Loading
Find Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Bookmark & Share Subscribe to Feed
Wanna join our 6011 other users? | Register
Menu 

Christianity


Christian Century

Christianity Today Magazine

  • Why Zika, and Other Viruses, Don’t Disprove God’s Goodness

    Why Zika, and Other Viruses, Don’t Disprove God’s Goodness

    A microbiologist reflects on the problem of evil in human diseases.It’s been two years since Christian missionaries and aid workers in Zika-infested areas wrestled with whether to stay or go after the virus triggered an international public health…
    - -
  • Evangelical Ethiopian Helps End Orthodox Schism

    Evangelical Ethiopian Helps End Orthodox Schism

    Africa’s youngest head of state heals the wounds of one of its oldest churches.Ending 27 years of schism, Ethiopian Orthodox Christians in their homeland and in America reunited the two feuding branches of one of the world’s oldest churches.Iro…
    - -
  • One-on-One with Joseph D’Souza on GAFCON

    One-on-One with Joseph D’Souza on GAFCON

    Despite the many severe challenges Christians face, the church is growing in India.Ed: What are some of the challenges Christians are currently facing in India?Archbishop D’Souza: Since the time of the apostles, Christians have faced persecution…
    - -
  • John Inazu: Why I’m Still Confident About ‘Confident Pluralism’

    John Inazu: Why I’m Still Confident About ‘Confident Pluralism’

    The past two years have only strengthened my belief that tolerance, humility, and patience can help heal our fractious public life.Two years ago, I published a book called Confident Pluralism. In it, I argue that living together across our differenc…
    - -
  • So, What Comes After Church Growth?

    So, What Comes After Church Growth?

    Characteristics of the Church Growth Movement itself present challenges to church multiplication. The regrettable shortage of multiplying churches can be explained, at least in part, by the lingering implications of the wholesale adoption of busines…
    - -
  • The Healing of Willow Creek

    The Healing of Willow Creek

    Misguided loyalty harmed this historic congregation. True loyalty can redeem it.In light of the resignation of its pastoral staff and elder board, it’s time to rally around Willow Creek Community Church with support and prayers. With those resigna…
    - -
  • Mattresses, Experiences, and Instagramming Your Worship Service

    Mattresses, Experiences, and Instagramming Your Worship Service

    What place does social media have in our worship services?When was the last time you bought a mattress? Did you walk around a showroom and awkwardly lie down on several of them? Did you close your eyes, try to get comfortable, and imagine what it wo…
    - -
  • Onward Christian Superheroes

    Onward Christian Superheroes

    Two of Netflix’s Marvel heroes arise out of their respective Christian cultures.Blind lawyer Matthew Murdock (Charlie Cox) sits in the confession booth at a New York City Roman Catholic church describing his family history—that is, his and his b…
    - -
  • John Piper Changed ‘Great Is Thy Faithfulness.’ Experts Weigh In.

    John Piper Changed ‘Great Is Thy Faithfulness.’ Experts Weigh In.

    Reformed tweaks to Methodist hit raise the question: Should hymns keep the theological orientation of their authors?The worship team at The Gospel Coalition's recent women’s conference selected “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” to conclude speaker J…
    - -
  • One-on-One with Karen Swallow Prior on ‘On Reading Well’

    One-on-One with Karen Swallow Prior on ‘On Reading Well’

    Reading good literature well is in itself a practice of virtue. Ed: The subtitle of your book is “Finding the Good Life through Great Books.” What do you mean by “the good life”?Karen: Some people think living “the good life” means havi…
    - -

Elev8

Guidepost

    I'm Christian. I'm gay. Let's Talk.

    • My Blog Has Moved to Wordpress

      My Blog Has Moved to Wordpress

      Thanks to all those who've supported this blog over the years. I'm moving over to Wordpress with a slightly different format. Hope you'll join me there!Jesus Unboxed
      - 21 Jun 16, 12:32pm -

    RELEVANT Magazine

    Janine Just, Inc.
    Janine Just, Inc.
    Janine Just, Inc.
    Janine Just, Inc.

    Sojourners: Blog

    • newPennsylvania Report Details Decades of Sexual Abuse by Priests

      Pennsylvania Report Details Decades of Sexual Abuse by Priests

      The report cited 301 priests who are accused of abuse. As a consequence of the cover up, only two priests are subject to prosecution — some abusers died and other cases are too old to prosecute. There were more than 1,000 victims identified in the…
      - 10 hours ago, 14 Aug 18, 6:42pm -
    • newWhy Religious Freedom Hasn't Included Native American Traditions

      Why Religious Freedom Hasn't Included Native American Traditions

      At a time when the Trump administration has created a new task force to address discrimination against certain religious groups, the exclusion of Bears Ears and other places of religious significance from these discussions raises important questions…
      - 14 hours ago, 14 Aug 18, 2:45pm -
    • newWhat the Church Can Learn from Pilgrimages

