Editorials

The Healing of Willow Creek
Misguided loyalty harmed this historic congregation. True loyalty can redeem it.
A Great and Terrible Nation
Understanding our history, and how that might frame our Fourth of July prayers.
Jesus Is Lord. Period.Subscriber Access Only
We’re rendering unto Caesar too much time and attention.
Loving Our Neighbors Knows No Borders—Even Political Ones
Along the way, we may be able to show people Jesus.
God Hates Gun ViolenceSubscriber Access Only
We American Christians have a biblical call to reduce firearm deaths in our land.
God’s Peace Is Not Always God’sSubscriber Access Only
How to know when our feelings are truly from the Spirit.
It Is Not Good for Man—Or Immigrant—To Be Alone
Why pro-family immigration policy is God-honoring and good for the country.
Political Exegesis: On Mulligans and Turning Cheeks
What Tony Perkins gets almost right and Jerry Falwell Jr. gets wrong.
One Does Not Simply Leave EvangelicalismSubscriber Access Only
We agree: It’s a broken word describing broken people in a broken movement. It’s still Good News.
The Biggest Loser in the Alabama Election
It’s not Republicans or Democrats, but Christian witness.
In Defense of Pro-Life ‘Hypocrisy’Subscriber Access Only
Analogies between abortion and other “life issues” are shakier than we sometimes suppose.
What’s a Christian to Do with Statements and Confessions? Subscriber Access Only
Public pressure to sign or abstain from them undermines their greatest value.
The Use of Nuclear Weapons Is Inherently Evil
No earthly leader gets the ‘authority to do whatever.’
Hath God Truly Said, ‘Avoid Foolish Controversies’?Subscriber Access Only
It turns out that lustily fighting for the truth isn’t what God asks of us.
What to Make of Donald Trump’s SoulSubscriber Access Only
And how that might shape our response to his presidency.
A Psalm for the Refugee Crisis in America
When our government is wrong, the church responds by doing what is right.
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The Burden and Promise of Racial Reconciliation
After Minnesota, Baton Rouge, and Dallas, can we transcend optimism or despair?
Andy Crouch: Stop Engaging 'The Culture,' Because It Doesn't ExistSubscriber Access Only
We should spend more time loving our flesh-and-blood neighbor.
Lawmaker: Adoption Doesn't Have to Be This ExpensiveSubscriber Access Only
Congressman Diane Black's experience and faith motivates her to advocate for change.
When It Comes to the Next President, We Need More Than StrengthSubscriber Access Only
From Trump to Clinton, would-be leaders promise authority without vulnerability.
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Top Story August 15, 2018
How Fiction Fueled Madeleine L’Engle’s Faith
How Fiction Fueled Madeleine L’Engle’s Faith
How does a lonely kid understand that she’s loved by God? An author’s childhood holds the answer.
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