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3 Biblical Leadership Examples Most Christians Ignore

Here are a few leadership tactics found in the Bible that I’ve never seen a Christian use well.

5 Ways We Fail Our Worship Leaders

We need to recruit, coach, and utilize “prophets who also play” vs. “performers who can pray.”

7 Signs You Have Found Your Calling

Realizing your calling isn’t an easy task, but these tips can help you stay on track.

5 Reasons to Watch Faith-Based Films

Allow the cinematic experience of Christian films to inspire and surprise you in new ways.

Why Christians Need More Non-Christian Friends

Six reasons to expand those relationships that are outside of your Christian bubble.

The Bible Is Not a Book

Five reasons to claim the experiential, creative, communal nature of Christian scripture.

Stop Guessing at God’s Will — Just Go

A Q&A with pastor John Ortberg on God’s will, Dr. Seuss, and walking through open doors.

Christian Fat Shaming and the Trouble with Gluttony

High obesity rates in America are not the result of a mass deficiency in will power.

Christian Women, Don’t Do This on a First Date

Stop looking for your future husband and look for a date instead.

10 Things I Wish Christians Considered Before Arguing with Atheists

Direct the conversation to Jesus . . . and other tips for gracefully dialoguing with atheist friends.

Johnny Manziel, Rehab, and the Gospel

How should Christians think through Johnny Manziel’s rehab announcement?

Is Donald Miller Becoming a Motivational Speaker?

The “Blue Like Jazz” author on how he lost everything — his money, his health, and his existential crisis.

10 Ways to Care for Widows and Orphans

The Bible commands that we visit widows and orphans in their affliction. Start here.

2014 in Christianity: A Year in Review

Let us call to mind where we’ve been and what we need to do to make this a better year for all people.

Ask Laura: Help! I Might Become a Mormon!

A potential convert faces telling her family about the decision.

Stuff Christians Say that Makes Jewish People Cringe

As a Jewish man who believes in Jesus, I have ample opportunity to hear what Christians say.

7 Subcultures of Shame in America

Shame is very much a ubiquitous, usually invisible scourge in American culture.

Why Are Christians So Upset Over Muslim Prayers at a Christian Church?

A recent skirmish over a Muslim service at the National Cathedral raises questions about sacred space.

Divorce Rates Are Dropping. But Are We Saving Marriage?

Will the least religious generation in decades also have the country’s most stable marriages?

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Emerging from the Fog of Suicide — and Nationwide Attention

An interview with Jane Clementi, whose son’s story gained widespread prominence in 2010.