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A Symphony of Salvation
Christianity Today 2023-12-23 @ 14:00
An angelic celebration that is a foretaste of what's to come In Luke 2:13, we witness a party of angels parading the night sky as they sing a declaration of praise over Christ's arrival on earth as...
Out of Darkness, Light
Christianity Today 2023-12-22 @ 13:00
The light of the world came to confront our sin At some point in our childhoods, many of us developed an aversion to the dark. I remember lying in my bed as a young boy with the LA Dodgers game...
From Egypt, Into Eternity
Christianity Today 2023-12-21 @ 13:00
The plight of Mary and Joseph echoes through generations When my mom was nine months pregnant with me, she and my dad had to flee their country suddenly. A war had broken out and the fighting was...
The Contrast Between Two Miraculous Mothers
Christianity Today 2023-12-20 @ 13:00
How Mary and Elizabeth exalt God through their mutual joy Often when we find ourselves in a similar season of life to those around us, we note how they are handling their situation compared to our...
Why Joseph Is Known as the Silent Saint
Christianity Today 2023-12-17 @ 12:00
How to listen for God's leading when things seem to go wrong Joseph is known as the silent saint. Though his part in the story of Christ is not small—his is the royal line Jesus claims, his...
The Suspense of Mary's Yes
Christianity Today 2023-12-16 @ 12:00
How a courageous response echoes through eternity In Luke chapter 1, we are presented with a beautiful account of how the angel came to Mary, how she heard him, and how she responded in courage: "I...
Don't Miss These African Christmas Hits
Christianity Today 2023-12-08 @ 18:00
Jam out this season to highlife, Afrobeats, jazz, a cappella, R & B, rap, dance, and hip-hop artists from Nigeria, South Africa, and more. Having listened to hours of African Christmas music, I...
When Grief like Sea Billows Roll Through Your Holidays
Christianity Today 2023-12-07 @ 19:00
I learned how to mourn when my mom lost her mind, and then her life, to dementia. When my mother passed away last winter, I discovered the gift of grief. In the span of a single year, my mother...
The 'Soul of India' Now Lives in Its Cities. Is the Local Church Ready?
Christianity Today 2023-12-07 @ 18:00
How Christian outreach has come to look like the YMCA, call center ministries, and the "Christward" movement model. India's swift urbanization is reshaping the nation's identity, with over one-third...
Deconstructed Home for the Holidays
Christianity Today 2023-12-06 @ 19:00
Faith is dividing families. What does lament look like in our relationships to God and our loved ones? Traditionally, the phrase "home for the holidays" has conjured up feelings of warmth and...
From Buddhist Monk to Thai Gangster, God's Grace Broke Me
Christianity Today 2023-12-06 @ 15:00
God showed me that if he could change me, he could also change a broken border town. Surrounded by lush jungle mountains drenched in tropical fog, the Thai town of Mae Sot near the Thailand-Myanmar...
God Thwarted the Tower of Babel. But Its Spirit Lives On.
Christianity Today 2023-12-04 @ 14:00
From the builders of Genesis 11 to the architects of the modern world, we've forgotten who makes our name great. An excerpt from CT's Book of the Year. Learn about CT's 2024 Book Awards here.) The...
Christianity Today's 2024 Book Awards
Christianity Today 2023-12-04 @ 14:00
Our picks for the books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture. Think of something big and important happening in the world—some cultural trend, political movement, or...
My Top 5 Books on Confucianism
Christianity Today 2023-12-01 @ 14:00
These books can help Christians gain a better understanding of Confucianism and do better in our evangelism. Confucianism is a belief system rather than a religion, a system of ethics rather than a...
'Jesus' Is Getting Animated
Christianity Today 2023-12-01 @ 13:00
The Cru film ministry is working on a next-generation remake of the iconic 1979 movie seen by millions. Hair isn't the biggest problem. But it is a problem when you're trying to animate Jesus and...
Interview:
Christianity Today 2023-12-01 @ 12:00
Interview with Lausanne-affiliated expert discusses who is in the church, the propriety of proselytism, and the example given by Billy Graham in Russia and Romania. Are evangelicals and Orthodox...
God Talks Through My Daughter with Down Syndrome
Christianity Today 2023-11-30 @ 20:00
Adults with intellectual disabilities can have robust spiritual lives. Are we learning from them? Every Sunday afternoon, my daughter and I join a Zoom call with her friend and her friend's mom...
