Reporting | Family
Are Pro-Life and Pro-Choice Women Any Closer to Finding Common Ground?
A year after the first Women’s March, politics continue to splinter the women’s movement.
Last year's record-setting Women's March—filling Washington DC and hundreds of other cities with streams of pink hats and feminist placards—launched an important discussion about
Opinion | Family
6 Ways to Survive the Grief of Childlessness
In a time of loss and lament, here’s how I found spiritual solace.
Coalition, 9 Marks, The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, and the Patheos Evangelical channel. She and her husband live in Washington, DC.
Opinion | Pop Culture
The Red Carpet Is No Longer a Refuge from Real-World Issues
This Academy Awards season, celebrities and fans are looking for more from Hollywood, but even with more robust coverage, they may not always find it.
My full-time job used to be covering the celebrities who came to Washington, DC, to lobby Congress—people like Matt Damon, Gary Sinise, Matthew Perry, Harrison Ford, James
Opinion | Discipleship
Are Smart, Educated Women Still Called to the Church Nursery?
For women like me, children’s ministry can seem like low-level work for the least experienced.
Angela Jasper, 67, has taught Sunday school to children in her southeast Washington, DC, church for the past 38 years and prays that each student would grow in the knowledge and
Opinion | Family
Never on Pause
In seasons of unpaid work or at-home care, your calling is still significant.
My area of Washington, DC, often doesn't fit the picture of a secularizing America. Nana Dolce (MTS, Palmer Theological Seminary) lives in Washington, DC, with her family.
Opinion | Discipleship
To More Than a Few Good Men: Don’t Give Up on Working with Women
Four research-based solutions beyond Mike Pence’s ‘Billy Graham Rule.’
film executive Harvey Weinstein, sexual harassment allegations have roiled the country, taking down high-powered men from newsrooms, Hollywood, Wall Street, and Washington, DC.
interview | Discipleship
How a Disney Ballerina Ended Up Fighting Modern Slavery
A director of church mobilization for International Justice Mission says women can’t have it all, but they can have something better.
Peter and I attended IJM's benefit dinner in Washington, DC. I bring him home a flag from every country I visit, and he asks me to say “hi” to the president when I go to Washington, DC.
Opinion | Church
6 Things Your Church Can Do During the Refugee Ban
The recent executive order has thrust refugees and resettlement agencies into limbo. Here’s how you can help.
an airplane for Jordan in early January to deliver medicines from MAP International to Syrian and Iraqi refugees, my church, National Presbyterian in Washington, DC, was making final
Women’s March Sets Out to Exclude 40 Percent of American Women
What pro-life feminists actually have in common with their pro-choice counterparts.
Ahead of the Women's March on Washington scheduled the day after Donald Trump's inauguration, Emma Green at The Atlantic asked, “Is there room in the movement for people who
Opinion | Pop Culture
Why We Need Wonder Woman
Even when it falters, the new female-led film brings freshness to the superhero flick.
She works as an editor at The Hill newspaper in Washington, DC, and also writes for The Washington Post, The Atlantic, Quartz, 5280 Magazine and Thrillist.
Reporting | Discipleship
Cohousing: The New American Family
How alternative forms of living are changing communities, challenging the church, and keeping millennials in the fold.
David Brooks recently wrote about a Washington, DC, couple who invited their son's friend over for dinner. This small act snowballed into a weekly dinner
Reporting | Church
It Doesn't Pay to Go on Maternity Leave at Most Evangelical Seminaries
On Christian campuses, unofficial flexibility is more common than extra benefits for new parents.
Such laws—currently enacted in four states and Washington, DC—require employers to cover a portion of wages while a new mom or dad stays home with his or her new child.
After Childhood Abuse, How Can I Trust Others with My Kids?
I equip my daughters to protect themselves and their bodies in ways I didn’t learn to.
Knowing this, what do I do with the notion that “it takes a church to raise a child?” My family belongs to a large church in southeast Washington, DC. The
Opinion | Discipleship
Freed from the Life I've Always Wanted
How Jesus confronted my "good Christian life"
Across my teenage years and into the start of adulthood and marriage, through a big-city stint in Washington, DC, even after the purchase of our first home on a small-town corner lot
I'm a Conservative Married to a Liberal
The gospel gives us guidelines for how to navigate our differences.
I graduated from Hillsdale College, a bastion of conservatism, and served for almost 10 years in Washington, DC, as the press secretary for one of the most conservative members of
Opinion | Family
Why Christians Need to Embrace a Changing Definition of FamilySubscriber access only
Single friends: We “traditional” families need you.
It's a saying commonly heard in Washington, DC, a place with changing political administrations, students and interns who come and go, and a workforce of upwardly mobile
Married Sex Is Good for You
Things we're reading and discussing this week.
Here, Sales (one of 50 leaders spotlighted in the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC) speaks of the crisis of white, rural
interview | Discipleship
Why Abortion Workers Need Our Forgiveness and Support
Some pro-life advocates view Planned Parenthood employees as killers complicit in crimes. Abby Johnson sees them as people worth rescuing.
0; tweet; link; email; print. This last Saturday, half a million women participated in the Women's March on Washington. I'm speaking at the March for Life in DC.
How Mother Teresa Changed Missions
Every outreach-oriented believer should know the secret of the 'Saint of Calcutta.'
funded by the Templeton Religion Trust. Born and raised in Bangalore, India, she lives in Washington DC with her husband Tim and their five children.
Opinion | Family
Public Displays of Christian Affection
Why we shouldn’t be turned off by healthy touch.
Lore Ferguson Wilbert is a writer and thinker based in Washington, DC. You can read more of her work onhttp:// and follow her on twitter at @lorewilbert.