Maria Baer & John Stonestreet
Sports Gambling Is a Bad Bet
Thursday, October 21, 2021
Today is what some call “the professional sports equinox,” the one night of the year where the NBA, NHL, MLB, and the NFL all have games. For sports fans, it’s like Christmas, Easter, Labor Day,...
Abortion Is Not Necessary for Female Athletes to Succeed
Monday, September 27, 2021
More than 500 female athletes signed an Amicus brief last week asking the U.S. Supreme Court to rule against a Mississippi law that bans abortions after about 15 weeks of pregnancy.
You Are What You Binge
Thursday, September 23, 2021
Pediatricians are growing increasingly concerned about an explosion in facial and vocal tics in teenagers, especially teenage girls. Doctors say that neurological scans of teenage girls with what...
Why People Are Leaving Churches
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Long gone are the days when believers automatically joined the church down the street. Even denominational loyalties, theological convictions, and worship styles are not as important as they used...
Our Way with Words
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Without God, there is no meaning, not in language, or art, or in reality itself. Christians, because our worldview begins not only with God but with a God who communicates, are far more in the...
Culture Shifts in Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic
Thursday, August 26, 2021
For the Christian, there are immovable Biblical principles that should mark and form the structures of our lives. These should not be moved, edited, or altered by cultural shifts.
What's 'Good Art,' Anyway?
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Sometimes Christians think of “culture” as all the “bad” stuff “out there.” But culture is simply what humans do with the world. When God told Adam and Eve to fill the Earth and subdue it, He was...
The God Committee and Our Call to Play God
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Our culture often makes the mistake of asking if we can do something before asking if we should and then determining that if we can do something, that’s all the reason we need to know that we...
Is God Really on the Throne during Revolutions and Collapsed Buildings?
Friday, July 16, 2021
Some things in this world are really bad, other things are really good. Ruling over it all, still on His throne, Christ is renewing our hearts and minds to make His glory our greatest pleasure and...
What the Church Gave Alcoholics Anonymous and What it Should Offer Again
Thursday, July 15, 2021
Unconditional intimacy is the natural outgrowth of groups whose members don’t have to be convinced they’re unlovable sometimes, or often. When people walk into an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, they...
Your Body, Whose Choice?
Thursday, June 17, 2021
The very concept of “bodily autonomy” was originally a Christian contribution to an often cruel and barbaric world. Far from suggesting that our bodies are mere heaps of matter for us to do with...
Politics Makes a Lousy Worldview
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Our politics today is merely a show, a reality show that doesn’t give us the reality about us, or about the world. And let’s be honest, the show is getting embarrassing. On the other hand, the way...
Kids, COVID-19, and Preparing for Storms
Friday, June 4, 2021
While everyone was “flying blind” at the beginning of the pandemic, it is becoming more and more clear that, in the noble interest of protecting bodies, many public officials neglected to...
How to Stay When the World Says Leave
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
The Church is not above our critique, of course, but too many who embrace the habit of criticizing her soon find themselves as no longer part of her. Make no mistake, the Church is Christ’s bride....
Leave Loud, Blaming Churches
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
According to a new Gallup poll, the number of Americans who belong to a church, synagogue or mosque has fallen below 50 percent for the first time since 1937. Moreover, many of the people who have...
The Supreme Court Doesn't Get the Last Word
Thursday, May 6, 2021
In a crucial chapter in his important book, The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self, Carl Trueman shatters the notion of political neutrality within the Court, as well as the notion that the Court...
Loving Our Neighbors By Refusing to Lie
Friday, April 30, 2021
Among the reasons that Christians cannot sit out our culture-wide conversations about sexual orientation and gender identity is that it is based on a lie about the human person, a lie that has...
Why the Church Must Fight Anti-Semitism in All of Its Forms
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Hatred of the Jews is perhaps the oldest hatred in the world. Typically, anti-Semitism is perceived as coming from far-right, white supremacists or radical Muslim extremists. However, according to...
Christian news headlines from the United States and around the world
John Piper Urges Christians: 'Get Vaccinated' and Resist Right-Wing Pressure – 'God Alone Owns' You
Maryland Pastor Faces Federal Charges for Arranging 60 Fraudulent Marriages
Almost 70 Percent of Born-Again Christians Say Jesus Christ Isn't the Only Way to God, Study Shows
Controversial Biden Nominee Confirmed: She 'Encouraged Harassment of Religious Schools'
Father Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison for Drowning His 4-Year-Old in a Church Baptismal Pool
The Problem with Deconstructing Faith
4 Ways to Enhance Your Prayer Life
God Alone Can Permanently Ground Our Sense of Wonder
God Will Use Christians Dedicated to Worshipping Him to Transform the Lives of Others
The Abolition of Man is Humanity in the Trenches
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