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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

Billionaires Are Traveling to Space. Should Christians Celebrate?
Episode 274|1 hr 1 min
Billionaires Are Traveling to Space. Should Christians Celebrate?
Weighing whether discovery in the heavens is money well spent or if their riches are better invested at home.
Why Some Indigenous Christians Still Have Hope in the Church
Episode 273|1 hr 2 min
Why Some Indigenous Christians Still Have Hope in the Church
The trauma of faith-based residential schools weighs heavy on Canada’s indigenous community.
Yet Again, Haitian Christians Are Confronting Turmoil
Episode 272|1 hr 13 min
Yet Again, Haitian Christians Are Confronting Turmoil
How the church persists in the midst of political unrest, violence, and poverty.
Critical Race Theory: What Christians Need to Know
Episode 271|1 hr 11 min
Critical Race Theory: What Christians Need to Know
Let’s talk about the issue tearing the American church and country apart.
The Story of Mark Driscoll and Mars Hill Matters in 2021
Episode 270|1 hr
The Story of Mark Driscoll and Mars Hill Matters in 2021
Why CT is revisiting the story of the controversial Seattle church.
Critical Race Theory, Sex Abuse, and Southern Baptists
Episode 269|1 hr 5 min
Critical Race Theory, Sex Abuse, and Southern Baptists
How the denomination confronted controversy at this week’s annual gathering.
Rick Warren Mastered the Formula for Suburban Church Growth
Episode 268|1 hr 7 min
Rick Warren Mastered the Formula for Suburban Church Growth
Why the “Purpose Driven” pastor connected with Southern Californians.
Why Chinese Christians Don’t Talk About Family Planning
Episode 267|46 min
Why Chinese Christians Don’t Talk About Family Planning
Will the government’s new three-children policy change the church’s discussion around children?
Homelessness Is Vexing American Cities. Do Christians Have a Solution?
Episode 266|1 hr 8 min
Homelessness Is Vexing American Cities. Do Christians Have a Solution?
How the church should help the rising number of people sleeping on the streets.
Is Praying for Peace in the Middle East Enough?
Episode 265|1 hr 6 min
Is Praying for Peace in the Middle East Enough?
Christians—especially Americans—have many opportunities for peacemaking and reconciliation in the conflict.