April (Web-only) 2020

Why Art and Beauty Matter During a Pandemic
Why Art and Beauty Matter During a Pandemic
These theologians and artists found beauty in suffering.
A Reformed Black Pastor’s Observations on a Pandemic and Racism
A Reformed Black Pastor’s Observations on a Pandemic and Racism
The Spanish influenza was afflicting everyone—regardless of skin color.
Lay Down Your Ventilator for a Friend
Lay Down Your Ventilator for a Friend
What is a Christian to do when there's not enough to go around?
Coronavirus Calls for Revival of Real Pentecostalism
Coronavirus Calls for Revival of Real Pentecostalism
Despite failures, Spirit-filled theology can show us how to respond to the pandemic.
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Mantuve mi distancia de los ‘infieles’ hasta que uno de ellos oró por mi familia
Mantuve mi distancia de los ‘infieles’ hasta que uno de ellos oró por mi familia
Cómo un hijo del Golfo Pérsico se encontró con el Hijo de Dios en un nuevo y extraño lugar.
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A 19th-Century Celebrity Pastor Frequently Found Himself an Invalid
A 19th-Century Celebrity Pastor Frequently Found Himself an Invalid
How London’s most popular preacher dealt with routine bouts of physical and mental illness.
Should Christians ‘Believe in Science’ amid a Pandemic?
Should Christians ‘Believe in Science’ amid a Pandemic?
What the field can and can’t answer as it relates to navigating COVID-19.
CT en français: Le Coronavirus et l’Église
CT en français: Le Coronavirus et l’Église
Que dit la Bible sur le COVID-19? Comment les chrétiens et les Églises devraient-ils y répondre? Lisez ici pour en savoir plus.
Remembering Bruce Fields
Remembering Bruce Fields
The theologian, who died last week, was a reflective and humble man.
How Doctors and Scientists Apply Faith on the Front Lines
How Doctors and Scientists Apply Faith on the Front Lines
Six medical professionals share their spiritual practices in the midst of a pandemic.
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Asumí que la ciencia tenía todas las respuestas. Entonces empecé a hacer preguntas inconvenientes.
Asumí que la ciencia tenía todas las respuestas. Entonces empecé a hacer preguntas inconvenientes.
Mi viaje del dogma ateísta a la fe Cristiana fue pavimentado con sorpresas intelectuales y espirituales.
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Mengalahkan Kekhawatiran dengan Perjanjian Lama
Mengalahkan Kekhawatiran dengan Perjanjian Lama
Tulisan kuno yang tanpa diduga dapat menjadi sumber penopang dalam perjuangan kita melawan tekanan.
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The Last Enemy
The Last Enemy
How confident are we that we will find one another on the far side of the veil?
Churches: Put Down That Spiritual Gifts Quiz
Churches: Put Down That Spiritual Gifts Quiz
What the local body misses when it focuses on personality analyses and congregational surveys.
Partner Content PostWhy COVID-19 Is the Time for Spiritual First Aid
Why COVID-19 Is the Time for Spiritual First Aid
Join NT Wright, Danielle Strickland, Efrem Smith, and others at the Spiritual First Aid Summit.
‘We Don’t Know What to Do, But Our Eyes Are on You.’
‘We Don’t Know What to Do, But Our Eyes Are on You.’
Twelve transformational words for leading in unprecedented times.
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This Is Your Soul on Zoom
This Is Your Soul on Zoom
Many technologies we cursed months ago for driving us apart we now bless for holding us together.
Survivre au COVID-19 en Espagne a Changé Ma Foi
Survivre au COVID-19 en Espagne a Changé Ma Foi
Six leçons pour les Églises par le Président de l'Alliance évangélique espagnole.
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No Job, No Friends, No Faith
No Job, No Friends, No Faith
The coming wave of "deaths of despair."
To Those Who’ve Lost Loved Ones
To Those Who’ve Lost Loved Ones
Faith is the gravity of grief, the ground of ultimate reality.
Sopravvivere a COVID-19 in Spagna Ha Cambiato la Mia Fede
Sopravvivere a COVID-19 in Spagna Ha Cambiato la Mia Fede
Sei lezioni per le chiese del presidente dell'Alleanza evangelica spagnola.
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Combatendo a Ansiedade com o Antigo Testamento
Combatendo a Ansiedade com o Antigo Testamento
As antigas Escrituras são uma fonte surpreendente de apoio em nossa luta contra o estresse.
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在西班牙倖存的COVID-19改變了我的信仰
在西班牙倖存的COVID-19改變了我的信仰
西班牙福音同盟會主席為教會提供的六個教訓。
스페인에서 코로나19를 겪으며 바뀐 믿음
스페인에서 코로나19를 겪으며 바뀐 믿음
스페인 복음주의 연맹 회장이 전하는 교회를 위한 6가지 교훈.
