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Each week the editors of Christianity Today go beyond hashtags and hot-takes and set aside time to explore the reality behind a major cultural event.

Latest Episodes

Why Having Babies Is Controversial in 2021
Episode 264
Why Having Babies Is Controversial in 2021
How the church can have a better conversation about the falling fertility rate and society’s changing expectations for mothers.
Should Christians Cheer Biden’s Plan for Families?
Episode 263 | 56 min
Should Christians Cheer Biden’s Plan for Families?
A new proposal would mandate paid parental leave, provide universal pre-K, and help with childcare costs for low-income families.
Is It Too Early to Get Excited About a Malaria Vaccine?
Episode 262 |1 hr 10 min
Is It Too Early to Get Excited About a Malaria Vaccine?
The war on the mosquito-spread disease has taken millions of lives. Could this be coming to an end?
Reacting to the Derek Chauvin Conviction
Episode 261 |1 hr 9 min
Reacting to the Derek Chauvin Conviction
What should we make of the jury’s decision?
Why the Transgender Conversation Is Changing
Episode 260 |1 hr 11 min
Why the Transgender Conversation Is Changing
New bans for surgeries and student sports aren't the most dramatic changes in gender identity.
How Churches Can Welcome Both Vaxed and Unvaxed
Episode 259 |1 hr 4 min
How Churches Can Welcome Both Vaxed and Unvaxed
The new complications of bringing the congregation together.
What the Crucifixion and Resurrection Mean for Our Physical Healing
Episode 258 |1 hr 4 min
What the Crucifixion and Resurrection Mean for Our Physical Healing
Spiritually these deeds save us. But do mend our earthly bodies as well?
What Unites Asian American Christians
Episode 257 | 4 min
What Unites Asian American Christians
Does diversity in cultural and church backgrounds still allow for experiences and passions?
The Equality Act Through the Eyes of a Christian College President
Episode 256 |1 hr 2 min
The Equality Act Through the Eyes of a Christian College President
Why Houghton College’s Shirley Mullen thinks the legislation endangers religious freedom and dialogue as it tries to protect sexual minorities.
Honoring Your Father and Mother Is Hard. For Harry, Meghan, and Us All.
Episode 255 |1 hr 2 min
Honoring Your Father and Mother Is Hard. For Harry, Meghan, and Us All.
What the royals’ tough experiences with family can teach us about living out the fifth commandment.