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Valuing Women of Color at Christian Conferences
Episode 154 |1hr13min
Valuing Women of Color at Christian Conferences
How evangelical institutions can concretely support their time, intellect, and labor.
When the Government Bans Chaplains from Execution Chambers
Episode 155 |55min
When the Government Bans Chaplains from Execution Chambers
A minister to death-row inmates on bearing witness to a prisoner's final moments.
Christians Are on All Sides of the Immigration Debate
Episode 154 |51min
Christians Are on All Sides of the Immigration Debate
How the church can help Americans better listen to each other on a radioactive topic.
The Christian Bookstore Chain Is Dead. What Comes Next?
Episode 153 |55min
The Christian Bookstore Chain Is Dead. What Comes Next?
How publishers are working to reach their audiences after LifeWay and Family Christian store closures.
Retirement for Those Who Can’t
Episode 152 |48min
Retirement for Those Who Can’t
Do Christian understandings of work and aging accommodate those who can’t afford to leave their jobs behind?
Our Venezuelan Brothers and Sisters in Christ Are Suffering
Episode 151 |47min
Our Venezuelan Brothers and Sisters in Christ Are Suffering
Here’s how the church is faring as the country experiences increasing political tumult, blackouts, water shortages, and out of control inflation.
How Christian Art Historically Depicts Women and Their Bodies
Episode 150 |52min
How Christian Art Historically Depicts Women and Their Bodies
Examining how female biblical characters have been visually represented over time.
Methodism’s Global Reach Has Changed the Denomination
Episode 149 |41min
Methodism’s Global Reach Has Changed the Denomination
The tradition is largest in the US but today has a strong international presence. How did that happen?
The Struggle to Say ‘I’m Sorry’ in Public
Episode 148 |54min
The Struggle to Say ‘I’m Sorry’ in Public
Why we have a hard time saying we were unequivocally wrong.
No, Millennials Aren’t Killing Evangelism
Episode 147 |57min
No, Millennials Aren’t Killing Evangelism
But if you’re hesitant about sharing the gospel in the 21st century, here's what you need to know about effectively reaching people for Christ.
Top Story April 19, 2019
Why ‘Being Christian Without the Church’ Fails the Good Friday Test
Why ‘Being Christian Without the Church’ Fails the Good Friday Test
According to the gospel of John, the cross casts us into community.
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