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‘All Shall Be Well,’ She Wrote. But There’s More to the Story.
‘All Shall Be Well,’ She Wrote. But There’s More to the Story.
What to know about the visions that this 14th century English saint received while she was ill.
Sobreviver ao COVID-19 na Espanha Mudou Minha Fé
Sobreviver ao COVID-19 na Espanha Mudou Minha Fé
Seis lições do presidente da Aliança Evangélica Espanhola para as igrejas.
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When I Was Forbidden to Attend Church, I Learned to Cultivate a ‘Remote’ Faith
When I Was Forbidden to Attend Church, I Learned to Cultivate a ‘Remote’ Faith
5 lessons for doing church together while we live apart.
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在西班牙幸存的COVID-19改变了我的信仰
在西班牙幸存的COVID-19改变了我的信仰
西班牙福音同盟会主席为教会提供六节课。
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Bertahan dari COVID-19 di Spanyol Mengubah Iman Saya
Bertahan dari COVID-19 di Spanyol Mengubah Iman Saya
Enam pelajaran untuk gereja-gereja dari presiden Aliansi Injili Spanyol.
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The Lord Gives and the Lord Takes
The Lord Gives and the Lord Takes
We strain against the limits of human reason when we look for a source of suffering.
Luchar contra la ansiedad con el Antiguo Testamento
Luchar contra la ansiedad con el Antiguo Testamento
Las antiguas Escrituras son una sorprendente fuente de apoyo en nuestra lucha contra el estrés.
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Churches Should Not Be the First to Reopen
Churches Should Not Be the First to Reopen
The demographics of many US congregations make sanctuaries a risky place for gatherings to resume.
When Should Doctrine Divide, and When Should Unity Prevail?
When Should Doctrine Divide, and When Should Unity Prevail?
How “theological triage” helps us pick our battles on matters of faith.
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20 Preghiere Da Pregare Durante Questa Pandemia
20 Preghiere Da Pregare Durante Questa Pandemia
Mentre COVID-19 manda il globo in crisi, ci mette anche in ginocchio.
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Chrétiens, Aplatissons la Courbe Mais Restons une «Religion pour les Malades»
Chrétiens, Aplatissons la Courbe Mais Restons une «Religion pour les Malades»
Les médecins réfléchissent théologiquement à trois contributions chrétiennes uniques pour faire face au COVID-19.
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Should Al Mohler’s Vote for Trump Surprise Us?
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Should Al Mohler’s Vote for Trump Surprise Us?
What David French makes of the Southern Baptist leader’s change and why he thinks white evangelical support for the president has grown.
Can Staying Home Help Us Regain a Sense of Place?
Can Staying Home Help Us Regain a Sense of Place?
How rediscovering creation around us can deepen our connection with God.
The God of Small Things
The God of Small Things
No concern is too little for his loving care.
Why Married Women Need More Male Friends
Why Married Women Need More Male Friends
Christlikeness, not social distancing, is key to male-female contact in the church.
COVID-19 Is Not God’s Judgment
COVID-19 Is Not God’s Judgment
How we can know God isn’t acting now as he acted against Pharaoh.
Prayer and Science Have Sparred Before, But It’s a False Dichotomy
Prayer and Science Have Sparred Before, But It’s a False Dichotomy
How Mike Pence and Queen Victoria both started intellectual debates over these avenues of healing.
Now Is the Time to Think About Nuclear Weapons
Now Is the Time to Think About Nuclear Weapons
Pope Francis condemns deterrence and the New START Treaty is set to expire. Where should Protestants stand?
Sobrevivir a COVID-19 en España enfocó mi fe
Sobrevivir a COVID-19 en España enfocó mi fe
Seis lecciones para las iglesias del presidente de la Alianza Evangélica Española.
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Surviving COVID-19 in Spain Changed My Faith
Surviving COVID-19 in Spain Changed My Faith
Six lessons for churches from the president of the Spanish Evangelical Alliance.
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Lo que los académicos escépticos admiten acerca de las apariciones de Jesús después de la Resurrección
Lo que los académicos escépticos admiten acerca de las apariciones de Jesús después de la Resurrección
La evidencia histórica es clara: Aquellos que dijeron verlo resucitado deben haber visto algo.
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Churches: Don’t Get Too Comfortable Online
Churches: Don’t Get Too Comfortable Online
Digital worship is a necessary stopgap under pandemic conditions. But in the long run, in-person fellowship is indispensable.
We May Be ‘Safer at Home.’ But Many At-Risk Kids Aren’t.
We May Be ‘Safer at Home.’ But Many At-Risk Kids Aren’t.
The rising demand for foster families presents an opportunity for the church.
Partner Content PostSpiritual First Aid: Resources for Responding to COVID-19 Mental Health Challenges
Spiritual First Aid: Resources for Responding to COVID-19 Mental Health Challenges
Introducing the first-ever biblically-based and research-based disaster spiritual and emotional care intervention, manual, and summit.
