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January 2021
Posted at: 16 Jan 2021

Just because people claim the name shouldn’t automatically imply they heed what it means. Evangelical support for President Donald Trump wasn’t enough to win him another term. But it was enough to confirm evangelicals’ reputation...

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January 2021
Posted at: 16 Jan 2021

Theologian John Barclay distills and updates his game-changing study of God’s “incongruous” grace in Christ. In an early episode of NBC’s sitcom The Office, corporate America boss-extraordinaire Michael Scott hosts a Secret Santa party for...

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Posted at: 16 Jan 2021

The annual event is asking participants to “stay home” for the first time since Roe v. Wade. The National March for Life, the biggest pro-life rally in the country, has asked hundreds of thousands of...

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Posted at: 16 Jan 2021

No other group is better situated to bring healing to this land than the church. Faith, race, and politics were front and center in Georgia’s US Senate runoff. Raphael Warnock, the current pastor of Martin...

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Posted at: 15 Jan 2021

‘The most segregated hour of the week’ isn’t as segregated as it used to be, study finds. American megachurches are more racially and ethnically diverse than ever, according to a new study from sociologists Warren...

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Posted at: 15 Jan 2021

Disney Pixar’s latest film reminds us that life is meaningful beyond achieving our goals or saving the world. Joe Gardner has always felt like he was “born to play” jazz piano. When he fulfills his...

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Posted at: 15 Jan 2021

As a new biography shows, the Dutch Reformed theologian was adept at navigating perennial tensions of Christ and culture. Who is Herman Bavinck, and why should contemporary Christians care about him? James Eglinton’s penetrating new...

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Posted at: 15 Jan 2021

Church leaders believe entrepreneurial pastor Kirbyjon Caldwell already accounted for the wrong by apologizing and repaying investors. A Houston megachurch has sided with its longtime pastor, Kirbyjon Caldwell, and expressed disappointment in a recent sentence...

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Posted at: 15 Jan 2021

This is the one-hundred-thirty-ninth lesson in author and pastor Mel Lawrenz’ How to Live the Bible series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture,...

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Posted at: 14 Jan 2021

What was the message God gave the Laodicean Church and why is it still relevant today? Seven Churches of Revelation The Seven Churches of Revelation are mentioned in chapters two and three, and these… [[...

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January 2021