Opinion | Church
Why Augustine’s ‘Come to Jesus’ Moment Tells an Incomplete Story
The same church father who experienced a radical turn to faith also preached a gospel of continual conversion.
But I did not take up and read. While most other books my parents recommended made it to my nightstand, this one sat on my shelf and collected dust.
Opinion | Discipleship
How Fiction Fueled Madeleine L’Engle’s Faith
How does a lonely kid understand that she’s loved by God? An author’s childhood holds the answer.
a defense against the troubled, everyday world of my childhood, for nourishment I learned to rely more and more on the private world that I discovered in books.” Madeleine's maternal
Opinion | Pop Culture
Girl, Get Some Footnotes: Rachel Hollis, Hustle, and Plagiarism Problems
“Girl, Stop Apologizing” strikes a chord with women. But its message of success hits the wrong note and borrows heavily from others.
“Girl, Stop Apologizing” strikes a chord with women. But its message of success hits the wrong note and borrows heavily from others.
Opinion | Family
13 Books to Read with Your Kids This Summer
What books would I take to a desert island—if my children came with me?
13 Books to Read with Your Kids This Summer. What books would I take to a desert island—if my children came with me? Picture Books. 1.The Clown of God by Tomie dePaola.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Go Ahead. Love That Rom Com.
Rebel Wilson’s latest film reflects the common urge to trash romance. But love stories point us toward a deeper affection for God.
respected?”. However, the times may be changing. The New York Times included a romance genre book on its list of 100 notable books from 2018. Netflix
Opinion | Family
Hiding the Full Truth from Kids Is Often Healthy
As our children come of age, how do we talk about the brutal realities of a broken world?
historical context. One of Fraser's central questions is the veracity of Wilder's books. In what ways were the books fictionalized versions of reality? How
Opinion | Discipleship
The Incarnation Is the Rule, Not the Exception
How a theology of the ordinary informs Advent.
For someone who sold millions of books, translated into multiple languages, his funeral was a wonderfully ordinary affair: a small, local church with fraying red carpet, a local slightly-wet
Opinion | Family
Book List: Our Favorite New Releases for Kids
10 faith-enriching picture books.
Book List: Our Favorite New Releases for Kids. 10 faith-enriching picture books. Kelli B. Trujillo Kelli B. Trujillo. Bio @kbtrujillo Facebook. Image: ESB Professional / Shutterstock.
Opinion | Family
10 Books You Should Read to Your Kids This Christmas
I celebrate the season by reading stories to my kids. Here are our favorites.
Opinion | Family. 10 Books You Should Read to Your Kids This Christmas. Years ago, our family started accumulating a small collection of the many Christmas books written for children.
CT Women’s Top 10 Articles of 2018
Why being ‘spiritual’ is never enough, how Kate Bowler experienced Christ in her cancer, and 10 lessons from same-sex abuse inside the church.
Why being 'spiritual' is never enough, how Kate Bowler experienced Christ in her cancer, and 10 lessons from same-sex abuse inside the church.
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.’
A conversation with the author of 'Taste and See: Discovering God among Butchers, Bakers, and Fresh Food Makers.'.
Opinion | Discipleship
Your Plan B Is Still God’s Plan A
What a failed church plant taught me about divine purpose and provision.
What a failed church plant taught me about divine purpose and provision.
Opinion | Pop Culture
21 Books Worth Giving as Christmas Gifts
Holiday book list: CT Women writers recommend their favorites.
21 Books Worth Giving as Christmas Gifts. If the size of the books scares you off, keep in mind that he interrupts the tale often with trails that seem at first jarring but then—finally—perfect.
10 Books Worth Reading This Summer
Our July book list: Her.meneutics writers recommend their favorites.
10 Books Worth Reading This Summer. This July, we're reading everything from poetry books to cookbooks to stories about a viral vampire apocalypse.
Opinion | Discipleship
Six Ways Men Can Support Women's Discipleship
Male clergy and laity who want to enable women's ministry often don't know how to get involved or what to do.
1. Read discipleship books written by female authors and stay in conversation with women. How many books do you have by women on any subject?
Opinion | Discipleship
Find Your Creative Voice
Creativity becomes more than expressing ourselves as we reflect God into the world.
April Yamasaki is a pastor and the author of Spark: Igniting Your God-Given Creativity, Four Gifts, Sacred Pauses, and other books on Christian living. Learn more at AprilYamasaki.com.
A New Guild Aims to Equip Women and Amplify Orthodoxy
An interview with Pelican Project members Karen Swallow Prior, Kristie Anyabwile, and Tish Harrison Warren.
That's one of the stated commitments of the group. Part of our work is to put good resources and books by women into the hands of local pastors and leaders.
Opinion | Discipleship
Stepping Back Before Speaking Out
In solitude, we turn our face toward God who so loves this world.
It is never just up to us. Jan Johnson is the author of 23 books, including When the Soul Listens. She is a speaker, professor, and spiritual director. Learn more at JanJohnson.org.
Opinion | Discipleship
What Feminism Owes to the Protestant Reformation
Listening to marginalized voices isn’t a liberal or a conservative idea—it’s a fundamentally Christian one.
Instead of encouraging her curiosity, her parents chastise her for her interest in books. This opened a discussion of why we read the books we read.
Opinion | Discipleship
Joni Eareckson Tada: Suffering Helps Me See Heaven
I used to wonder why Paul calls hardships “light and momentary.” Years of affliction opened my eyes to his insight.
In the meantime, suffering hurries my heart homeward. Joni Eareckson Tada is the author of over 50 books, including her best-selling autobiography, Joni.
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