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Why Millennial Men Must Care about the “War on Women”

July 17, 2014

Men should stay out of women’s business, they say. But as Christians and future husbands and fathers, women need men to engage in the “war on women” debate.

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How to Fight Evangelicals with Narrative, Part 2

July 10, 2014

Of course, the term “liberal Protestant” in the Millennial mind means the Mainlines, which conjure up the smell of must, organ bellows, cheap coffee, and watered-down Tang. That’s not hip or energetic enough.

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The Latest Threat to Evangelical Support for Israel

July 10, 2014

Conservative Christians have generally been known for their enthusiastic support for the Jewish state. But a new movement of young activists is seeking to change that.

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How to Fight Evangelicals with Narrative, Part 1

July 9, 2014

The story—a kind of anti-testimony, an un-come-to-Jesus moment—makes readers feel like this is a common occurrence, encouraging some while demoralizing others. It might be misleading, and it might even be rhetorical over-reach, but it is an effective strategy.

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Religious Liberty Victories and the Strange Fruit of Sour Grapes

July 1, 2014

Do not miss the dialectic of William James here: religion is really personal and individualistic. Everyone is free to make religion into whatever they “feel.” All is negotiable otherwise….

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Supreme Court Rules for Hobby Lobby in Religious Liberty Case

June 30, 2014

Today the U.S. Supreme Court ruled against Obamacare’s HHS mandate compelling religious employers to subsidize insurance for contraceptives and abortifacients.

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Compassionate Evangelicalism?

June 4, 2014

When “evangelicals” know and accept that the same hand that feeds them turns around and provides for the murder of unborn life, that’s not compassion. It’s despicable and it looks nothing like Jesus Christ.

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Men, Sin, and the #YesAllWomen Campaign

May 30, 2014

Emotional and physical harm against women is real. But resolution will never be found in hasty preconceived notions and finger pointing at men in the Church.

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The Local Church: Reaching the Nations in the Nation’s Capital

May 28, 2014

Gathering at Woodrow Wilson High School in a North West neighborhood of the nation’s capital,Pastor Nathan Knight has a vision to reach the nations and college students, and tells why what is living grows.

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Christian Leaders Stand in Solidarity with Imperiled Religious Communities

May 7, 2014

More than 150 American Christian leaders from across ecumenical lines are issuing a call to action in response to a crisis facing ancient faith communities.

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An Interview with Brad Littlejohn: The Davenant Trust

April 28, 2014

While we applaud and enthusiastically support the modern renewal of Patristic studies (prompted in part by the nouvelle theologie), and the new enthusiasm for the Fathers among many Protestants, we worry that in the midst of this rush to the past, we are at risk of trampling over several of the intervening centuries, imagining that we are already well-familiar with them, when we are anything but.

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America, Christians & Secular Sweden

April 9, 2014

From the Swedish viewpoint and given recent events, one wonders whether the American secular elite would regard Sweden as a promised land.