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How Larry Norman Became the Elvis Presley of Christian RockSubscriber Access Only
His music inspired a generation of Jesus freaks, but he never shook the suspicion of being a wolf in sheep’s clothing.
How Christian Faith Led a Single Woman to Defy Chairman Mao
Lin Zhao’s faith led her to embrace China's Communist movement—then pay the ultimate price for opposing it.
In the Face of Moral Crisis, Churches Can’t Choose ‘Neutrality’Subscriber Access Only
How Civil War–era churches that avoided taking sides on slavery ended up siding with its supporters.
Visit Those in Prison. Just Remember Jesus May Have Gotten There First.Subscriber Access Only
Very often, people behind bars already have a relationship with God.
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Compiled by Matt Reynolds.
5 Books That Bring Science and Christianity Together
Responding to atheism, understanding genetics, and considering what evolution means for biblical interpretation.
Make American Politics Hopeful Again
How the call to “carry one another’s burdens” breaks down partisan stalemates.
The Hard Truth About Mr. Right
An excerpt from “Party of One: Truth, Longing, and the Subtle Art of Singleness.”
Getting from ‘Hello’ to ‘I Do’ on a Christian College Campus
Evangelical students are dating with marriage in mind, but the road to the altar is anything but simple.
Getting Small Churches on Mission (Part 2)
Three ways smaller churches can serve their communities
The Deep Satisfaction of Accomplishing Something Together
A Christian college president defends institutional life—even the meetings!—as a high calling.
One on One with Dino Senesi on Sending Well: A Field Guide to Great Church Planter Coaching
Every planter needs a coach because every planter needs a lot of help.
The Place the Freed Slaves Made
A think-tank leader and former presidential aide shares his debt of gratitude to the people of Madison Park, Alabama.
Getting Small Churches on Mission (Part 1)
Small church pastors should view their congregations as an elite force.
How Young African Americans are Fusing Faith and Activism
And how the church can help nurture their desire to integrate spirituality and social justice in fresh ways.
Behavioral Science Catches Up to the Bible
Research is confirming ancient wisdom about human nature. But can it really make us better people?
Translating the N. T. Wright and David Bentley Hart Tussle
The recent New Testament dust-up between big-name scholars reminds us how hard—and important—Bible translation can be.
20 Truths from Supernatural Power for Everyday People
Jared C. Wilson offers encouragement for experiencing God's extraordinary spirit in our ordinary lives.
A Look at Notable 2017 Publications
TEDS President offers his annual list of best books
One-on-One with Scott Breslin on Embracing Our Priestly Nature at Work
There is innate dignity to every occupation and job a Christian might do.
Top Story April 23, 2018
Willow Creek Promises Investigation Amid New Allegations Against Bill Hybels
Willow Creek Promises Investigation Amid New Allegations Against Bill Hybels
“We are sorry,” elder board says as more women claim misconduct.
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