Opinion | Family
Parents: Let Go of Graduation Nostalgia
The end of school invites retrospection. But we have something better to look forward to.
Jennifer Grant is the author of five books for adults, including her recent memoir, When Did Everybody Else Get So Old? Indignities, Compromises, and the Unexpected Grace of Midlife.
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 | 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 | Discipleship
Your Best Years Are Not Behind You
God needs willing workers, not necessarily young ones.
Patricia Raybon is an award-winning author whose books include My First White Friend, winner of a Christopher Award, and Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their
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.
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.
Opinion | Discipleship
Lord, Save Me from My Side Hustle
Hard work is a virtue. But Scripture warns of its vice.
As someone who sympathizes with the urge to achieve, I'm still learning this the hard way. I read way too many books on efficiency and simplicity and self-betterment.
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 | Family
6 Ways to Survive the Grief of Childlessness
In a time of loss and lament, here’s how I found spiritual solace.
God's promises. Nobody can take away from you those texts from the Bible which you have learned by heart.”. 2. Read books about suffering. In the early
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
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 | Church
King’s Dream Succeeds If We Study the Bible
Cross-racial partnerships only have lasting power if they’re rooted in Scripture.
Bible study. The best approach: Have a facilitator from each church partner together in the process. Are there books you can read together? Can you
Opinion | Family
Special Needs Kids Don’t Need Special Parents
When my son was diagnosed with autism, I thought God had picked the wrong mom. Then I remembered Moses.
Diane Dokko Kim. Used with permission by Worthy Books, an imprint of Worthy Publishing Group, a division of Worthy Media Inc. All rights reserved.
Opinion | Pop Culture
15 Books That Are Good Enough to GiveSubscriber access only
Holiday book list: Her.meneutics writers recommend their favorites.
Opinion | Pop Culture. 15 Books That Are Good Enough to Give. These are the kind of books that we'd be happy to wrap up and give to our friends—or snuggle up and re-read ourselves.
Opinion | Sexuality
Why Adult Coloring Works for ChristiansSubscriber access only
I mocked the coloring book trend, until I discovered it for myself.
Alicia Cohn. Image: Electricnude/Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Last year, sales of coloring books in the US shot up from 1 million to 12 million units. The
Opinion | Family
Has Attachment Theory Made Us Anxious Parents?
How gospel truth and global perspective free us from guilt-inducing expectations.
and autism. Since its inception, the theory has spread through popular media and parenting books, in particular, The Baby Book by William Sears. As
Opinion | Church
The Dead White Man Who Could Fix Our Race Problem: Oswald Chambers
As a black woman wrestling with racism in America, I lean on a Scottish theologian’s four key insights.
Chambers, a voracious reader with a passionate love for books and learning, devoured the Bible but also novels, plays, poetry, history, philosophy, psychology, and theology.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Christians Can’t Ignore ‘Fun Home’ and Other Controversial BooksSubscriber access only
Alison Bechdel's memoir doesn't endorse sexual brokenness. Ultimately, it exposes it.
Opinion | Pop Culture. Christians Can't Ignore 'Fun Home' and Other Controversial Books. As an English professor, books, even controversial ones, seldom shock me.
Opinion | Church
How the Transgender Narrative Perpetuates Stereotypes
The church can offer hope to those who find it hard to love the body they’re in.
about Life and Sexuality. Used by permission from Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group, copyright January 2, 2018. Pearcey is the author