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What’s Technology Really Doing to the Bible?

Three reasons Bible engagement is down — and three ways we can change that.

Why Some Verses Are Cut from the Bible — and That’s OK

Scholars update translations to make the Bibles we read as close to the original text as they can.

How Harper Lee’s Characters Saved Me from a “Bible Belt” Faith

Three lessons “To Kill a Mockingbird” taught me about the Christian faith.

7 Reasons It’s Hard to Be Single in the Church

Churches should reconsider the (painful) messages they (unintentionally) send singles.

What Does the Bible Say About Same-Sex Relations?

The burden of proof should rest on those who want to exclude LGBT Christians.

The Bible Hardly Mentions Homosexuality, Right? Not Exactly . . .

Scripture is consistent and unambiguous: homosexual activity is not God’s will for his people.

I Brought My Fiancé to America. He Brought Ebola. God Saved Us Both.

How God helped me when the world turned against me.

10 Christian Wedding Essentials

Having a Christian wedding? Attending one? Expect these 10 must-haves.

Finding Faith in Jesus as a Transgender Christian

How the Bible helped a transgender Latina reconcile her identity with Lutheran faith.

Millennial Christians’ Top 25 Worst Fears

Blending a love of Jesus with hipster tendencies: the Millennial Christian struggle.

Can the Gospel Fill Our Manhood Void?

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

6 Problems with the Evangelical Church

Can we save the modern church from its theological bankruptcy?

How To: Go Deep with Your Bible Study

A step-by-step guide in applying Midrash to the words of Jesus.

A Contemporary Retelling of the Creation Story

What would the biblical story of creation look like reimagined through a modern lens?

5 Lessons The Bible Teaches Us About Trauma

The Bible gives crucial guidance and meaning to those struggling with trauma.

Can You Be a Christian Without Believing in Christ?

Secularism doesn’t fill the longing of the human heart, but neither will “cultural Christianity.”

4 Lies Christians Believe About Anger

There is no such thing as “righteous anger” in the Bible — not for humans, anyway.

The Whole Story of the New Testament in 5 Verses

Part two of a roadmap through the whole story of the Bible as told by 16 key verses.

The Whole Story of the Old Testament in 11 Verses

Part one of a roadmap through the whole story of the Bible as told by 16 key verses.

If God Is Sovereign, Why Do We Still Pray?

The Bible is unambiguous — God is sovereign, and we are responsible.