At McLean Bible, Mike Kelsey Is Reimagining the Multiethnic Church
Christianity Today 2023-11-30 @ 18:00
After trials and turmoil, the first Black lead pastor at the DC-area megachurch will be commissioned with a nod to his heritage. Weeks before his installation as the first Black lead pastor at one...
Long a Tribal Lifeline, Borneo Mission Hospital Now Needs Its Own
Christianity Today 2023-11-30 @ 17:00
As foreign doctors left, funding dropped, and local healthcare improved, Bethesda weighs its future. Growing up in the coastal city of Singkawang in Indonesia's West Kalimantan province, Samuel...
Netflix's 'Leo' Is About a Talking Lizard—and Learning from Your Elders
Christianity Today 2023-11-30 @ 15:00
Adam Sandler's new kids' movie is an entertaining musical with an unlikely lesson in intergenerational discipleship. A recent conversation in my Bible study turned to how we interact with people...
Chinese Christians Use Zoom for Church. The Government Is Making That Harder.
Christianity Today 2023-11-30 @ 14:00
Pastors are looking to new options as technical difficulties plague their go-to video conferencing platform. On a hot night in August, Yong Shao, a small group leader of a house church in a major...
The Pink Scandal of the Evangelical Mind
Christianity Today 2023-11-29 @ 18:00
The Evangelical Theological Society has its first female president. But what about intellectual life for women in the pews? The scandal of the evangelical mind is pink. Or to put it less...
Have Yourself a Bluesy/Lo-fi/Choral/Global Little Christmas
Christianity Today 2023-11-29 @ 17:00
CT picks 7 new holiday albums to add to your favorites. The biggest holiday music release of the season has been Cher's new album, Christmas, featuring guests like Stevie Wonder (whose charming...
Should Gaza's Christians Flee South, Evacuate East, or Stay in Church Shelters?
Christianity Today 2023-11-29 @ 15:15
Sick, hungry, and weary, Palestinian Christians are urged by IDF to leave the northern strip, while outside advocates debate a West Bank escape. Temporary cease-fire offers window of opportunity to...
How Can Older Believers Better Support Gen Z?
Christianity Today 2023-11-28 @ 15:28
The next generation values open-mindedness and is highly skeptical of religious institutions. But they haven't given up on God. In 2021, Springtide Research Institute put out a report on the "State...
Canadian Evangelical Scholar Fired Following University Investigation
Christianity Today 2023-11-28 @ 01:00
A Christian college terminated John G. Stackhouse after an independent report alleged a pattern of inappropriate remarks to students. The professor challenges the findings. Canadian evangelical...
Africa's Wall Street Quiets Christian Worship
Christianity Today 2023-11-27 @ 22:10
In the commercial capital of Malawi, Pentecostal pastors and churches face fines or removal for making a joyful noise. Loud Pentecostal worship is part of the soundtrack of Africa's major cities...
The Christian Liberal Arts Tradition Can Appeal to Christians and Non-Christians Alike
Christianity Today 2023-11-27 @ 16:00
Its main rivals seek truth without transcendence, or justice without redemption. And both flatten the meaning of human existence. College and university professors in the liberal arts (humanities...
The Whole Family Flees to Egypt: How a Gaza Pastor's Wife Left Church Shelter
Christianity Today 2023-11-22 @ 17:30
Harrowing journey with three children and wheelchair-using grandmother reunites family with separated husband. In lieu of peace, increasingly desperate Christians also want out. Janet Maher is out...
Christmas Celebrations Canceled in Bethlehem, Jerusalem, and Jordan
Christianity Today 2023-11-22 @ 17:20
Gutted by Gaza, Holy Land Christians exchange holiday cheer for a hallowed Christmas Eve in solidarity with suffering neighbors. There will be no Christmas lights in Bethlehem this year. In...
Metal-Detecting Brits Unearth Medieval Church Artifacts
Christianity Today 2023-11-22 @ 17:00
Archaeologists are using over a million amateur finds to study pilgrimage sites, the Black Death, and the Protestant Reformation. Much has been written about religious life in the medieval era, but...
Online Content Runs from Good to Bad. The Bigger Danger Is Online Habits.
Christianity Today 2023-11-21 @ 16:00
Despite our best intentions, the default practices of digital life can deform our souls. No one with a good car needs to be justified," declares Hazel Motes, the protagonist of Flannery O'Connor's...
Nikki Haley Courts Iowa Evangelicals Amid Poll Surge
Christianity Today 2023-11-21 @ 16:00
Though Trump remains the frontrunner, poll-watchers say the South Carolina Methodist is having her moment. Veteran Iowa GOP activist Marlys Popma has gotten a call from Nikki Haley's presidential...
