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Will the ‘First Testament’ Grab Your Attention?Subscriber Access Only
Scholar John Goldingay wants readers to rediscover the original feel of the Old Testament in his new translation.
the Old Testament in his new translation. Interview by Glenn Paauw| May 18, 2018. Image: Duncan1890 / Getty Images. Many people struggle with Bible
J. D. Greear Transformed His Church Through Missions. Can He Do the Same for the Southern Baptist Convention? Subscriber Access Only
The 45-year-old pastor and SBC presidential candidate wants to unite and rejuvenate the denomination by prioritizing evangelism.
“God called me to the pastorate while calling me to the mission field,” Greear said in an interview with CT. “I tell The Summit Church all the time, the way
What’s Behind the Sudden Rise of Jordan Peterson?Subscriber Access Only
Why Peterson's message of morals, manners and masculinity resonates with evangelicals.
University, and Linfield College), media attacks (most notably, an infamous interview on Britain's More Newsletters. Free Newsletters. Get the best from CT editors, delivered straight to
‘Wild Wild Country’ Hits Close to Home
The new Netflix documentary reveals an uncomfortable truth about American religious innovation.
currencies) for their brand of enlightenment. Interview soundbites from the sannyasins capture the group's thoroughly American optimism. “I don't think there
Sovereign Grace Disputes Rachael Denhollander’s Remarks
As former gymnast advocates for victims in the church, SGC calls her take on its past scandal “not true.”
network, I would not only not have their support, I would be massively shunned. That's the reality. Denhollander's full CT interview can be read here.
Rosaria Butterfield: Christian Hospitality Is Radically Different from ‘Southern Hospitality’
It has nothing to do with entertainment—and everything to do with addressing the crisis of unbelief.
It has nothing to do with entertainment—and everything to do with addressing the crisis of unbelief. Interview by Lindsey Carlson| April 24, 2018. Image: Jimmy Williams.
What It Was Like to Be Billy Graham’s Pastor
Don Wilton, Graham’s spiritual confidant and preacher at his burial, said the evangelist never stopped striving for God.
What It Was Like to Be Billy Graham's Pastor. Don Wilton, Graham's spiritual confidant and preacher at his burial, said the evangelist never stopped striving for God.
Leading Fearlessly in a Changing Culture
Popular blogger and pastor Trevin Wax discusses how a marginalized church can actually be more effective.
Interview by Drew Dyck. 0; tweet; link. share; share. expand: email; print. We recommend this CT Pastors contributing editor Drew Dyck talked to Wax about how Christians can respond to
Reading Together, Early Church StyleSubscriber Access Only
New historical research by Brian J. Wright shows that early Christians were surprisingly bookish.
Interview by Caleb Lindgren| April 20, 2018. Image: Matthew Coughlin. Learn something new from this interview? Did we miss something? Let us know here.
Paige Patterson and Doing the Right Thing for the SBC, Again
My heartfelt plea for the future reputation, and mission, of Southern Baptists.
His statements in an institutional press release and Baptist Press interview have not invitation of presidential candidates to the denominational missions conference, CT explained, “The
The Global Scourge of Violence Against WomenSubscriber Access Only
From sex-selective abortion to sexual abuse, it encompasses the entire female life cycle.
Interview by Sandra Morgan| April 20, 2018. Image: Getty Images / UnSplash. It's vitally important that we get this right. Learn something new from this interview? Did we miss something?
The Sacred Gift of Selfies
Craig Detweiler sees spiritual significance underneath the stereotypes.
The Sacred Gift of Selfies. Craig Detweiler sees spiritual significance underneath the stereotypes. Interview by Wade Bearden| April 11, 2018. Image: Temi Coker / Lightstock.
Willow Creek Promises Investigation Amid New Allegations Against Bill Hybels
“We are sorry,” elder board says as more women claim misconduct.
Leaders at Willow Creek declined a request for an interview about the stories of the women above accusations against a pastor or leader brought to our attention,” the church told CT in a
Matt Chandler Never Wanted a Big Church. How He Ended Up With Six.Subscriber Access Only
Over the next five years, each Dallas-area location gets a Village of its own.
In an interview with CT, the popular preacher shared how The Village overcame the challenges of the multisite model, how he handled being the leader at the top, and about the future
The Ministry of the DisabledSubscriber Access Only
How Christians with intellectual disabilities are serving churches (not just being served by them).
More Newsletters. Free Newsletters. Get the best from CT editors, delivered straight to your inbox. planning the food menu,” says Clark, who wears a jacket and tie for a Skype interview.
God’s Divine Plan for Muslim Immigrants
Data about how Muslims come to Christ should affect our thinking on immigration.
More Newsletters. Free Newsletters. Get the best from CT editors, delivered straight to your The studies, which made use of both qualitative (interview) and quantitative (survey) methods
Feeling Loved by God Buffers Body Esteem in Men More Than Women
Two psychologists at Hope College respond to Christian young adults who struggle with body satisfaction.
They spoke to CT about what they found. What led you to research body esteem? Witvliet: Our bodies are good gifts; a biblical view is that we are embodied souls, ensouled bodies.
My Larry Nassar Testimony Went Viral. But There’s More to the Gospel Than Forgiveness.
Former gymnast Rachael Denhollander spent years discovering God’s perspective on sexual abuse. Then her advocacy for survivors cost her her church.
and Denhollander have since issued follow-up statements addressing the claims made in this interview.). told by individual elders that it wasn't the place for us.” CT previously reported
‘Queen Esther Inspired Me to Speak Up,’ Says Nassar Victim
A biblical role model prompted Larissa Boyce to stand against her abuser. Her church supports her story.
For her other articles, including a story for CT about Bible Study Fellowship, visit pardokaplan.com. Christianity Today has also featured an interview with Rachael Denhollander and
The Red Carpet Is No Longer a Refuge from Real-World Issues
This Academy Awards season, celebrities and fans are looking for more from Hollywood, but even with more robust coverage, they may not always find it.
topic at a cocktail party. Later, E! was also criticized for cutting away from an interview with #MeToo founder Tarana Burke. SNL then mocked an E! show
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Beyond the Nakba: 7 Ways Christians Can Affirm a Positive Future for Palestinians
Beyond the Nakba: 7 Ways Christians Can Affirm a Positive Future for Palestinians
How to understand the “catastrophe” of 1948 and its impact on today’s Israel.
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