The Author

Rebecca McLaughlin holds a PhD from Cambridge University and a theology degree from Oak Hill seminary in London. She has addressed audiences ranging from professors to prisoners and spoken alongside leaders such as Andy Crouch and Paul Tripp. Rebecca is a regular writer for The Gospel Coalition. Follow her at

50 Shades of Love

The sexualized fantasies of films like ‘50 Shades Freed’ neither free us nor satisfy us. They just distract us from what will.

How Reading Your Bible Could Truly Break Your Heart

To know the Bible as true, you must reverse-engineer...

Jane Austen’s Answer to Atheism 2.0

Atheism 2.0 seeks to replace Scripture with culture, giving...

How the Hero of ‘Doctor Who’ Is—and Is Not—Like Jesus

Doctor Who is importantly unlike Jesus. But there are...

6 Cracks in a Secular Worldview

If the universe is nothing more than what science...