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Shia LaBeouf’s profession of faith

Posted by Megan Basham

Religion | Did the actor find Christ while filming Fury , or was he just acting?

Point-counterpoint: Father Abraham’s children

By Andrée Seu Peterson & John Piper
Posted

Religion | Should evangelicals support the state of Israel because it has a divine right to the land? Andrée Seu Peterson and John Piper have different perspectives

Joni Eareckson Tada: Suffering is sacred

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Q&A | The beloved quadriplegic and disability activist takes the American church to task for trying to eliminate suffering from the Christian life

Idaho ministers ordered to perform gay weddings

By Daniel James Devine
Posted

Religious Liberty | Under a city ordinance, pastors who operate a wedding chapel business can’t refuse to perform same-sex marriages

How a founder of country rock found Christ

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Q&A | Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Richie Furay now pastors a church in Broomfield, Colo.

Is Islam a religion of peace?

Is Islam a religion of peace?

By Darrow Miller
Posted

Islam | The West’s definition of ‘peace’ differs dramatically from Islam’s

Patrick Henry College president steps down

By Daniel James Devine
Posted

Higher Education | Leadership change comes as school pushes for growth

First-year teacher tried to stop shooter

By The Editors
Posted

Shooting | Four students remain hospitalized, including two of the shooter’s cousins

By whose standard?

By Dave Swavely
Posted

Religion | Religious colleges face a new threat over their sexual policies

Small wonders

Small wonders

By Kara Tippetts
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | Abounding in love means embracing daily grace

James and Ryan Dobson talk legacies

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Q&A | The father and son team talk about a new initiative to bring Dr. Dobson's wisdom to the next generation

Deadspin’s spin exposed

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Media | Deadspin, a sports website owned by Gawker Media, is “liberal, sarcastic, and humorous,” according to Wikipedia—and that combination was one more nail…

Unreal sales for Driscoll’s Real Marriage

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Religion | Document suggests Mars Hill Church bought its pastor’s spot on the New York Times best-seller list

Marine’s days in a Mexican jail may be numbered

By Caroline Leal
Posted

Military | The mother of a U.S. Marine veteran imprisoned in Mexico for six months after making a wrong turn at the border pleaded earlier this month with lawmakers for…

Art at the center of life with Down syndrome

By Courtney Crandell
Posted

Lifestyle | People with different ability levels need the arts, and the arts need them, too

Abortion battleground

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Campaign 2014 | A modest pro-life amendment in Tennessee has galvanized pro-abortion forces nationwide

China announces new two-child policy

By June Cheng
Posted

China | A researcher for the Chinese government announced last week that all couples in China will be allowed to have a second child in two years, the latest easing…

Canadian attacker a recent convert to Islam

By The Editors
Posted

Shooting | Prime Minister Stephen Harper says shooting rampage was an act of terrorism

Houston strikes sermons from subpoena

By Andrew Branch
Posted

Religious Liberty | But other demands remain in place, making the revision meaningless, pastors’ lawyers say

A test of true diversity

By Joel Belz
Posted

Higher Education | A controversy over discrimination is coming to an institution near and dear to you

Mark Driscoll resigns as pastor of Mars Hill Church

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Religion | The embattled co-founder of the Seattle megachurch steps down from his ministry post

Incident in Room 304

Incident in Room 304

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Death | When giving food to a patient became a matter of great controversy

War against ISIS finally gets a name

By Michael Cochrane
Posted

Military | After weeks of air attacks by U.S. forces in Iraq and Syria, the high profile fight against Islamic State militants finally has a name: Operation Inherent…

Tales of detention center woes

By Sophia Lee
Posted

Immigration | A California nonprofit helps immigrant detainees tell their stories of isolation, suffering, and abuse

Four score and seven reasons memorization is important

Four score and seven reasons memorization is important

By Amy Henry
Posted

Education | In the past couple of decades, memorization, aka “rote learning,” has become as unpopular an educational method as the use of the paddle. Rote learning…

Virtual games, real empathy

By Drew Dixon
Posted

Technology | Can video games help create cultural understanding and inspire evangelism?