      What the Church Can Learn from Pilgrimages

      The great temptation for the church is to remain settled in its comfort zone, doing the same routine. While it may be on the course to a slow death, it can get by and not feel much pain. But the people of God are never meant to be settled; they are c…
      - 16 hours ago, 14 Aug 18, 12:20pm -
    • newThe Courage to Challenge Caesar

      The Courage to Challenge Caesar

      Courage is an indispensable part of love, faith, and relationship. They exist only to the extent that we have the courage to take a risk and try to live them. Courage is the foundation of faith. Jesus often encourages his followers to live bravely be…
      - 17 hours ago, 14 Aug 18, 11:46am -
    • How Artists Are Using Comics to Tell Bible Stories

      How Artists Are Using Comics to Tell Bible Stories

      These comic book creators, and others like them, are drafting complicated, compelling narratives of Christianity that cut across today's expected divisions. Writers and artists who grew up with Christian backgrounds are finding inspiration in the sto…
      - 1 day ago, 13 Aug 18, 6:00pm -
    • Climate Change and Wildfires – How Do We Know If There's a Link?

      Climate Change and Wildfires – How Do We Know If There's a Link?

      It seems the role of climate change is seldom mentioned in many or even most news stories about the multitude of fires and heat waves. In part, this is because the issue of attribution is not usually clear. The argument is that there have always been…
      - 2 days ago, 13 Aug 18, 2:15pm -
    • White Nationalist Rally Draws Small Group in Nation's Capital. Counter-Protests Draw Thousands

      White Nationalist Rally Draws Small Group in Nation's Capital. Counter-Protests Draw Thousands

      About 1,000 protesters gathered a few blocks from a white nationalist rally Sunday, far outnumbering the fewer than two dozen Unite the Right activists who walked to Lafayette Park near the White House one year after the deadly riots in Charlottesvil…
      - 2 days ago, 12 Aug 18, 7:05pm -
    • God Is Allowed in School

      God Is Allowed in School

      Whether I am on an inner-city street, or a remote village, or in a Title I public school classroom, I try to live out my life as Gustavo Gutiérrez describes life among the poor in his book A Theology of Liberation.
      - 3 days ago, 12 Aug 18, 1:24pm -
    • Buen Camino: A Journey Toward a Future Faith

      Buen Camino: A Journey Toward a Future Faith

      Pew Research just released results of a major survey on why Americans go, and don’t go, to church today. Not surprisingly, the number of those attending religious services regularly is declining, with numbers of younger people the highest. But amo…
      - 3 days ago, 12 Aug 18, 1:03pm -
    • 4 Truths to Equip the Fight Against White Nationalism

      4 Truths to Equip the Fight Against White Nationalism

      On Aug. 12, 2017, I woke up keenly aware that I might die. I reflected on this reality during my drive to Charlottesville, Va., with plans to stand up for love and peace against white supremacy. I left Charlottesville physically unharmed, but scarred…
      - 5 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 11:29am -

    The Christian Post

    WORLDmag

    • Globe Trot: Imprisoned Iranian Christian granted medical care
      Plus, India’s religious freedom, aid in Iraq, EU censorship, terror-tracking technology, and Kenyan protests
      - 8 Jun 16, 1:38pm -
    • New York Times goes off the deep end over women’s swimming hours
      A New York Times critique of women-only swimming hours for Hasidic Jews is makingwaves, particularly since earlier this year the Timespraised a Toronto aquatic center’s protections of Muslim modestywith screened lanes and female-exclusive h…
      - 8 Jun 16, 12:50pm -
    • Missouri appeals court considers the rights of frozen human embryos
      Another divorced couple went to court last week to fight over theremains of their shattered marriage, but their disagreementinvolves more than the typical tug-of-war over furniture andhouses. The Missouri Court of Appeals must determine whether…
      - 8 Jun 16, 12:45pm -
    • Speaking freely on campus
      Federal court sides with N.C. State Christian group’s First Amendment rights
      - 8 Jun 16, 12:19pm -
    • Midday Roundup: Truck plows into bicyclists in Michigan
      Deadly ride. Motorists reported a pickup truck driving erraticallythrough a western Michigan town for at least 30 minutes before itslammed into a group of bicyclists Tuesday evening. The accidentkilled five people and four suffered serious inju…
      - 8 Jun 16, 11:50am -
    • Historic agreement reached to renovate the reputed tomb of Jesus
      For the first time in more than 200 years, renovations began Mondayon what is traditionally believed to be the tomb of Jesus Christ.The site has not been touched since 1810 due to the rivalry amongthe site’s guardians: the Roman Catholic, Gre…
      - 8 Jun 16, 11:38am -
    • Increasingly violent political protests threaten Kenya’s stability
      Kenya’s government on Tuesday banned the opposition party fromprotesting against the country’s electoral commission after policekilled two demonstrators on Monday during violent clashes. Policyanalysts warn the increasing protests threaten…
      - 8 Jun 16, 11:25am -
    • Pro-life groups celebrate Renee Ellmers’ defeat
      Amid a tumultuous presidential election cycle, one election trendremained glaringly constant entering Tuesday’s primaries: NoRepublican incumbent in the U.S. House or Senate had lost to aprimary challenger. That changed Tuesday when Rep. Rene…
      - 8 Jun 16, 8:45am -
    • Illegal gemstones from Afghanistan are funding Islamic extremists
      While Taliban militants in Afghanistan harvest up to $3 billionannually from opium poppy profits, another moneymaker lies beneaththe country’s war-ravaged soil: lapis lazuli, a deep ultramarineblue mineral almost entirely unique to Afghanista…
      - 8 Jun 16, 8:35am -
    • Clinton clinches the Democratic nomination
      Hillary Clinton won decisive victories in California and New Jerseylast night, sealing her selection as the Democratic presidentialnominee. According to the latest Associated Press tally, Clintonhas 2,755 delegates going into the July conventio…
      - 8 Jun 16, 8:22am -

