4 Reasons to Believe in the Christmas Miracle
Why the supernatural events of this season are both credible and incredible.
Why the supernatural events of this season are both credible and incredible. But nonetheless, my daughter isn't alone in her natural skepticism about the supernatural.
God Shook My World at an EDM Concert
I was rolling on Ecstasy when the scales suddenly fell from my eyes.
of the universe. Experiencing God's Presence. My intellectual conversion was only half the story. I still didn't believe in the supernatural. That changed
Who Worries About Hell the Most
Baylor researcher: “If you believe in a harsher form of hell, you’re pretty sure you’re not going there.”
Baylor researcher: “If you believe in a harsher form of hell, you're pretty sure you're not going there.”.
20 Truths from Supernatural Power for Everyday People
Jared C. Wilson offers encouragement for experiencing God's extraordinary spirit in our ordinary lives.
January 23, 2018Evangelism & Discipleship. 20 Truths from Supernatural Power for Everyday People. Jared C. Wilson offers encouragement for experiencing
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.
The “danger” in James's estimation emanates from “reducing the Spirit to a supernatural reality whose primary function is to provide satisfying spiritual consumer experiences.”.
God’s messengers can be both bombastic and surprisingly subdued.
certain? Supernatural go-betweens, angels operate in the invisible world, rarely revealing themselves to those of us who occupy the material world. I
How to Defend the Gospels with Confidence
Questions about their reliability deserve better than sheepish mumbling.
Williams then turns to the common idea that the Gospels present a mythologized Christ, loosely based on a historical figure but with supernatural features gradually snuck in.
Why Apocalypse Is Essential to Advent
This season demands a clear view of darkness. Here’s how scholars reckon with it.
He wrote in his memoir,. I remember that light came as in a flood and all was clear. Not only had I got rid of theology and the supernatural, but I had found the truth.
Who Counts? How to Rightly Divide American Christianity
The academy's debate over black church differences is more than a numbers game.
sectarian split, they argued, could be worked out by the degree to which the denominations believe “that only those who follow their faith will receive supernatural rewards, while all
Her Prayers Helped Pull Me Out of Occult-Fueled Madness
While I plunged further into darkness, a middle-school classmate kept lifting me up to God.
Specialists couldn't confirm what was wrong. I felt trapped, breathless, and alone. My experiences with the supernatural led me on a quest for answers.
'A Ghost Story' Is a Haunting Ode to the Privilege of Witness
David Lowery's superb supernatural drama offers a God's-eye perspective on the intimate and the infinite.
David Lowery's superb supernatural drama offers a God's-eye perspective on the intimate and the infinite. 'A Ghost Story' Is a Haunting Ode to the Privilege of Witness.
Responses to our October issue.
With the present political/cultural climate today we need a lot more Mr. Rogers! Thank you for the review. Daniel Rogers Denver, PA. My Supernatural Shakeup p. 96.
We Believe in Miracles—Just Not on Film
Movies old and new have wrestled with how to depict the supernatural.
We Believe in Miracles—Just Not on Film. Movies old and new have wrestled with how to depict the supernatural. Kenneth R. Morefield| July 5, 2016. Image: Gerd Alttman / Pixabay.
New & Noteworthy Fiction
Chosen by Sharon Garlough Brown, author of the Sensible Shoes series (InterVarsity Press).
With lyrical prose and a touch of the supernatural, Coffey threads his haunting tale through the innings of that single game, exploring the theme of disordered loves and the ambitions
Our Favorite Heresies of 2018: Experts Weigh In
Scholars explain what is most discouraging and encouraging about Ligonier theology survey that found 3 out of 4 US evangelicals are “Arians.”
and this event actually occurred. This means that most evangelicals are still committed to the supernatural character of Christianity. As a corollary, most
The Rise of Reformed Charismatics
A 21st-century global movement sets the Word on fire with gospel preaching and powerful spiritual gifts.
“The way God reaches people is through both. I've just seen that my whole life.”. Rational and Supernatural. This is a supernatural calling.”. The Power and the Glory.
Evangelism Is a Work of Social Justice
How critics can help us keep such social ministries vibrant.
In other ages, the world beyond this—the supernatural, the spiritual, the transcendent—was simply assumed and was clearly believed to be the most real.
The Dark Night of the Dark Knight's Soul
The hype declared Batman an atheist. There’s more to it than that.
There was little surprise, since Batman is the most self-made superhero in the comic book pantheon, and the one least likely to feel dependent on a supernatural God.