Election 2014: Security fears explode

By J.C. Derrick
Posted

Campaign 2014 | Despite a resurgence of hot-button topics for Republicans, Democrats continue to defy odds and keep races close

Churches sue California over abortion coverage mandate

By Courtney Crandell
Posted

Abortion | The Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) and Life Legal Defense Foundation (LLDF) have filed a complaint with the federal Department of Health and Human Services…

Fire and <em>Fury</em>

Fire and Fury

By Megan Basham
Posted

Movies | New Brad Pitt movie provides a harrowing look at what, and who, it takes to win a war

Dallas nurse declared Ebola-free

By Lynde Langdon & Leigh Jones
Posted

Ebola Virus | Nina Pham, the Dallas nurse who contracted Ebola while treating the only U.S. patient to die of the deadly virus, is cured and was released today from the…

Huckabee no longer a presidential long-shot

By Kent Covington & Nick Eicher
Posted

Campaign 2016 | This article is the 14th in the White House Wednesday series   by The World and Everything in It  looking at potential 2016 candidates for president.

Midday Roundup: Pakistan upholds death penalty for Christian mom

By Lynde Langdon
Posted

Newsworthy | Wrongful death sentence. An appeals court in Pakistan last week upheld the death sentence for a Christian mother accused of insulting the prophet Muhammad.

One-word praying

One-word praying

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | In a village nestled in the rice paddies of Buan, South Korea, in the spring of 1999, I was in my mother-in-law’s house watching my husband die of cancer. I…

The return of security moms

By J.C. Derrick
Posted

Campaign 2014 | National security concerns are an election force after a decade-long absence

Conservative Catholics dissatisfied with final synod report

By Kiley Crossland
Posted

Family | Catholic bishops changed course on their softening tone on gays and divorcees Saturday in a final report released by the Synod on the Family, a two-week…

HRC targets pro-gay activist whose views aren’t extreme enough

By Courtney Crandell
Posted

Sexuality | Robert O. Lopez is openly bisexual, although he has a wife and two children. Raised by lesbian parents, the Cal State-Northridge English professor advocates…

The fall of Harvard

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Education | They say the Enlightenment is what caused Christian colleges like Harvard, Williams, Bowdoin, Middlebury, and Amherst to fall from grace. I have never…

Houston sermon subpoenas are censorship pure and simple

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Religious Liberty | Houston recently passed an ordinance through its city council that has sparked quite a bit of controversy amongst conservative evangelicals. The Houston Equal…

Globe Trot: Kim Jong-Un comes out of hiding

By Jamie Dean
Posted

International | HONG KONG: Pro-democracy demonstrations entered a third week in Hong Kong, and the weekend brought clashes between the student-led protesters and police.

Wrongful birth in a me-first culture

By Nick Eicher
Posted

Culture | When I first read the story of a wrongful birth lawsuit in Illinois, I could not believe my eyes. I thought it was a cruel parody, then I found out it…

Point-counterpoint: Father Abraham’s children

Posted by Andrée Seu Peterson & John Piper

Religion | Should evangelicals support the state of Israel because it has a divine right to the land? Andrée Seu Peterson and John Piper have different perspectives

Joni Eareckson Tada: Suffering is sacred

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Q&A | The beloved quadriplegic and disability activist takes the American church to task for trying to eliminate suffering from the Christian life

The fall of Harvard

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Education | They say the Enlightenment is what caused Christian colleges like Harvard, Williams, Bowdoin, Middlebury, and Amherst to fall from grace. I have never…

Is Islam a religion of peace?

Is Islam a religion of peace?

By Darrow Miller
Posted

Islam | The West’s definition of ‘peace’ differs dramatically from Islam’s

Art at the center of life with Down syndrome

By Courtney Crandell
Posted

Lifestyle | People with different ability levels need the arts, and the arts need them, too

Shia LaBeouf’s profession of faith

By Megan Basham
Posted

Religion | Did the actor find Christ while filming Fury , or was he just acting?

