July (Web-only) 2018

Study: U.S. Churches Exclude Children with Autism, ADD/ADHD
Study: U.S. Churches Exclude Children with Autism, ADD/ADHD
Children with the greatest need for a supportive community were the most likely to feel unwelcome.
Do Church Plants Drive Neighborhood Change?
Podcast | 59 min
Do Church Plants Drive Neighborhood Change?
Why gentrification seems to correlate with the opening of new urban congregations.
How to Witness to a Distracted World
How to Witness to a Distracted World
Effective Christian evangelism and discipleship requires us to be disruptive.
Can Preachers Make an Impact in a Post-Christian World?
Can Preachers Make an Impact in a Post-Christian World?
Herman Bavinck’s advice to 19th century pastors still holds true today.
What a Conservative Court Means for Christian Unity
What a Conservative Court Means for Christian Unity
White evangelical leaders applaud SCOTUS nominee’s religious liberty credentials. That’s not necessarily the litmus test for their brothers and sisters of color.
Brazilian Soccer’s Evangelical Embrace Mirrors Its Nation’s
Brazilian Soccer’s Evangelical Embrace Mirrors Its Nation’s
How the religious movement has spread across the once-overwhelmingly Catholic country.
A Great and Terrible Nation
A Great and Terrible Nation
Understanding our history, and how that might frame our Fourth of July prayers.
Brazil’s Soccer Stars Love Jesus. But They Can’t Thank Him for World Cup Wins.
Brazil’s Soccer Stars Love Jesus. But They Can’t Thank Him for World Cup Wins.
What a team ban on religious celebrations reveals about evangelicals in South America’s biggest country.
Top Story July 22, 2018
The ‘Protestant Work Ethic’ Really Does Fight Poverty
The ‘Protestant Work Ethic’ Really Does Fight Poverty
How Christian discipleship affects household income.