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Why Church Isn’t Optional for Christians

Here are eight reasons you shouldn’t stay home this Sunday. Or any Sunday.

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The Beauty of Biblical Submission

The unique roles men and women have in marriage are a living message of the gospel.

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Why Chuck Colson Is the Ideal Millennial Role Model

Five traits the late Watergate-implicated, prison reforming evangelist shared with Millennials.

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Can the Gospel Fill Our Manhood Void?

We’re missing a chapter from the Bible — and the men best able to help reclaim manhood.

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Christians Have to Stop Blaming Each Other

We talk a lot about church unity. Where is the evidence we actually want it?

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8 Lessons for the Church from Downton Abbey

Both Downton Abbey and the Church are capable — reluctantly and imperfectly — of learning and change.

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5 Things Christians Can Learn From Apple

It’s time for Christians to follow Apple’s lead and “Think Different.”

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10 Things You Should Know About Christians Around the World

Here are a few things I learned about the church worldwide after traveling to 13 countries.

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How Evangelicals Can Regain Our Superpowers

What if rejecting religious freedom laws actually helps evangelicals rediscover the power of the Gospel?

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A Case for Stating the Obvious on Good Friday

Context matters when reading Christ’s Passion, especially when anti-Semitism is alive and well.

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How to Battle the Church’s Pornography Problem

Five ways we can apply the Gospel to the fight against this damning epidemic.

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Jesus Was a Jew — Get Over It

A Q&A with award-winning writer James Carroll on how Christians misunderstand Jesus.

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10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About the Great Commission

This conversation between Jesus and his apostles is jam-packed with important things for us to know.

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Christians Need to Reclaim the Practice of Piety

In this Lenten season, let’s remember that piety is the joyful fulfilling of our duty to God and each other.

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“It’s Not a Matter of Obeying the Bible”: 8 Questions for Walter Brueggemann

The Old Testament scholar says the “military consumerist mentality” is one of the most pressing problems facing churches today.

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10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About the Black Church

There’s more to the story than soulful music and whooping preachers. Way more.

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10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About the Gospel

A professor of New Testament lists 10 key points on the heart of the Christian message.

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Forgiveness Is Something I Do Everyday

I used to think forgiveness was dramatic. Now I know it’s also domestic.

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Jesus’ Five-Part Strategy for Dealing with ISIS

Can the evil of ISIS be overcome with good? Or is bombing them our only hope?

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4 Ways Christian Fundamentalists Get Progressive Christianity Shockingly Wrong

Fundamentalist Christians have taken over the faith. It’s time for followers of Jesus to take it back.