Idaho ministers ordered to perform gay weddings

By Daniel James Devine
Posted

Religious Liberty | Under a city ordinance, pastors who operate a wedding chapel business can’t refuse to perform same-sex marriages

‘For His good purpose’

By Jamie Dean
Posted

Persecution | American pastor Saeed Abedini pens a letter to his daughter from an Iranian prison

Transparent sinner

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Q&A | Christ alone, says author Elyse Fitzpatrick, is the answer for those burdened by ‘bricks and fluff’

Small wonders

Small wonders

By Kara Tippetts
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | Abounding in love means embracing daily grace

How a founder of country rock found Christ

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Q&A | Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Richie Furay now pastors a church in Broomfield, Colo.

Scientists can now edit any gene they want

By Julie Borg
Posted

Science | Biomedical researchers have developed a new technology that allows scientists to edit the genetic code of any species. The CRISPR (Clustered, Regularly…

Marine’s days in a Mexican jail may be numbered

By Caroline Leal
Posted

Military | The mother of a U.S. Marine veteran imprisoned in Mexico for six months after making a wrong turn at the border pleaded earlier this month with lawmakers for…

Course reversal

Course reversal

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Biography | A short story, a grand canyon, and a 180-degree turn to the realization that not a college falls to earth apart from the will of our heavenly Father

Broken home

By Sarah Padbury
Posted

Family | Another adopted teen returned to foster care, this time with heavy publicity. What went wrong?

A tale of two colleges

By Sophia Lee & Angela Lu
Posted

Higher Education | Two Christian colleges, both founded in 1906, both about the same size, have gone in different directions

HRC targets pro-gay activist whose views aren’t extreme enough

By Courtney Crandell
Posted

Sexuality | Robert O. Lopez is openly bisexual, although he has a wife and two children. Raised by lesbian parents, the Cal State-Northridge English professor advocates…

Patrick Henry College president steps down

By Daniel James Devine
Posted

Higher Education | Leadership change comes as school pushes for growth

Teams enter World Series on emotional, spiritual highs

By Andrew Branch
Posted

Sports | San Francisco outfielder Travis Ishikawa doesn’t recall rounding the bases after hitting a three-run, walk-off home run Thursday night that beat the St.

A test of true diversity

By Joel Belz
Posted

Higher Education | A controversy over discrimination is coming to an institution near and dear to you

James and Ryan Dobson talk legacies

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Q&A | The father and son team talk about a new initiative to bring Dr. Dobson's wisdom to the next generation

Balkan betrayal, again and again

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

History | In a region long used as a pawn by great powers, reformers have reason to be suspicious of the West

One-word praying

One-word praying

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | In a village nestled in the rice paddies of Buan, South Korea, in the spring of 1999, I was in my mother-in-law’s house watching my husband die of cancer. I…

The 7th betrayal

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

History | As safe financial havens for corrupt leaders, the United States and others share some blame for Balkan problems

The truth test

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Sexuality | Experience shows clear problems with transgenderism, but is that enough?

Let it be seen in me

By Sophia Lee
Posted

Lifestyle | Bob Foster has lived in such a way that his lifestyle demands an explanation

ISIS orders attacks against U.S. military families

By Caroline Leal
Posted

ISIS | ISIS is threatening the lives of U.S. military members and their families, urging jihadist sympathizers to target them anywhere they find them. On Friday, Fox…

Pilgrims passing through

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Q&A | Author Carolyn McCulley says contentment can be elusive in singleness, or any area of life, because we are broken persons

Fire and <em>Fury</em>

Fire and Fury

By Megan Basham
Posted

Movies | New Brad Pitt movie provides a harrowing look at what, and who, it takes to win a war

Virtual games, real empathy

By Drew Dixon
Posted

Technology | Can video games help create cultural understanding and inspire evangelism?

The Green Prince

By Daniel James Devine
Posted

Documentary | Of all unlikely people to feel brotherly love, the unlikeliest might be an Israeli intelligence agent and the son of a Hamas leader. Israel and Hamas have…

Four pre-election cautions

Four pre-election cautions

By Joel Belz
Posted

Politics | The behavior of Christians is meant to set a standard

Wrongful birth in a me-first culture

By Nick Eicher
Posted

Culture | When I first read the story of a wrongful birth lawsuit in Illinois, I could not believe my eyes. I thought it was a cruel parody, then I found out it…

Tales of detention center woes

By Sophia Lee
Posted

Immigration | A California nonprofit helps immigrant detainees tell their stories of isolation, suffering, and abuse

