Reporting | Family
How Science Became a Weapon in the Mommy Wars
Peer-reviewed research intensifies parenting debates… and can leave us even more confused.
Reporting | Family. How Science Became a Weapon in the Mommy Wars. Peer-reviewed research intensifies What science can't address. We can look at
Opinion | Family
Has Attachment Theory Made Us Anxious Parents?
How gospel truth and global perspective free us from guilt-inducing expectations.
They also argue that attachment theory is not purely evidence-based science, as experts claim, but rather the product of a very particular cultural moment.
Opinion | Church
Are Religious Kids Meaner or Nicer?
A Christian sociologist responds to two contradictory studies and what they tell us about science.
A Christian sociologist responds to two contradictory studies and what they tell us about science. Opinion | Church. Are Religious Kids Meaner or Nicer?
Opinion | Church
God Made Our Brains to Need Others
Both science and Scripture invite us to share our suffering.
Opinion | Church. God Made Our Brains to Need Others. Both science and Scripture invite us to share our suffering. Image: Waldo Jaqith / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
Reporting | Discipleship
Feeling Loved by God Buffers Body Esteem in Men More Than Women
Two psychologists at Hope College respond to Christian young adults who struggle with body satisfaction.
Two psychologists at Hope College respond to Christian young adults who struggle with body satisfaction.
Opinion | Pop Culture
'Get the Girl to Do It'
What 'Hidden Figures' reveals about race, women, and how our sons see our daughters.
rush 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
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.
That Jesus never existed? Or that modern science has disproven Christianity once and for all? Does science conflict with what the Bible teaches about Creation?
Reporting | Church
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
5 Ways to Fulfill Your New Year’s Resolutions
The holy work of change requires a power much greater than personal discipline.
we're all in this together.”. Scripture and science agree that we don't change as well without others' support. Some resolutions need the accountability
Opinion | former TCW issue
Embracing ScienceSubscriber access only
Let’s put the faith vs. science mentality to rest
Opinion | former TCW issue. Embracing Science. Let's put the faith vs. science mentality to rest. Science and God's Second Book. While there certainly are
Opinion | Family
Treasures in Heaven, Tchotchkes on Earth
What happens when our kids don’t want our heirlooms.
A steady tide of articles has highlighted the trend, including this recent piece by Samantha Bronkar in the Christian Science Monitor with an apt title summarizing the generational tension
Opinion | Pop Culture
21 Books Worth Giving as Christmas Gifts
Holiday book list: CT Women writers recommend their favorites.
From memoirs to “anti-devotionals,” old Russian classics to new releases, here are their favorites. Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World.
Opinion | Sexuality
Can Robots Be Sexist?
How artificial intelligence might reinforce and amplify gender stereotypes.
How artificial intelligence might reinforce and amplify gender stereotypes.
Opinion | Discipleship
How Discipleship Is Transforming Nairobi, One Woman at a Time
Women in urban East Africa face challenges that are both unique and universal.
Levina Musumba Mulandi holds a Bachelor of Science in engineering from University of Nairobi, a Master of Arts in Christian educational studies from the International Leadership
Reporting | Family
Young, Female, and Pro-Trump
How white evangelical millennials are defying political predictions.
Image: Ryan Burge. “That is a really interesting statistic that kind of defies the national trend,” said Scott Waller, political science department chair at Biola University.
Opinion | Discipleship
Middle-Aged Women Face a Crisis of Discipleship
Are churches missing out on discipling those in midlife?
In their recent book Church Refugees, sociologists Josh Packard and Ashleigh Hope also bring hard science to explore the reasons driving this exodus among those who say they're
Opinion | Sexuality
How We Made Too Much of GenderSubscriber access only
Reclaiming an identity more meaningful than manhood or womanhood.
shoes. Science and media pundits told us that gender differences were purely social constructs—we were all products of our environment. Progressive
Reporting | Discipleship
Why Even Pessimists Can Embrace Hope
A social psychologist explains why fear and hope often work as a team.
How do you quantify or measure something as abstract as hope? How does social science give you a way to do that? There are a number of different ways you can measure emotions.
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.
“It is hard now to imagine a world in which virtually everything of importance—law, humane learning, science, and religion—was carried on in a language known only by an educated
interview | Family
The Three Myths of Cohabitation
Sociologist Bradford Wilcox reports the surprising results of his new international study on cohabitation and its impact on kids.
On the one hand, the science seems to continue to mount that kids are especially likely to flourish when raised by their own married, biological parents.