A Time to Refrain from Embracing
A Time to Refrain from Embracing
We cannot be ourselves apart from those we love.
Religious Liberty as Bondage
Religious Liberty as Bondage
Freedom can be another word for everything to lose.
For Church Unity, These Evangelicals ‘Gave Up’ Their Easter
For Church Unity, These Evangelicals ‘Gave Up’ Their Easter
For decades, Christians in Jordan have celebrated what Pope Francis pines for.
Di Italia, Saya Telah Menemukan Kembali Kekuatan Tiga Jenis Doa
Di Italia, Saya Telah Menemukan Kembali Kekuatan Tiga Jenis Doa
Mazmur ratapan terasa hiperbolik sebelum COVID-19. Tetapi di tengah 22,000 kematian, gereja saya yang terkunci di Roma beresonansi dengan David lebih dari sebelumnya.
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Pengharapan Akan Kebangkitan Jauh Melebihi Perayaan Paskah
Pengharapan Akan Kebangkitan Jauh Melebihi Perayaan Paskah
Bahkan di saat maut kelihatan, Kabar Baik tetap ada.
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20 Doa Lainnya untuk Didoakan saat Kita Mendekati Puncak Pandemi
20 Doa Lainnya untuk Didoakan saat Kita Mendekati Puncak Pandemi
Membawa petisi permohonan kepada Tuhan masih merupakan cara yang paling ampuh untuk merespons dalam krisis.
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20 Pokok Doa untuk Didoakan Selama Pandemi Ini
20 Pokok Doa untuk Didoakan Selama Pandemi Ini
Sebagaimana COVID-19 membawa seluruh dunia ke dalam krisis, biarlah hal ini juga membawa kita untuk bertekuk lutut berdoa.
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CT dalam Bahasa Indonesia: Coronavirus dan Gereja
CT dalam Bahasa Indonesia: Coronavirus dan Gereja
Kumpulan doa dan renungan untuk membantu umat Kristen untuk memberikan respon yang benar terhadap pandemi COVID-19.
Epidemic Tore Through John Calvin’s Geneva Five Times
Epidemic Tore Through John Calvin’s Geneva Five Times
The Reformer's theology informed his compassion for the afflicted.
A Christian Case for Reading Godless Books
A Christian Case for Reading Godless Books
Novels like "Girl, Woman, Other" offer something precious: passports to the worlds of unbelievers.
To Debunk Viral Conspiracies, First Build Trust
To Debunk Viral Conspiracies, First Build Trust
In video, Francis Collins addresses skepticism of the coronavirus’s natural origins, which is higher among Christians.
La esperanza de la Resurrección se extiende más allá del domingo de Pascua
La esperanza de la Resurrección se extiende más allá del domingo de Pascua
Incluso cuando la muerte se avecina, las Buenas Nuevas permanecen.
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부활의 소망은 부활주일에 그치지 않습니다
부활의 소망은 부활주일에 그치지 않습니다
죽음이 엄습할 때도 우리에겐 좋은 소식이 있습니다.
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The First Gift Ever Given
The First Gift Ever Given
What do we learn when we are forced to confront our own mortality?
The Pandemic Lockdown Is a Godsend for the Indian Church
The Pandemic Lockdown Is a Godsend for the Indian Church
COVID-19 took away our usual Easter. But I believe it could also spark the first revival in India in a century.
코로나19가 정점에 달한 전 세계를 위한 기도
코로나19가 정점에 달한 전 세계를 위한 기도
하나님께 간구함은 여전히 위기에 대처하는 가장 강력한 방법입니다.
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The Best Thing I Can Do as a Pastor’s Spouse Right Now? Take Care of the Basics
The Best Thing I Can Do as a Pastor’s Spouse Right Now? Take Care of the Basics
When we can’t reach out, we have to reach in.
Laying the Dead to Rest During the Pandemic’s Peak
Laying the Dead to Rest During the Pandemic’s Peak
As morgue capacity is stretched, we face our physical fragility yet reach toward hope of true life.
See, I Zoom You With My Own Hand
See, I Zoom You With My Own Hand
I don’t like it when technology gets between me and the church. Neither did the apostle Paul.
在接近大流行高峰期,我們能作出的另外20項禱告
在接近大流行高峰期,我們能作出的另外20項禱告
向上帝祈求仍然是應對危機的最有力的方法。
在接近大流行高峰期,我们能作出的另外20项祷告
在接近大流行高峰期,我们能作出的另外20项祷告
向上帝祈求仍然是应对危机的最有力的方法。
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Top Story June 4, 2020

A Soul Check for White Christians
A Soul Check for White Christians
In the words of MLK, "There comes a time when silence is betrayal."
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