Four score and seven reasons memorization is important

Four score and seven reasons memorization is important

By Amy Henry
Posted

Education | In the past couple of decades, memorization, aka “rote learning,” has become as unpopular an educational method as the use of the paddle. Rote learning…

A heads-up for living

A heads-up for living

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | We don’t know the hour, but the Bible’s predictions give us important information

City demands pastors’ sermons in LGBT lawsuit

By Andrew Branch
Posted

Free Speech | Houston attorneys want pastoral messages and private correspondence as they fight attempt to get anti-bias ordinance on the ballot

China announces new two-child policy

By June Cheng
Posted

China | A researcher for the Chinese government announced last week that all couples in China will be allowed to have a second child in two years, the latest easing…

Classical education never goes out of style

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Education | INDIANAPOLIS—Diagram sentences … learn Latin conjugations in third grade … memorize the preamble to the Constitution. Those assignments may not sound…

Researchers rekindle vaccine-autism debate

By Daniel James Devine
Posted

Autism | New study claims to show a link between widespread use of fetal cell vaccines and an upsurge in autism

Point-counterpoint: Father Abraham’s children

Posted by Andrée Seu Peterson & John Piper

Religion | Should evangelicals support the state of Israel because it has a divine right to the land? Andrée Seu Peterson and John Piper have different perspectives

Idaho ministers ordered to perform gay weddings

By Daniel James Devine
Posted

Religious Liberty | Under a city ordinance, pastors who operate a wedding chapel business can’t refuse to perform same-sex marriages

Fire and <em>Fury</em>

Fire and Fury

By Megan Basham
Posted

Movies | New Brad Pitt movie provides a harrowing look at what, and who, it takes to win a war

Shia LaBeouf’s profession of faith

By Megan Basham
Posted

Religion | Did the actor find Christ while filming Fury , or was he just acting?

Incident in Room 304

Incident in Room 304

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Death | When giving food to a patient became a matter of great controversy

Mark Driscoll resigns as pastor of Mars Hill Church

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Religion | The embattled co-founder of the Seattle megachurch steps down from his ministry post

Four score and seven reasons memorization is important

Four score and seven reasons memorization is important

By Amy Henry
Posted

Education | In the past couple of decades, memorization, aka “rote learning,” has become as unpopular an educational method as the use of the paddle. Rote learning…

We’re living in depressing times

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Newsworthy | Some people I know refuse to watch the news or read the papers these days, and who can blame them? The headlines are depressing and no one seems to be in…

Insuppressible truth

Insuppressible truth

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | Untruths, cover-ups, and falsifications cannot last in the long run, but the truth is unkillable. Proverbs is not poetic but a promise you can take to the…

One-word praying

One-word praying

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | In a village nestled in the rice paddies of Buan, South Korea, in the spring of 1999, I was in my mother-in-law’s house watching my husband die of cancer. I…

By whose standard?

By Dave Swavely
Posted

Religion | Religious colleges face a new threat over their sexual policies

The truth test

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Sexuality | Experience shows clear problems with transgenderism, but is that enough?

A stack of prayers

A stack of prayers

By Chelsea Kolz Boes
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | Lately I’ve taken up the habit of praying through index cards. My college lit professor did this, endlessly walking around the campus pond praying for our…

A charged spiritual zone

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Faith & Inspiration | On a recent Saturday I was with a group of 25 women who were strangers to me. The “ice-breaker” assignment was to find four things we had in common with…

The fall of Harvard

By Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted

Education | They say the Enlightenment is what caused Christian colleges like Harvard, Williams, Bowdoin, Middlebury, and Amherst to fall from grace. I have never…

How a founder of country rock found Christ

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Q&A | Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Richie Furay now pastors a church in Broomfield, Colo.

