Search Results

If You Want to Evangelize, Try Talking About the Weather
Why small talk and friendship are fundamental to faith formation.
2012), winner of a Templeton Prize and a Christianity Today Award of Merit. She collaborated with her husband, Matt, on the documentary Godspeed.
Love Thy Neighbor as Mister Rogers Did
A new documentary shows how a gentle Presbyterian minister turned TV inside out.
A new documentary shows how a gentle Presbyterian minister turned TV inside out. played to a packed house at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival.
Jesus’ Life Chosen for Two Very Different TV Series
One is scholarly with a big cable budget, the other is gritty and crowdfunded.
“Sometimes you're forced to choose,” says DuBois. “Either you have a historically rigorous documentary approach, but you feel like they're trying to critique the Bible.
How the Bible Project Is Using Video to Get People into Scripture AgainSubscriber Access Only
The Portland-based animation studio is seeing unprecedented success in an age of biblical illiteracy.
Beginning with documentary filmmaking, he found himself in the right place at the right time to help innovate a phenomenon in the early 2000s: online explainer videos.
Cinema of God: Muslims Memorialize AugustineSubscriber Access Only
North African nations bring church father to the silver screen.
At the same time, Augustine is interspersed with the in-film portrayal of Hadi, an Algerian documentary filmmaker, who reads Confessions as he produces his own film.
‘Wild Wild Country’ Hits Close to Home
The new Netflix documentary reveals an uncomfortable truth about American religious innovation.
The new Netflix documentary reveals an uncomfortable truth about American religious innovation. Opinion | Pop Culture. 'Wild Wild Country' Hits Close to Home.
Missionary Opponents Misunderstand the Waorani Mission. So Do Evangelicals.
Some revere Jim Elliot and his friends as martyrs. Others revile them as oppressors. Both sides have an incomplete picture.
Some claims were simply false. For instance, the missionaries did not promote forced sterilization, as a 1975 Ecuadorian documentary declared. Others
The Bible’s Best Description of Salvation Is a Phrase We Rarely Use
How Paul points the way to a fresh way of seeing faith.
2012), winner of a Templeton Prize and a Christianity Today Award of Merit. She collaborated with her husband, Matt, on the documentary Godspeed.
HBO’s ‘Solitary’ Revisits Why It’s Not Good for Man to Be Alone
Kristi Jacobson’s penetrating new documentary confronts viewers with the soul-withering effects of solitary confinement.
Kristi Jacobson's penetrating new documentary confronts viewers with the soul-withering effects of solitary confinement. HBO's 'Solitary' Revisits Why It's Not Good for Man to Be Alone.
‘13th’ Introduces America to the Dark History of Our Criminal Justice SystemSubscriber Access Only
The new Netflix documentary makes the case that to save the future, we need to stop defending the past.
The new Netflix documentary makes the case that to save the future, we need to stop defending the past. '13th' Introduces America to the Dark History of Our Criminal Justice System.
The Incarnation Is the Rule, Not the Exception
How a theology of the ordinary informs Advent.
2012), winner of a Templeton Prize and a Christianity Today Award of Merit. She collaborated with her husband, Matt, on the documentary Godspeed.
The Stories Christianity Today Editors Hope You Didn't Miss
How history's revivals teach us to prayer, when Jesus showed up in the anatomy lab, and what really happens when you disciple a murderer.
Entertainment. Love Thy Neighbor as Mister Rogers Did A new documentary shows how a gentle Presbyterian minister turned TV inside out. Kenneth
When Gospel Music Sparked a ‘Worship War’
How the Great Migration changed music in the black church forever.
were welcome. Gospel music scholar Horace Clarence Boyer summarized this dilemma in the PBS documentary We've Come This Far by Faith: There
Exclusive Video Premiere: Churches Take on the Billion-Dollar Industry Making the Poor PoorerSubscriber Access Only
When the state government did nothing, Texas churches stepped up to fight for change in their local communities.
A new documentary by Deidox Films tells the true story of church communities rising to protect the poor from predatory loans. The Ordinance documents
I Was a Comedian First and an Atheist Second
Until God showed me that there’s more to life than making people laugh.
I had a story published in Chicken Soup for the Soul, and I got the chance to perform it live on New England Public Radio. I was featured on a CBS News documentary on storytelling.
Has Tony Robbins Preached at My Church? Subscriber Access Only
Turn down the volume on this new documentary and the structure and techniques look a lot like Sunday morning.
Turn down the volume on this new documentary and the structure and techniques look a lot like Sunday morning. Has Tony Robbins Preached at My Church?
The Unexplored Faith in Ken Burns’s ‘The Mayo Clinic’
Film relates the role of faith in the prestigious hospital founding but remains quiet about patients’ own beliefs.
Embracing a faith legacy, respecting diversity. While it missed patients' own faith, the documentary focused on the Mayo Clinic's commitment to its patients-first foundation.
Mr. Rogers Had a Dangerous SideSubscriber Access Only
Underneath the gentle smile and neighborly manner, he was driven by anger at the way the world treated children.
emotional lives of children. As the recent documentary Won't You Be My Neighbor? makes clear, his ordination was central to his life and work. Only rarely did
Let’s Quit the Tug-of-War over Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s Legacy
How the German martyr’s example has been used—and abused—in American public discourse.
Evangelicals creatively engaged his story in documentary films, an award-winning radio drama, and even a Christian romance novel in which, writes Haynes, “Bonhoeffer serves as the
Laughing At, Or Laughing With?Subscriber Access Only
When is it okay to laugh at characters in a documentary - and when does that laughter cross a line?
When is it okay to laugh at characters in a documentary - and when does that laughter cross a line? Laughing At, Or Laughing With? When is it okay
Top Story April 18, 2019
Is the Cross Enough?
Is the Cross Enough?Subscriber Access Only
The truth of the gospel requires telling the whole story.
CT Bookstore

Enter The Vault

Vault

Browse our Full Library of online archives, including past issues of CT magazine. Access the Archives

close