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Retirement for Those Who Can’t
Do Christian understandings of work and aging accommodate those who can’t afford to leave their jobs behind?
We think this is exactly right, and we thought that Quick to Listen would be a great place to a preacher, I always focus on the moment when the man gets up and walks and takes his mat
The SBC, Abuse, and the Need for a Better Response
The SBC Executive Committee response to J.D. Greear needs to be walked back to show survivors they are worth more than a quick dismissal.
Assessing these situations typically takes months or, in some cases, years. The full Executive Committee needs to walk back this too-quick response.
Power and Pastors: Part 3
Jesus schooled the world on how to understand and exert power.
Note all the characteristics of those that Titus was to appoint as elders. Above reproach (twice); Takes care of his wife and children; Not arrogant; Not quick tempered; Not a drunkard;
How Christian Art Historically Depicts Women and Their Bodies
Examining how female biblical characters have been visually represented over time.
So today on Quick To Listen, we're going to explore how Christian art has traditionally depicted it certainly existed in the first four centuries in some way or shape, it really takes off in the
Southern Baptists Torn Between Bold Abuse Reforms and Caution
President J. D. Greear wants 10 churches investigated; Executive Committee subgroup wants only 3. But both agree on Sovereign Grace.
Inserra, a member of the ERLC leadership council, quipped: “SBC EC, I'll help you out real quick with a new response to President Greear's calls to action: 'Whatever it takes.' Try that.”.
Saving RetirementSubscriber Access Only
Growing old is not what it used to be. For millions of retirees, that may actually be good news.
It Takes A (Senior) Village What we can learn from Florida's— and possibly America's—oldest retirement community. Read more. He is quick to listen and slow to speak.
Religious Liberty Takes the Cake: Supreme Court Speaks up for Religious Liberty, But Where Were Many Fellow Christians?
Supreme Court rules 7-2 in favor of Jack Phillips, doing the right thing. But there is more work to do.
Religious Liberty Takes the Cake: Supreme Court Speaks up for Religious Liberty, But Where Were Quick background: Jack Phillips is a Colorado baker who refused to make a custom
No Sign Language in the World Has Its Own Bible Translation
Deaf communities around the world are still waiting to experience God's Word in their first language. How much longer will it be?
Today on Quick to Listen, we'd like to explore why it's taken such a long time to provide this community with a translation of the Bible and what it will Wow, no wonder it takes dedication.
Margaret Feinberg: Scripture Is My Food for Thought
A conversation with the author of ‘Taste and See: Discovering God among Butchers, Bakers, and Fresh Food Makers.’
Give us a quick overview of your research process. The term foodie can be intimidating to a lot of people, but a foodie is simply someone who takes a particular interest in food.
Eugene Peterson Wanted to Know Your NameSubscriber Access Only
How, the late pastor asked, can you shepherd a flock you don't know?
takes interest in them. What are they trying to get out of me? We're trying to find quick solutions for something that takes a lot of time. We've dug ourselves
Abolitionism at the Tipping PointSubscriber Access Only
Slavery has been around since before Moses, but International Justice Mission’s president thinks its demise is only decades away.
There is no quick fix called the Global Battery Alliance, a group trying to deal with, among other things, issues of violence and slavery in the communities where cobalt mining takes place
Reflecting on Social Media: Some Tips to Navigate this Medium
Social media has changed, and we must change with it, especially if we are seeing that it has any negative implications in our lives.
It can become a distraction that takes the best out of you. As you consider how you are using social media, let me offer four quick tips I will also be considering myself:
Heartbeat Bills Used to Divide Pro-Lifers. Here’s Why That’s Changing.Subscriber Access Only
Even the “most restrictive” abortion laws—like one vetoed this week in Ohio—may now have a place in incrementalist strategy.
Even the “most restrictive” abortion laws—like one vetoed this week in Ohio—may now have a place in incrementalist strategy.
Renewing Your Church: Recalibrating Your Vision to Create Sustainability
I narrowed the process of church recalibration down to four phases.
I soon realized that the changes needed were more than a new preacher or some quick cosmetic modifications. This takes courage to make decisions that may cost you.
Even for Christian Combat Veterans, No Easy Answers
What two recent films get right, and what they miss.
it may seem, the world of battle is often a prayer-free zone, if we exclude the quick, semi-conscious In Indivisible, an improvised explosive device takes a soldier's leg but saves his family
What Your Pastor Won’t Tell You (But Wishes You Knew) About Pastor Appreciation Month
An open letter to congregants.
I mean, when am I not a pastor?” This always-on, week-in, week-out grind takes a toll on have given him at that moment would have been a simple, hand-written card or a quick text of
God’s Call to a Reluctant Suburbanite
I craved life in a city center or a rural idyll. He wanted me to hunger after him instead.
From there it was a quick jump to seeing our address as the measure of our worth. of the Bible is that we have a Father God who meets us in our lostness, in whatever form that takes.
Breaking Bread with Broken People Brings Wisdom
Scripture calls us to seek God’s goodness in community, not in private.
It's signed with a quick heart and a simple B. It's also two years old. And my work as an author and speaker takes me away from home, if not on a frequent basis, at least a regular one.
What’s Good for Women Is Good for Men
Seminaries work to ensure women are a vital and flourishing part of their community.
“Women have always found a way,” Thompson is quick to state. Glahn takes a unique approach to creating constructive conversations around these issues:
Being Salt and Light in the Middle of a Twitter Mob
Social media can be a dark and divisive place. That doesn’t mean we should simply withdraw.
Ironically, the approach the book takes to the problems of social media and its economic director for and Preaching Today, and he produces CT's Quick to Listen
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The Three Horizons of Old Testament Prophecy
The Three Horizons of Old Testament Prophecy
The prophets launch their words into the future. Where do they land?
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