Opinion | Discipleship
Move Over, Sex and Drugs. Ease Is the New Vice.
Do modern amenities make it tough for us to embody God’s love?
Of all the cautions we raise about technology—its distractions and temptations, its loneliness and superficiality—this promise of unencumbered living is perhaps the most insidious
He Makes Everything Beautiful in Its Time—Including Tech
New inventions can harm or heal. Here’s what makes the difference, says author Douglas Estes.
Estes spoke with CT recently about his views on emerging innovations, his response to skeptics, and how Christians can participate in the technology conversation.
God Bless Geeky Women
Being a female Christian in tech places you in the double minority.
skills. “You could say that the barrier is that the technology changes, but really, I learned the new technology,” the Seattle-based developer said. “The
Opinion | Family
Love Your Neighbor as Yourself—And Bring Your Kids Along
Raising children to love like Jesus did.
It is hard work to parent well in this, or any, age. Consumed by busy schedules, technology, and the desire to do it all perfectly, many of us can feel overwhelmed and go into autopilot.
Are We Distracting Ourselves to Death?
How technology-driven "hyperreality" hijacks our attention and makes us numb to real-life dangers.
How technology-driven "hyperreality" hijacks our attention and makes us numb to real-life dangers. Are We Distracting Ourselves to Death? How technology
Opinion | Discipleship
Lent, Unplugged
In a time of digital consumption, here’s how the church can lead the way on healthy media fasting.
join their eighth observance from sundown Friday, March 3 to sundown Saturday, March 4. Sabbath Manifesto's aim is not just to promote one day of unplugging from technology, but a
Violence Against Women Begins in the Womb
Why female feticide threatens the social order.
their child. Cheap, portable ultrasound technology is widely available, and affluent in-laws pressure their daughters-in-law to give birth to sons. One survey
Opinion | Pop Culture
How to Keep Your Friends When Life Happens
Busy moms, long-distance besties, workaholics: There’s hope for you.
and the unique nature of friendship, has been highlighted in several recent articles that explore the changing dynamics of friendship in adulthood as well as technology's impact on
Opinion | Family
How Christians Can Take the Lead with Paid Family Leave
A new report from the Center for Public Justice offers guiding principles for how church communities, policy makers, and employers can put pro-family beliefs into action.
As vice president of development Chris Horst told us, “You have to keep technology in its proper place; when it is, everything works better, including family life.”.
The Micro-Premie Dilemma
Does NICU technology change our pro-life obligations?
Reporting. The Micro-Premie Dilemma. Does NICU technology change our pro-life obligations? My own twins—born at 31 weeks and six days—were saved by such technology.
Q&A: Marriage App Founder Says Couples Benefit from Digital Therapy
The founder of the Lasting app aims to offer portable counseling support to married millennials—especially those with kids.
The founder of the Lasting app aims to offer portable counseling support to married millennials—especially those with kids.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Sherry Turkle: How to Keep Your iPhone from Destroying Your RelationshipsSubscriber access only
The MIT expert weighs in on our worst technology sins.
The MIT expert weighs in on our worst technology sins. Interview by Morgan Lee. Image: Heath Brandon / Flickr. It's not as if we need to invent incredible new technology,” she said.
Opinion | former TCW issue
Your Family: UnpluggedSubscriber access only
How to manage your kids’ screen time
None of this surprises parenting expert Dr. Kathy Koch, founder and president of Celebrate Kids, who has been studying the effects of technology on this generation of digital natives.
Opinion | Church
I Sent My Kids to a ‘Better School.’ But Was It the Right Choice?
As a parent, I feel caught between the needs of my children and the needs of my neighbors.
way to buy the house we wanted (and could afford) in Lansing while putting our kids in schools that had the components we felt were important to their education (technology, art, music
Opinion | Sexuality
Can Robots Be Sexist?
How artificial intelligence might reinforce and amplify gender stereotypes.
According to Eric Kim, cofounder and managing partner at Goodwater Capital, which invests in consumer technology companies, “The hope around AI is that we can utilize it to create
Why I’ve Spent Half My Life Helping North Korea
Despite political and military tensions in the region, the director of Christian Friends of Korea is committed to medical ministry.
Koreans in need. For some, it means teaching young people at the evangelical-founded Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. For Heidi
Opinion | Discipleship
Thou Shalt Not Bail
The bailing trend is an understandable byproduct of a busy culture. But is it Christian?
The bailing trend is an understandable byproduct of a busy culture. But is it Christian?
Opinion | Sexuality
Peeking into the WombSubscriber access only
A Christian response to advancing ultrasound technology.
Opinion | Sexuality. Peeking into the Womb. A Christian response to advancing ultrasound technology. Ultrasound technology was first used to look inside the womb in the 1950s.
Opinion | Family
Who’s the Most Excited About Brio? Probably Moms
We grew up on glossies. Our daughters want a different medium.
We grew up on glossies. Our daughters want a different medium.
Opinion | Pop Culture
'Get the Girl to Do It'
What 'Hidden Figures' reveals about race, women, and how our sons see our daughters.
to sign kids up for summer camps is always intense, but this past summer, few filled up as quickly as the one targeted at girls interested in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and
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