might be worth the discomfort.
Give Your Kids the Gift of Absence
Give Your Kids the Gift of AbsenceSubscriber Access Only
Time and attention are not the only ways to bless our children.
As a Special Needs Parent, I Thought I'd Hate ‘Speechless’
As a Special Needs Parent, I Thought I'd Hate ‘Speechless’Subscriber Access Only
Why I was wrong—and what the ABC comedy reveals about conviction and forgiveness.
Urban Mix-and-Match Religion Didn't Start with Nick Cannon
Urban Mix-and-Match Religion Didn't Start with Nick CannonSubscriber Access Only
Why this 'new spirituality' is really just old-fashioned syncretism.
What Message Is Jack Graham Sending to Russell Moore and Southern Baptists?
What Message Is Jack Graham Sending to Russell Moore and Southern Baptists?Subscriber Access Only
Ed Stetzer discusses the tensions of denominational giving, who speaks for the SBC, and the impact of the 2016 election.
For Gaye Clark, Grief Is a Gracious Invitation
The Calling | 48 min
For Gaye Clark, Grief Is a Gracious InvitationSubscriber Access Only
Why the writer, widow, and anti-trafficking volunteer doesn't shy away from the problem of pain.
Motherhood Is Physical—and So Is the Gospel
Motherhood Is Physical—and So Is the GospelSubscriber Access Only
Encountering the Incarnation in birthing, breastfeeding, and bathing.
A Stroke Freed Me to Redefine Beauty
A Stroke Freed Me to Redefine BeautySubscriber Access Only
Former model Katherine Wolf reveals how a nearly fatal experience altered her faith.
How Race Complicates the Latest LifeWay Debate
Challenging the Narrative: How Race Complicates the Latest LifeWay DebateSubscriber Access Only
Black Southern Baptists weigh in on the issues around removing Sho Baraka’s album.
Why Your Denomination Is Segregated
Why Your Denomination Is SegregatedSubscriber Access Only
Whites and blacks worshiped together in colonial America. What happened?
Talking with My Kids About Death
Talking with My Kids About DeathSubscriber Access Only
How my husband and I are fumbling through some of the hardest—and holiest—conversations we’ve ever had.
In ‘Rectify,’ Gritty Realism Meets Its Match: Grace
In ‘Rectify,’ Gritty Realism Meets Its Match: GraceSubscriber Access Only
The masterful four-season drama takes a surprisingly biblical view of human nature.
Does God Have to Love Me?
Does God Have to Love Me?Subscriber Access Only
What our wedding vows suggest about how God relates to us.
Embracing Valentine’s Day Disappointment
Embracing Valentine’s Day DisappointmentSubscriber Access Only
Why a holiday of unmet expectations leads me to the Resurrection.
Making Music and Babies: Christian Singers Open Up About Motherhood
Making Music and Babies: Christian Singers Open Up About MotherhoodSubscriber Access Only
For artists like Kari Jobe and Audrey Assad, family comes first, but that doesn’t mean their careers go away.
Farewell to TV's Most Powerful Single Ladies
Farewell to TV's Most Powerful Single LadiesSubscriber Access Only
What primetime pioneers Mary Tyler Moore and Lena Dunham teach us about culture-making and Christian influence.
What Will God Do with Betsy DeVos?
What Will God Do with Betsy DeVos?Subscriber Access Only
Education expert Andrea Ramirez on what the appointment means for the public school system and the church.
‘The Young Pope’ Takes an Anxious Look at the Danger of Doubt
‘The Young Pope’ Takes an Anxious Look at the Danger of DoubtSubscriber Access Only
HBO's unsettling Vatican satire asks what happens when spiritual leaders shirk their own faith.
Thabiti Anyabwile's Love-Hate Relationship with the Limelight
The Calling | 41 min
Thabiti Anyabwile's Love-Hate Relationship with the LimelightSubscriber Access Only
As a pastor, he prefers to avoid the public eye. Here's why he doesn't.
Why Your Deflated Retirement Dream Might Be God’s Open Door
Why Your Deflated Retirement Dream Might Be God’s Open DoorSubscriber Access Only
After losing my safety net, I see retirement as meaningful vocation, not permanent vacation.
Under DeVos, the Real School Choice Christians Face
Under DeVos, the Real School Choice Christians FaceSubscriber Access Only
The future of public education will depend on the church.
How to Support Survivors Without Selling Them Out
How to Support Survivors Without Selling Them OutSubscriber Access Only
A wave of social-good businesses learns to balance priorities.
The Most ‘Epic’ Part of DC’s ‘Powerless’ Is Mundane Mortal Man
The Most ‘Epic’ Part of DC’s ‘Powerless’ Is Mundane Mortal ManSubscriber Access Only
Despite a lackluster premiere, the NBC sitcom brings some much-needed humanity to a superhuman universe.
Why Football Will Never Be America’s New Civil Religion
Why Football Will Never Be America’s New Civil Religion Subscriber Access Only
Sports-lover and Falcons fan David Prince on why the Super Bowl brings the country together and why losing matters.
Walking with Refugees on the Resurrection Road
Walking with Refugees on the Resurrection RoadSubscriber Access Only
Patrick Kingsley’s frontlines account of the global crisis is a gift to concerned Christians.
Bearing Burdens After Obamacare: The Future of Christian Healthcare Sharing
Bearing Burdens After Obamacare: The Future of Christian Healthcare SharingSubscriber Access Only
The Affordable Care Act put Christian insurance alternatives on the map. What happens to them when it goes away?
Making Married Sex Mutual
Making Married Sex Mutual
Pervasive ideologies distort our view of female sexuality. God’s Word shows us a better way.
Refugees Welcomed Me
Refugees Welcomed MeSubscriber Access Only
I was plunged into a world all-too familiar with trauma and death. Thank God.
Can ‘The Resurrection of Gavin Stone’ Raise Christian Movies from the Dead?
Can ‘The Resurrection of Gavin Stone’ Raise Christian Movies from the Dead?Subscriber Access Only
The church-friendly comedy aims to replace cringes with laughs—but does it succeed?

Top Story August 3, 2020

N. T. Wright: The Pandemic Should Make Us Humble—and Practical
N. T. Wright: The Pandemic Should Make Us Humble—and Relentlessly Practical
We can’t know for sure why it’s happening or how to stop it. But Scripture calls us to grieve with God’s Spirit and get to work serving others.