Opinion | Sexuality
Lusting After Asparagus?: Our Culture's Food Porn ProblemSubscriber access only
What's wrong with ogling beautifully shot images of filet mignon and other rich foods? A lot, actually.
Opinion | Sexuality
Love Your Neighbor. Get Your Vaccines.Subscriber access only
How getting routine shots benefits not just you but your entire community.
Opinion | Sexuality
Are Pregnant Women Who Have Birth Plans 'Selfish?'Subscriber access only
Debunking the belief that pregnant women should sit back and be grateful for whatever happens on the big day.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Primetime Pregnancy: Why We Need Birthing FilmsSubscriber access only
Most women go into birth not knowing what to expect. Why birthing videos can help.
Opinion | Sexuality
The Unnoticed Merits of Having a Midwife During PregnancySubscriber access only
More than a "status symbol," midwives are an answer to the increased medicalization of birth.
Opinion | Sexuality
Why Women Today Are Eating Their Own PlacentasSubscriber access only
Scripture and church tradition are silent on the practice. But they aren't silent about our need for community.
Opinion | Pop Culture
In Defense of Sarcasm & Humor: A Response to the EarnestSubscriber access only
Why Christians can appreciate a good dose of laughter along with a serious sensibility.
Opinion | Sexuality
The Dark Side of Healthy Eating: Diagnosing 'Orthorexia' Eating DisordersSubscriber access only
Are "pure" diets really all that good for us?
Opinion | Sexuality
When Our Sexual Stories Go Off the Christian MapSubscriber access only
Amy Frykholm's 'See Me Naked' tells the stories of nine Christians (including the author) struggling to reconcile their sexuality and their beliefs.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Why Marilynne Robinson, Narrative Calvinist, Doesn't Fear Fox NewsSubscriber access only
Our current political and religious climate betrays a fear of other people and impending threat, says the author of 'Gilead'.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Channeling the Mama Bear Effect to Fight Child AbuseSubscriber access only
Blue Sunday is an opportunity for the church to take a stand.
Opinion | Sexuality
Kay Warren Talks to CT about Her Battle with DepressionSubscriber access only
Why the Saddleback Church co-founder's newest book says happiness isn't enough.
Opinion | Sexuality
Shaming Children for Eating Snacks: How Not to Fight Childhood ObesitySubscriber access only
The Bible suggests food is a gift from God—even when we're trying to lose weight.
Opinion | Church
Five-Senses Spirituality: Why Our Whole Bodies Need GodSubscriber access only
'Awaken Your Senses' teaches Christians to know the Father through our flesh.
Opinion | Family
Breastfeeding in Church, and Other Petty CrimesSubscriber access only
The act of breastfeeding is a picture of the care God gives us.
Opinion | Sexuality
Why a Funeral Is Not the Time to RejoiceSubscriber access only
We can let this season of Lent be Lent, so that Easter can be Easter.
Opinion | Sexuality
John Piper and the Rise of Biblical MasculinitySubscriber access only
Why many church leaders are tempted to confuse cultural norms with biblical truth.
Opinion | Sexuality
How We Can Harness the New Domesticity Without Diminishing WomenSubscriber access only
Keeping house is part of God's work, too.
Opinion | Pop Culture
A Word to Michelle Duggar's Critics: What it Means to Publicly Grieve a MiscarriageSubscriber access only
In a culture that doesn't have rituals for mourning a miscarriage, the Duggars' memorial service may become a helpful model.
Opinion | Sexuality
Should Christians Take Antidepressants?: A ResponseSubscriber access only
I've never heard Christians protest relieving the pain of childbirth. So why would they protest relieving major depression?