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Fleming Rutledge: Why Being ‘Spiritual’ Is Never Enough
Americans increasingly identify as “spiritual but not religious.” Radical faith goes beyond both.
My friend wrote, “Your spirituality will get you through this.”. When I read it, I recoiled. Whatever “spirituality” meant, I was keenly aware that I didn't have any of it.
Spiritual Formation in Emerging Adulthood [Theology for Life Podcast]
Dr. David Setran is Price-LeBar Chair of Christian Formation & Ministry at Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL.
In this episode of Theology for Life, Ed and Lynn discuss with Dr. David Setran about this generation of emerging adults and how they view life and spirituality, and what this means for
How Young African Americans are Fusing Faith and Activism
And how the church can help nurture their desire to integrate spirituality and social justice in fresh ways.
And how the church can help nurture their desire to integrate spirituality and social justice in fresh ways. How Young African Americans are Fusing Faith and Activism.
Doubt Is Not Unbelief: Evangelicals and the Stigma of Doubt
The key is not the total suspension of confidence or even certainty, but rather the judicious placement of confidence and trust.
But I believe the different ways that Jesus related to the disciples demonstrates that there is no singular pathway towards vibrant faith and spirituality.
A Conservative Christian Alternative to Panic Politics
Bruce Ashford models a refreshingly amiable approach. But perhaps he could have used a little more fire and brimstone.
A Conservative Christian Alternative to Panic Politics. Bruce Ashford models a refreshingly amiable approach. But perhaps he could have used a little more fire and brimstone.
Western Europe’s Christians Are As Religious As America’s ‘Nones’
However, Pew researchers find Christianity across 15 countries is “not just a ‘nominal’ identity devoid of practical importance.”
However, Pew researchers find Christianity across 15 countries is “not just a 'nominal' identity devoid of practical importance.”.
The Best Gift for Dad This Father’s Day? Diaper Duty
I discovered the deepest joys of fatherhood in the mundane work of domestic life.
The Best Gift for Dad This Father's Day? Diaper Duty. I discovered the deepest joys of fatherhood in the mundane work of domestic life. Chris Pappalardo
Dolly Parton: A Seeker and a Poor Sinful Creature
There’s more to the singer’s faith than sunshine and blessings.
Dolly Parton: A Seeker and a Poor Sinful Creature. There's more to the singer's faith than sunshine and blessings. Gina Dalfonzo| June 13, 2018. Image
10 New or Lesser-Known Female Theologians Worth Knowing
More and more evangelical women are pursuing higher education in theology. Here are a few you haven’t heard of yet.
More and more evangelical women are pursuing higher education in theology. Here are a few you haven't heard of yet.
20 Truths from "God's Country"
Reclaiming God’s kingdom vision for the rural church
Devoting ourselves to the discipline of abiding will mean caring for place, practicing the ministry of presence, living into an appropriate smallness, and practicing a spirituality of loose
What Are Christian Apologetics, and How Do They Relate to the Gospel Anyways?
The greatest apologetic for faith is embedded in the gospel message itself.
The greatest apologetic for faith is embedded in the gospel message itself.
Lovers, Fighters, and the World They Made
Alec Ryrie explores the emotional bonds that have held the Protestant family together for 500 years.
utilized polemically. It is this spirituality, which Ryrie calls “a deeper unity of mood and emotion,” that holds Protestants together as a single family. This
How Female Missionaries and Evangelists Paved the Way for #MeToo
As we look to the future of women, the past offers a map.
As we look to the future of women, the past offers a map.
Looking for Ancient African Religion? Try Christianity.
The African religious imagination already anticipates Christ.
While inquiry about West African spirituality has been discussed for centuries, it moved into the mainstream in early 2016 when acclaimed artist Beyoncé released her Grammy-winning
Bavaria Requires Crosses on All Public Buildings. Church Leaders Disagree.
German Christians debate whether conservative state’s new law honors or hijacks the core symbol of their faith.
German Christians debate whether conservative state's new law honors or hijacks the core symbol of their faith.
Love Thy Neighbor as Mister Rogers Did
A new documentary shows how a gentle Presbyterian minister turned TV inside out.
at Campbell University. He is the editor of Faith and Spirituality in Masters of World Cinema, Volumes I, II, and III, and the founder of 1More Film Blog.
Q&A: We Need a Christ-Centered Theology of Trauma
Therapist Hermeisha Hopson offers a clinically informed, scripturally sound approach to treating #MeToo victims and other survivors.
Therapist Hermeisha Hopson offers a clinically informed, scripturally sound approach to treating #MeToo victims and other survivors.
Entertaining More Than Angels
Showing hospitality to strangers is an important biblical value. What about showing hospitality to God?
Entertaining More Than Angels. Showing hospitality to strangers is an important biblical value. What about showing hospitality to God? John Lee| June
Gleanings: June 2018Subscriber Access Only
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our June issue).
Gleanings: June 2018. Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our June issue). CT Staff| May 18, 2018. Thousands
Spanning the Great Schism Between Evangelical and Orthodox ChristiansSubscriber Access Only
Efforts to unite Christianity’s branches bear fruit.
Spanning the Great Schism Between Evangelical and Orthodox Christians. Efforts to unite Christianity's branches bear fruit. Jayson Casper in Cairo| May
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The God Who Overpowers Childhood Trauma
The God Who Overpowers Childhood Trauma
A new book crawls into the lives of children at risk, enters their desperation, and accompanies them on their journey toward redemption.
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