Category Archives: Christianity

4 Questions Christians Should Ask About Cultural Engagement

4 questions intended to connect our actions with what we know to be true about the world from the biblical story.

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Will Christian Denominations in America Fade Away?

The imminent demise of denominations is premature, and a denominational affiliation is not the “hindrance” many believers consider it to be.

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The Commencement Speech as Cultural Barometer

Commencement addresses are a good indicator of what our friends and neighbors “take for granted” as sound advice and worldly wisdom.

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The Duggars and the Evil Outside

Thoughts on parenting, wisdom, and the limits of “sheltering.”

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Thank God The Sun Came Up Today

Gratitude increases the more you realize things really don’t have to be this way.

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Running from a Bad Church Situation May Hinder Your Spiritual Growth

What if the choice to leave a difficult church situation will actually short-circuit your formation as a Christian? Does God use uncomfortable church situations as part of His process of sanctifying us?

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The Battle Over How to Interpret Pew’s “Religious Landscape” Survey

Divergent perspectives on the Pew survey are connected to larger narratives that frame how conservative and liberal Christians in the United States see themselves.

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3 Takeaways From My Recent Trip to Biola

Renewed and refreshed, and ever hopeful for the bright future of evangelicalism.

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When You Want to Be a Christian But Don’t Believe in God

Is it possible to reclaim your religious affiliation if you no longer believe in the doctrines of the faith?

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Discipleship as Equipping Believers to Read the Signs of the Times

What kind of discipleship is necessary to fortify the faith of believers so that we see through the world’s false and damaging views of history and the future?

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