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All Loves Excelling: How Romance Inspired Charles Wesley’s View of God
The famous hymn-writer’s understanding of divine love was reflected in his mortal marriage.
In this, Charles Wesley confessed a profound truth of Christian faith—one that is too often forgotten meant to be discarded as refuse, sloughed off in favor of some disembodied life in the
Origins Opinion Surveys Evolve from ‘How’ to ‘Who’
Many Christians affirm evolution once researchers leave room for God's role in it.
other questions, what religious Americans think about science and how life on Earth began; more than 7,000 of the participants identified as Protestant, Catholic, or “just a Christian.”.
‘A Theology of Everything’ for a Pluralistic World
Fuller theology professor Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen thinks Catholics and Pentecostals are doing today's best theology.
What led you here? I was hugely influenced by my mother's devoted Christian life in my early teenage years. She always has been a very pious person.
Why a Compassionate Baptist Pastor Led a Revolution
John Chilembwe’s revolt against colonial Britain failed, but he is still hailed as a hero in Malawi.
Very little is known of John Chilembwe's early life. Chilembwe's life demonstrates that he saw an inseparable connection between advocacy for justice and pastoral ministry.
Preoccupied with Love: Lifting High Evangelism Again
One-on-One with James Choung about evangelism and discipleship.
James Choung, Vice President of Strategy & Innovation at InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, will be presenting on “Discipleship: What kind of lived life integrates evangelism into each
Submit to God, Not the Market
Today’s capitalism demands a kind of absolute commitment, says Kathryn Tanner. But Christianity carries within it the seeds of resistance.
of the new spirit of capitalism, she also, chapter-by-chapter, illumines a Christian response, one today and gone tomorrow,” writes Tanner, “what allows one to turn one's life around in
How to Jump Back In to Bible Reading
Christian leaders have their own reasons for not reading Scripture.
Christian leaders are also too aware of the dangers of bad Bible reading. And we know that the Scriptures were written to believers for the life of the community, not for individualistic
Missionary Opponents Misunderstand the Waorani Mission. So Do Evangelicals.Subscriber Access Only
Some revere Jim Elliot and his friends as martyrs. Others revile them as oppressors. Both sides have an incomplete picture.
tradition of Christian missionary narratives. Long begins her history in the 1950s, but not before briefly referencing a book published in 1749 by Jonathan Edwards, The Life of David
For Christian Women, Persecution Looks Like Rape
Around the globe, female followers of the faith suffer sexual violence, forced marriage, forced abortions, travel bans, and trafficking.
Reporting. For Christian Women, Persecution Looks Like Rape. That means changing the minds of Christian men, says Lynn Cohick, the provost at Denver Seminary.
David Dockery's Look at the Notable Books of 2018
A brief survey of some of this year's most significant Christian books.
in the Age of Unbelief (The Good Book Company) and Josh Moody, How the Bible Can Change Your Life: Answers to the Ten Most Common Questions about the Bible (Christian Focus
Remembering Lamin Sanneh, the World’s Leading Expert on Christianity and Islam in Africa
Scholars explain how a convert “summoned from the margins” of The Gambia became a legend at Yale Divinity School for his curiosity, joy, and deep insights.
He shared a couple of devotions he had authored for The Christian Century in 1989 and suggested vast academic writing brought me face to face with the mind and spiritual life behind it
One-on-One with James Meeks on Going to Back to School
Meeks is pursuing an M.A. at the Wheaton College Graduate School.
We often joke that you're the Christian godfather of Chicago, and yet you're wanting to pursue more theological education. At that point in my life, it was just a timing issue.
Can Restoring the Jordan River Build Peace in the Holy Land?Subscriber Access Only
Christians explore how ecological work can support the gospel mission.
As Naylor witnessed the wetland come back to life—and the community come together to of what mission meant,” he said, “from being in a very traditional, Christian education context to
Move Over, Sex and Drugs. Ease Is the New Vice.
Do modern amenities make it tough for us to embody God’s love?
However, the arc of the Christian story tells me that these collective affronts are a betrayal, not just of neighbor but of God himself. God entered the bother of embodied life.
Died: Yechiel Eckstein, Rabbi Who Rallied Evangelical Support for Israel
Founder of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews overcame longstanding tensions and brought in $140 million a year for Holy Land projects.
Founder of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews overcame longstanding tensions and brought in $140 million a year for Holy Land projects.
Should We Keep Studying a Fired Pastor’s Work?
After LifeWay pulls James MacDonald’s Bible studies, Christians consider if and when a leader’s teachings remain edifying after a scandal.
CT asked several Christian leaders to weigh in on whether we should continue to study works by fallen In my own life there are some books that now remain on my shelf and not at my
My Selfie for ChristSubscriber Access Only
Gen Z shows off missions conferences on social media.
For decades, Christian college students have gathered en masse to praise, pray, and hear the Millennials came of age as internet connectivity spread; Gen Z never knew life without it.
Foster Ministry Gets to Keep Protestants-Only Policy—And Federal Funds
Conservative Christians cheer HHS waiver for South Carolina's Miracle Hill.
“That's just a fact of life. based on faith, sexuality, or marital status, as well as on a couple in Canada whose foster child was removed from their care due to their Christian beliefs and
Hillsong’s Global Appeal, Explained by Sociologists
Australian worship movement flourishes in both post-communist Budapest and post-church Seattle because it confronts the historical establishment.
room, majestic natural vistas,” whisking churchgoers away from the tedium of everyday life. The fluidity of Hillsong's Christian theology allows different denominations to interpret the
Asia Rising: The Top 50 Countries Where It’s Hardest to Follow Jesus
China’s church raids drew headlines, but 26 countries—including India—treated Christians worse in 2018.
Asia Rising: The Top 50 Countries Where It's Hardest to Follow Jesus. Research.
Making America Hospitable for Religious Outsiders
Making America Hospitable for Religious Outsiders
Muslims (and other minorities) shouldn’t have to elevate national ideals above faith commitments before gaining a seat at the table of citizenship.
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