    EEW Magazine

    • newDevotion: Heaven is responding to your cry

      Devotion: Heaven is responding to your cry

      Prepare to dance and shout the victory because of the way God showed up.God sent you this word to encourage you to remain courageous and filled with confidence in the God of our salvation.Click here for more...
      - 17 hours ago, 14 Aug 18, 12:10pm -
    • newPodcast: The weapon will not prosper

      Podcast: The weapon will not prosper

      In today’s inspiration, Dianna Hobbs says, no matter what it looks like, this will not hurt you. It will not shake you. The weapon the enemy has formed will NOT prosper.You're walking in the unstoppable favor of God.Click here for more...
      - 17 hours ago, 14 Aug 18, 12:08pm -
    • Devotion: God is breaking the yoke!

      Devotion: God is breaking the yoke!

      The enemy would love to bind you up, trap you and defeat you, but God won’t let it happen. You are breaking free. The strongholds your adversary hoped would keep you tied up forever won’t have that effect.Click here for more...
      - 1 day ago, 13 Aug 18, 6:05pm -
    • Podcast: This is just a set up

      Podcast: This is just a set up

      Does it look like you’re down for the count and will be surely defeated? Dianna Hobbs gets you ready for an epic plot twist in today’s inspiration. She says, God is setting you up for something good, all for the glory of His name!Click here for…
      - 1 day ago, 13 Aug 18, 6:02pm -
    • Making digital disciples: Bishop Joseph Walker maximizes social media to reach the lost

      Making digital disciples: Bishop Joseph Walker maximizes social media to reach the lost

      Bishop Joseph Walker is using social media to expand his reach and share the Gospel with more people.“It's important to take advantage of key opportunities to reach the lost and expand,” he says.Click here for more...
      - 4 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 4:56pm -
    • Tasha Cobbs Leonard defends John Gray against critics of his Trump meeting

      Tasha Cobbs Leonard defends John Gray against critics of his Trump meeting

      The criticism of Relentless pastor John Gray has been relentless since he agreed to join other faith leaders for a meeting with President Donald Trump to discuss prison reform. But Carl Lentz and Tasha Cobbs Leonard are defending him. Click here f…
      - 5 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 4:25pm -
    • Kirk Franklin calls out Christians' 'hypocritical' behavior

      Kirk Franklin calls out Christians' 'hypocritical' behavior

      Grammy-winning Gospel composer, Kirk Franklin, says he thinks fellow Christians should show more compassion to their weak and faltering brothers and sisters in Christ. He recently called out what he perceives as “hypocritical” behavior.Click he…
      - 5 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 4:20pm -
    • Devotion: God’s about to do it completely

      Devotion: God’s about to do it completely

      God has a good plan for your life that will be revealed at just the right time. Through dark days, keep believing. Keep pressing.Keep trusting. Keep confessing His promises. Keep expecting.Click here for more...
      - 5 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 11:46am -
    • Podcast: You're stepping into a blessing!

      Podcast: You're stepping into a blessing!

       Are you in a dry season? In today’s inspiration, Dianna Hobbs says you’re stepping into a new season—right into your blessing!Be encouraged as you listen. Click here for more...
      - 5 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 11:40am -
    • Devotion: God's power is working

      Devotion: God's power is working

      The next time you feel weak and discouraged, as if you won’t make it, remind yourself that God’s power is working in and through you, equipping you to do all things. He is changing situations that you can’t!Click here for more...
      - 6 days ago, 9 Aug 18, 12:28pm -
    MyPopMuse

    About PopMuse

    A curated aggregation of musings from across the land and of different subject matters for the scanoholics.