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New Book Warns of Evangelical Left Influence on Millennials

August 29, 2014

A new generation of Evangelical Christians is vulnerable to liberalizing trends in the U.S. church, according to a young new author who pushes back at a culture in which not giving offense is prized more than telling uncomfortable truths.

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IRD’s Chelsen Vicari to Join Christian Solidarity Trip to Israel

August 12, 2014

IRD Evangelical Action Director Chelsen Vicari will travel to Israel in August as a part of the “Christians in Solidarity with Israel” trip.

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Millennials, the Church, society, and the world

July 11, 2014

Certain events or moments in history uniquely define each generation’s political and societal consciousness, setting it apart and distinguishing it from others that came before or are to follow, and imprinting upon it certain…

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The Local Church: Equipping the Saints

July 11, 2014

Editor’s Note: This interview is the fifth installment of Evangelical Action’s series “How Does Your Church Grow?” and is your opportunity to meet the pastors of the local church plants, hear their stories, and…

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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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The Local Church: Pubs Instead of Pews

June 26, 2014

It seemed time to ask a self-described “progressive” minister in metro D.C. what it looks like to reach out to young professionals. So I did.

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A Millennial’s Take on the Hobby Lobby Case

June 26, 2014

Despite what some Evangelicals might think, there is something more important than the outcome of the Hobby Lobby case.

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The Local Church: Welcoming the Misfits and Millennials

June 21, 2014

Editor’s Note: This interview is the third installment of Evangelical Action’s series “How Does Your Church Grow?” and is your opportunity to meet the pastors of the local church plants, hear their stories, and…

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Where Do Millennials Attend Church?

June 20, 2014

Christian denominations are trying to crack the code when it comes to attracting Millennials to their congregations. But as recent news suggests, the successful formula has little to do with popular Christian trends.

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The Role of Young Adults in the Local Church

June 18, 2014

Many churches have reformatted their worship style or created a special service style for young adults and youth groups. As effective as it is to involve young people in the life of the church, Josh Kulah feels that these contemporary services and programs do not define the role of young adults in any church setting.

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To My Fellow Millenials: Christian Persecution is a Social Justice Issue

May 10, 2014

Millennial evangelicals have big hearts. We know that social justice is an important facet of Christianity. So why are we ignoring the voices of our brothers and sisters in Christ who are being harassed, kidnapped, arrested, beaten, beheaded, and burned alive for their faith?

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Millennial Evangelicals and Their Future Social Witness

April 21, 2014

“If your only significant act of public square proclamation is a sneering disavowal of Jerry Falwell, you’re doing it wrong,” Strachan wrote.