Should We Sing About Drowning Our Enemies?
Christianity Today 2023-11-21 @ 15:00
Elevation's recent hit has stirred a broader discussion on how to incorporate imprecatory language in worship without being triumphalist. "Spiritual Enemies to be Encountered," one of the lesser-kno...
Napoleon Uncomplex
Christianity Today 2023-11-21 @ 15:00
Ridley Scott's "Napoleon" is well-cast, well-made, and without a thought-provoking theory of its subject's world-changing appeal. After the violent throes of revolution, in a bankrupt French...
My Unlikely, Cross-Cultural Friendsgiving
Christianity Today 2023-11-21 @ 14:00
A tea date with a Middle Eastern stranger led to friendship with women from nearly 20 countries—and changed my perspective on the world. It's 5 a.m. and my house is quiet, but the world is...
Chapter 9: Beauty from Ashes
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 21:39
Stories from the pandemic remind us that hope abounds even in the most difficult circumstances. Without question, the pandemic was one of the most difficult seasons the modern church has ever faced...
I've Been a Prosperity Gospel Parent
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 18:00
As a young mom, I tried to do everything right. The longer I parent, the less I seek "success" and the more I rely on God's grace. We did everything right. As Christian parents, we scan the...
Died: Carlton Pearson, Pentecostal Preacher Who Rejected Hell
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 17:20
The former COGIC leader and Oral Roberts mentee said he wore his "heretic" label "like a badge." When Carlton Pearson was a teenager, he cast out a demon in church. He was the son and grandson of...
First Woman Steps into Leadership of Evangelical Theological Society
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 17:00
Wheaton professor Karen Jobes becomes president a decade after a study found "hostile and unwelcoming" atmosphere. The Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) has instated its first female president...
What Dallas Pastors Preached After JFK's Assassination
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 14:51
Sixty years later, their sermons calling for change and greater civility still resonate. Less than a year before the US presidential election, pastors took to their pulpits to decry a culture of...
Flashes of Glory—and Brutality
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 14:00
A conversation with artist Kieran Dodds and academic Christian Gonzalez Ho on their new exhibit, ancient pilgrimage sites, and the church of the future. This interview is a special collaboration...
Loaves and Casserole Dishes: Will Church Cookbooks Survive?
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 14:00
The spiral-bound tomes guarding the secrets of the best sugar cookies, sheet cake, and seven-layer salad are disappearing–but not completely. Did someone say Jell-O salad? This is the time of...
Frozen Embryos Are the New Orphan Crisis
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 12:00
More than a million unused IVF embryos are in cryostorage. Are they the next pro-life frontier? Evangelicals and other pro-life advocates saw the 2022 Supreme Court's decision on Dobbs v. Jackson...
God's Promises Are Clearest When We Turn Out the Lights
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 12:00
Christians have every reason to reduce light pollution. It's hard not to be sentimental about a Northern Hemisphere December, with its snow (or in the American South, where I live, its relative...
Pharaoh Did You Know?
Christianity Today 2023-11-20 @ 12:00
How the shepherds upended Egyptian power. Those familiar with the Bible know how to imagine Pharaoh of Exodus: heart-hardened as he heard from Moses and Aaron, "Let my people go." However, we don't...
As Philippines' Drug War Rolls On, Christians Continue Their Work
Christianity Today 2023-11-17 @ 13:00
Duterte tried a hardline policy. Marcos is prioritizing rehab. Christians point to Jesus. While running for office last year, Philippines president Ferdinand "Bong Bong" Marcos Jr. promised to seek...
American Christians and the Anti-American Temptation
Christianity Today 2023-11-17 @ 13:00
Christians can love America—with all of its flaws and failures—precisely because we don't expect it to be the kingdom of God. This piece was adapted from Russell Moore's newsletter...
Displaced from Israeli Border, Lebanese Presbyterians Wrestle with Whom to Blame
Christianity Today 2023-11-16 @ 19:00
As limited clashes with Hezbollah threaten to expand Israel's war against Hamas, local evangelicals suffer a battle not of their making. Rabih Taleb looked out from the pulpit at the 30 nervous...
Skeptical of Politicians and Parties, Gen Z Isn't Pumped for the 2024 Race
Christianity Today 2023-11-16 @ 18:00
But on Christian campuses, first-time voters are still trying to find their own ways to engage the issues. Gen Z Christians are creating their own playbook when it comes to the intersection of...
 
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