Love That Will Not Let Go
Mary Magdalene both clung to the risen Christ and went out to bear witness.
Mary could take it no more; she broke down in tears. She moved closer to the tomb and saw two angels. Their brief exchange suggests that they seemed harmless, ordinary folks.
David Dockery's Look at the Notable Books of 2018
A brief survey of some of this year's most significant Christian books.
December 15, 2018Culture, Research. David Dockery's Look at the Notable Books of 2018. A brief survey of some of this year's most significant Christian books.
Joy, the Overlooked Aspect of the Cross
Even in the midst of the sorrow, pain, and shame of the cross, Good Friday is still very good.
presence of others. We see joy at work in small children when a parent comes home from work or comes back into the room after a brief absence. The child
A New Set of Spotlights on Elisabeth Elliot
What we learn about her life and work from two releases of previously unpublished writings.
Lucy SR Austen| March 18, 2019. Image: Courtesy of B&H Publishing Group. Years ago, I needed to write a brief biography of Elisabeth Elliot as part of a larger project.
Is Islam Receptive to Religious Freedom?
The short-term outlook appears grim, says scholar Daniel Philpott, but there are grounds for hope.
protect it with the force of law. In brief, this is the argument for religious freedom.”. Drawing on Islam. Philpott makes a second important contribution by
How to Be Both Multisite and Missional—At Any Church: Part 1
What if there is a way that every church whether declining, plateaued, or thriving can be truly missional and truly multisite?
context of the actual community. Needless to say, after a brief period of prayer, our team decided this was not God's will for our church. While we were small
Sunday Journeys: North Phoenix Vineyard Church
This church represents the passion the Vineyard founders had to make the world more like Jesus would have it to be.
that may be helpful for others. Typically, I began with a brief description and then one or two notable things at that church. We had dropped the series
The African Diaspora (Part 1): A Brief History and Lessons
Immigrant lessons from Joseph, Daniel, Esther, and Nehemiah
November 12, 2017Missiology. The African Diaspora (Part 1): A Brief History and Lessons. Immigrant lessons from Joseph, Daniel, Esther, and Nehemiah. Dr. John Jusu. Image: pixabay
A Brief History of Recent Movements
7 constants representing 2 commitments
June 20, 2017Missiology. A Brief History of Recent Movements. 7 constants representing 2 commitments. Daniel Im Author Bio. Image: Wikimedia. Let's
An Admonition from Chuck Colson: You Are A Symbol of Hope
The Charles W. Colson Scholarship was designed to equip former inmates for ministry. Here is Colson's message to the 2006 recipients.
But those temptations are always there. And you're but one brief weak moment away from slipping. If you do, get up quick, dust yourself off, kick the dust off your feet, and keep moving.
The Christian Bookstore Chain Is Dead. What Comes Next?
How publishers are working to reach their audiences after LifeWay and Family Christian store closures.
sure—. Morgan Lee: Alright, yes it was! Mark Taylor: —because for a brief time, they were talking about doing exactly that, burning discs in stores. And
A Brief History of the Christian Blogosphere
Religion reporter Sarah Pulliam Bailey on how blogs and social media have changed the church--and our country.
A Brief History of the Christian Blogosphere. Religion reporter Sarah Pulliam Bailey on how blogs and social media have changed the church--and our country. CT Editors | May 4, 2017.
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.
understanding on. Morgan Lee: Me too. Mark Galli: Whether it's done audibly on a podcast, or a nice brief new story summary. I think it's very helpful. Morgan
The Peace Cross May Get to Stay, But Not Because It’s ‘Secular’
After the Supreme Court’s oral arguments, Christian legal experts weigh in on the symbol.
Justice Sonia Sotomayor, a Catholic, said, “There is a brief here that says that, to deeply religious Christians, secularizing the cross is blasphemy.” It's not just non-Christians who could
Should ISIS Brides Be Treated Like the Prodigal Son?
N. T. Wright suggests Jesus would disagree with the British government. Christian scholars in UK, US, and Middle East weigh in.
NT Wright, the esteemed theologian and former Anglican bishop, recently offered brief reflections on the case of Shamima Begum— the British teen now seeking to return home after
Can Anti-Aging Treatments Offer Abundant Life?
Science seeks to fix aging and death. But a Christian vision of the good life might actually embrace them.
He writes in his recent book Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow, “Medicine is undergoing a tremendous conceptual revolution.” Whereas its stated goal has been to heal the sick
Richard Mouw Wrestles with Evangelicalism, Past and Present
Reading his book is like enjoying a cup of tea with a wise elder statesman.
He remarks on his brief exit from evangelicalism—and how his “restlessness eventually led him back” to fellowship with a group of like-minded younger evangelicals who, in 1973