Opinion | Church
King’s Dream Succeeds If We Study the Bible
Cross-racial partnerships only have lasting power if they’re rooted in Scripture.
Opinion | Church. King's Dream Succeeds If We Study the Bible. Cross lines. The less obvious truth, however, is that believers need to start with the Bible itself.
Reporting | Church
Iranian American Minister: Why the Bible Belt Is the Perfect Place for Muslim Refugees
Samira Page sees the church mobilizing to serve Dallas’s influx of new neighbors.
Iranian American Minister: Why the Bible Belt Is the Perfect Place for Muslim Refugees. The constant curiosity led Page to launch a weekly Bible study and worship service.
Reporting | Discipleship
The Sweatiest Bible Class in America
Revelation Wellness puts Scripture at the center of its group fitness program.
Reporting | Discipleship. The Sweatiest Bible Class in America. Revelation Wellness puts Scripture at the center of its group fitness program. Johanna
Opinion | Church
Why I Don’t Sit With My Husband at Church
Five reasons to separate from your spouse—and sometimes your kids—on Sunday mornings.
church. The Bible insists on this: We are brothers and sisters in one body. As part of this body, my five-year-old does not need my undivided attention.
Opinion | Family
6 Ways to Survive the Grief of Childlessness
In a time of loss and lament, here’s how I found spiritual solace.
Nobody can take away from you those texts from the Bible which you have learned by heart.”. 2. Read books about suffering. 5. Read encouraging Bible stories.
Opinion | Discipleship
Beth Moore: My 5 Keys to Accountability
In this celebrity culture, it’s easy for a servant to lose her way. These few habits keep our eyes on Jesus.
The second reason: The Holy Spirit is really all that makes this Bible teaching ministry work. If I quench him often enough or long enough, this ministry will wither and die.
Reporting | Church
How Single Women Became an Unstoppable Force in Bible Translation
Female missionaries have propelled the movement to bring Scripture to every tribe and tongue.
How Single Women Became an Unstoppable Force in Bible Translation. Over the past several decades, unmarried women in particular have dedicated their lives to Bible translation.
Opinion | Discipleship
Six Ways to Inspire Confident, Contagious Faith in Your Kids
How do we help children and teens contend with the big questions? An apologist offers her take.
How should they respond when they encounter a skeptic who thinks the Bible is a collection of legends and fables? How do we know the Bible is trustworthy?
Opinion | Church
6 Ways Martin Luther Led Me to My Own Personal Reformation
As a young Catholic, learning about the Protestant Reformation dramatically changed my faith.
3. The Bible is God's love letter to us and to the church. I had to find a Bible in my own vernacular, and I found one in The Message, Eugene Peterson's translation of the New Testament.
excerpt | Discipleship
God's Feminist Ideals
We're created to be image bearers and justice seekers.
Based in part on their understanding of Jesus and the Bible, men and women of faith fought together for women to have the right to vote. The Bible never supports such independence.
interview | Family
How to Get Our Girls Into Scripture
Erin Weidemann, founder of Bible Belles, wants to introduce young women to brave female role models.
Erin Weidemann, founder of Bible Belles, wants to introduce young women to brave female role models. interview | Family. How to Get Our Girls Into Scripture.
Reporting | Discipleship
She Reads Truth: Why Women Will Lead the 21st-Century Bible Resurgence
A hashtag started a movement to get millions of women into the Word.
She Reads Truth: Why Women Will Lead the 21st-Century Bible Resurgence. The number of people reading the Bible on their phones has more than doubled since 2011.
Reporting | Discipleship
4 Things Beth Moore Taught Me About Writing
What the biggest name in women’s Bible studies wants the next generation to know.
Reporting | Discipleship. 4 Things Beth Moore Taught Me About Writing Leer en Español. What the biggest name in women's Bible studies wants the next generation to know.
Bible Study Meets Crafting: The Bible Journaling Craze
What this artsy trend among Christian women shows us about offline spirituality.
Bible Study Meets Crafting: The Bible Journaling Craze. What this artsy trend among Christian women shows us about offline spirituality. Tricia McCary
Opinion | Church
God’s Message to #MeToo Victims and Perpetrators
Scripture offers a radical framework for understanding anger and forgiveness.
They wonder if the God of the Bible can be trusted. Fortunately, the Bible witnesses to God's own people clenching their fists at him and crying out for justice.
Opinion | former TCW issue
When Does the Bible Allow Divorce?
Scripture’s guidance for broken, hurting marriages
Opinion | former TCW issue. When Does the Bible Allow Divorce? After studying the Bible, she has come to the conclusion that she divorced for selfish reasons, not biblical ones.
Reporting | Family
Babies Need Their Moms. But Moms Need Paid Leave.
“Conservatives love my family-first message, but you have to pay for that message,” says researcher.
sacrifice nothing. As a faith-based community, the Christian Bible talks about sacrifice, how having children does require sacrifice in those early years. You
Opinion | Church
Six Ways to Support and Challenge Those Who Leave Church
How churchgoers can journey with their “done” brothers and sisters.
I met recently with an old friend of mine. We'd gone to church together two decades ago and formed a relationship in the trenches of nursery duty and Vacation Bible School.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Q+A: The Story Behind the Jesus Storybook Bible
Sally Lloyd-Jones wrote a kids Bible so popular that they’re releasing an adult version.
Opinion | Pop Culture. Q A: The Story Behind the Jesus Storybook Bible. Sally Lloyd-Jones wrote a kids Bible so popular that they're releasing an adult version.
Reporting | Church
‘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.
Deborah Pardo-Kaplan is a freelance religion journalist living in Austin, Texas. For her other articles, including a story for CT about Bible Study Fellowship, visit pardokaplan.com.