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Died: Harry Blamires, the C. S. Lewis Protégé Who Rediscovered ‘The Christian Mind’
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Influential theologian and author lived to be 101, and to see his popular book remain in print. British theologian and literary scholar Harry Blamires, who taught the church to think like Christians in the face of a secularizing culture, died last month at age 101. His writing career was shaped by C. S. Lewis, who […]

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Waiting Outside an Abortion Clinic Years Ago Was Worth It
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The mother of an almost-aborted baby reached out with this letter about her son. So much of life is spent waiting. The mother waits months to hold the babe nestling in her womb. The parent devotes years of love and discipline in hopes of helping the child bloom. The Christian shares the gospel, trusting God […]

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Ravi Zacharias Responds to Sexting Allegations, Credentials Critique
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Exclusive: Popular apologist explains extortion lawsuit, while RZIM defends his resume. Ravi Zacharias built his career defending the Christian faith. Now the famous apologist is defending his own reputation. Today, Zacharias and his eponymous Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) released their first statements specifically addressing a personal lawsuit involving a married woman who sent nude […]

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What the New Midlife Crisis Means for Christian Women
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Middle-aged women contending with stress can find solace in this gospel message. The holidays are upon us. My mailbox is brimming with catalogs, our family calendar is stacked with end-of-year events, and I’m not the only woman feeling the irony of hauling out plastic totes of decorations proclaiming “peace” and “joy” when often this season […]

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The Only Bright Spot in American Giving
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Research highlights radical giving of poor and unpaid labor of women. My brother and I grew up lower-middle income on or near military bases, where the needs of young service members and their families can be seen pretty acutely. Our family relied on the generosity of others, but my mom also involved our family in […]

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Inclusive Leadership: What We Need to Be Effective Leaders in Today’s Diverse World
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Are you close friends with someone who is significantly different? As a PhD student studying inclusive leadership,* I’m exploring how leaders effectively assemble a diverse team of people and then ensure their different perspectives are included and valued. I’m curious to know… How can a team of missionaries from different parts of the globe effectively […]

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The Problem of Suicide: How is the Church Caring for those Impacted?
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A church without the broken is a broken church. Each year, 44,193 Americans die by suicide which, on average, amounts to 121 suicides per day. For many of us, these figures don’t feel too far off. We can picture the faces and remember the names of those in our own communities who’ve taken their own […]

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The Truth about Suicide
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More and more Americans are taking their own lives. How the church can step up. In 2015, more than 44,000 Americans died by suicide—one death every 12 minutes, as the Department of Health and Human Services put it. The overall suicide rate has grown by nearly 30 percent over the past 15 years, prompting some […]

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Do We Need Another Denzel Washington Christ Figure?
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CT asks the actor about his latest movie and Hollywood’s ongoing quest to score the faith audience. To churchgoers, Denzel Washington comes across as the ideal movie star. An Oscar winner accepted among the mainstream elite, he is also open, even evangelical, about his Christian beliefs. In person, the 62-year-old speaks like a Pentecostal preacher […]

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Equipped with Chris Brooks on Moody Radio
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I had another opportunity to guest host on Moody Radio. Last week I had the privilege of once again guest hosting on Moody Radio. I sat in for “Equipped with Chris Brooks,” which airs Monday – Friday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm Central. On Monday, November 6, my guest was Dr. Jamie Aten, founder and […]

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A Punk Rock Rebel Returns to Church
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I was parked between “spiritual but not religious” and “New Age dilettante” when depression threw me into God’s arms. I have always been a person of gloom. Even as a small child, I suffered bouts of depression salted with anxiety before I even knew what the words meant. From toddlerhood on, insomnia overtook me as […]

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A Crash Course on Being a Protestant Today
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A new “ecclesiological think tank” offers a valuable but incomplete summary. What is the church? Though the question has dogged Christians since the Book of Acts, there has been something of a renewal of interest among American evangelicals. Over the past few years, especially in the wake of cultural transformations in American society, evangelicals have […]

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The Faith of the ‘Killable People’
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Why “prison Pentecostalism” is flourishing among criminals, gang members, and others on society’s margins. Whatever doctrine might be preached, when there is Christian worship within the walls of prisons—among the world’s damned—an ancient theology of hell is being recovered, incarnated on earth. It is Christ’s descent to the dead, his triumphant ekklesia conquering the gates […]

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What Arab Leaders Think of USAID Funding Persecuted Christians
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Middle East believers pray more American money won’t mean more problems. Ashty Bahro was one of the first to the scene in al-Qosh, traveling 25 miles over mountainous roads from his base in Iraqi Kurdistan to the town where 850 Iraqi Christian families had been newly displaced. Only weeks earlier, the families had relocated to […]

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Love Thy Neighbor: South Asia Christians Advocate for Rohingya Muslims
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Believers in Bangladesh and Pakistan aid fellow persecuted minority fleeing Myanmar (Burma). Christians in Bangladesh and Pakistan are rallying to support Rohingya Muslims, a fellow persecuted minority in South Asia. Since August, Rohingya refugees have fled targeted violence in Myanmar, the predominantly Buddhist country (formerly known as Burma) where they have long been denied citizenship […]

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A Call to Faith in Action: Mass Incarceration & The Church's Response
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IPM, CACE, and FPE hosted the GC2 Summit on Mass Incarceration On Wednesday, the Institute for Prison Ministries (IPM) of the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College hosted the GC2 Summit on Mass Incarceration. This event was co-sponsored by Wheaton College’s Center for Applied Christian Ethics (CACE) and Center for Faith, Politics, and Economics (FPE). […]

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The Christian Mandate to Subvert Tribalism
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Our call to pursue nuance, a love-infused, subversive force. The awful hangover from last year’s contentious US presidential election seems to have transitioned into something of a chronic migraine. Interparty animosity is higher than it’s been in a quarter century; nearly 9 in 10 of those in both the Republican and Democratic parties have at […]

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Open Letter to John Piper on White Evangelicalism and Multiethnic Relations
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Lecrae, Truth’s Table, and an Asian American ministry leader Dear John Piper, In your Desiring God article, you wrote how you didn’t know what Lecrae’s “loosening from ‘white evangelicalism’ means for multi-ethnic relations.” I’d like to attempt to address this. Before I do, I’d like to offer up a definition of terms. Evangelicalism: 1) a […]

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International Adoptions Drop to New Low as Evangelical Funding Spikes
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Churches continue to rally for orphan care while the State Department addresses global restrictions. The number of international adoptions hit a historic low last year, despite growing attention toward orphan care among US evangelicals. Americans adopted 5,372 children in the year ending September 2016, down from a 35-year low the 12 months before. The number […]

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A Roman Catholic Appreciation of Justification by Faith
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Both traditions can appreciate Luther’s famous dictum as a recovery, not a discovery. Five hundred years ago, Martin Luther, an Augustinian monk, famously broke with the Roman Catholic Church, primarily over the doctrine of justification. Luther insisted salvation came through sola fide (faith alone), but Catholic leadership disagreed and excommunicated Luther for his views. So, […]

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Why Female Theologians Take Flak in the Public Square
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The potential rewards of celebrity culture are many, but so are the risks. When Tish Harrison Warren’s article “Who’s In Charge of the Christian Blogosphere?” crossed my Twitter feed last spring, I braced myself for a strong response. In the piece, Warren claims that the blogosphere has exposed a longstanding authority crisis within evangelicalism, especially […]

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