Houston sermon subpoenas are censorship pure and simple

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Religious Liberty | Houston recently passed an ordinance through its city council that has sparked quite a bit of controversy amongst conservative evangelicals. The Houston Equal…

Deadspin’s spin exposed

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Media | Deadspin, a sports website owned by Gawker Media, is “liberal, sarcastic, and humorous,” according to Wikipedia—and that combination was one more nail…

Joni Eareckson Tada: Suffering is sacred

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Q&A | The beloved quadriplegic and disability activist takes the American church to task for trying to eliminate suffering from the Christian life

Conservative Catholics dissatisfied with final synod report

By Kiley Crossland
Posted

Family | Catholic bishops changed course on their softening tone on gays and divorcees Saturday in a final report released by the Synod on the Family, a two-week…

China announces new two-child policy

By June Cheng
Posted

China | A researcher for the Chinese government announced last week that all couples in China will be allowed to have a second child in two years, the latest easing…

Can tech giants stop female employees’ biological clocks?

By Courtney Crandell
Posted

Business | Apple and Facebook have announced they will offer insurance coverage for infertility treatments, sperm donation, and egg freezing, igniting a debate about the…

The Vatican’s shifting stance on marriage and family

By Caroline Leal
Posted

Religion | In a dramatic shift in tone, an assembly of Roman Catholic bishops convened by Pope Francis at the Vatican released a preliminary document Monday calling for…

Canadian attacker a recent convert to Islam

By The Editors
Posted

Shooting | Prime Minister Stephen Harper says shooting rampage was an act of terrorism

Wrongful birth in a me-first culture

By Nick Eicher
Posted

Culture | When I first read the story of a wrongful birth lawsuit in Illinois, I could not believe my eyes. I thought it was a cruel parody, then I found out it…

A little ray of all-American sunshine

By Janie B. Cheaney
Posted

Sports | I’m a fair-weather sports fan, meaning I get excited about a team only when they’re winning. But not just  any  team—there has to be some…

The Obama trust deficit

By D.C. Innes
Posted

Presidency | With the midterm elections just two weeks away, President Obama should reflect soberly on his approval ratings, the lowest of his presidency, which indicate a…

Is Islam a religion of peace?

Is Islam a religion of peace?

By Darrow Miller
Posted

Islam | The West’s definition of ‘peace’ differs dramatically from Islam’s

HRC targets pro-gay activist whose views aren’t extreme enough

By Courtney Crandell
Posted

Sexuality | Robert O. Lopez is openly bisexual, although he has a wife and two children. Raised by lesbian parents, the Cal State-Northridge English professor advocates…

Southern exposure

By Jamie Dean
Posted

Campaign 2014 | In a string of Senate races across the South, pro-abortion groups are spending big to promote a shaded agenda

Art at the center of life with Down syndrome

By Courtney Crandell
Posted

Lifestyle | People with different ability levels need the arts, and the arts need them, too

Who needs an Ebola czar?

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Ebola Virus | “Rabbi, is there a proper blessing for the czar?” He thinks for a moment and responds: “May God bless and keep the czar … far away from us!” —

War against ISIS finally gets a name

By Michael Cochrane
Posted

Military | After weeks of air attacks by U.S. forces in Iraq and Syria, the high profile fight against Islamic State militants finally has a name: Operation Inherent…

Midday Roundup: Pakistan upholds death penalty for Christian mom

By Lynde Langdon
Posted

Newsworthy | Wrongful death sentence. An appeals court in Pakistan last week upheld the death sentence for a Christian mother accused of insulting the prophet Muhammad.

The war on Ebola gets a general, the WHO admits it failed

By Lynde Langdon
Posted

Ebola Virus | Leading the way. President Barack Obama has named a longtime Washington administrator as the czar of the government’s response to the Ebola virus. Ron Klain…

The D-word is coming to a campus near you

By Josh Good
Posted

Religious Liberty | Colleges continue to kick Christian clubs off campus for ‘discrimination’ in leadership

James and Ryan Dobson talk legacies

By Warren Cole Smith
Posted

Q&A | The father and son team talk about a new initiative to bring Dr. Dobson's wisdom to the next generation

Patrick Henry College president steps down

By Daniel James Devine
Posted

Higher Education | Leadership change comes as school pushes for growth

Gracepoint

Gracepoint

By Megan Basham
Posted

Television | The primary difference between the brilliant British series Broadchurch that aired on BBC America last year and the Americanized remake Gracepoint that premiered on…

Street savvy

By Emily Belz
Posted

Hope Award | East Region winner Seeds of Hope has won credibility in a brutal Camden neighborhood

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