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American History Is Not Canceled
While Christians can’t erase the church’s slaveholding past, we can change the symbols, statues, and namesakes we celebrate.
White Evangelicals Have a Complicated Relationship with Christian NationalismSubscriber Access Only
Three books try to make sense of this political ideology.
Are Nationalism and Populism the Cure for What Ails the West?
The “strong gods” of old are knocking at the door. We ought to be wary of letting them inside.
Repenting of Identity PoliticsSubscriber Access Only
New Zealand revealed the tragic logical end of evils like Christian Nationalism.
Kingdom Patriotism
When we are captivated by the great treasure of Christ and his Kingdom, we’re positioned to winsomely invite others to join us
A Great and Terrible Nation
Understanding our history, and how that might frame our Fourth of July prayers.
Make Worship Patriotic Again? The Top 10 Songs for Fourth of July Services
A look at America’s favorite God-and-country tunes, from Revolutionary War anthems to a Trump-inspired musical number.
You Have God's Blessing to Say 'God Bless America'Subscriber Access Only
Why a faith that transcends all nations leaves room for patriotic devotion.
Thanksgiving Gets the Hallmark Treatment
How sentimentalism distorts the holiday’s past and present.
Patriotic Worship is Coming to a Church Near You
Pastors and churches mix patriotism and worship around July 4th.
What We're Really Debating This Campaign SeasonSubscriber Access Only
It's time to acknowledge America's ideals and failures.
How Patriotic Church Services Misunderstand the MilitarySubscriber Access Only
They sing anthems that reverence God and country, but speak little of the lived experiences of veterans.
Memorial Day 2015: Remembering the Sacrifices Others Have Made
Remember the lives people have given to maintain the freedom we have to worship in this country.
Mercy in the Name of God, Not GovernmentSubscriber Access Only
How our country’s religious freedoms might prompt us to care for immigrants.
The Forgotten Side of the First World WarSubscriber Access Only
Philip Jenkins remembers the religious passions that set the world ablaze a century ago.
Morning Roundup 5/26/14
A special Memorial Day Roundup
New Research: Most Americans Want to Keep "Under God" in Pledge of Allegiance
What do Americans think about "under God" being in the Pledge of Allegiance?
This Thanksgiving, Stop Idolizing the PilgrimsSubscriber Access Only
An evangelical historian teaches us how to think critically about the heroes of our past.

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How I Explained Beirut’s Explosion to My Kids
How I Explained Beirut’s Explosion to My Kids
As Christian parents, our children must know we will keep them safe. But that does not mean keeping them comfortable.

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