Why Are Young Adults Increasingly Identifying as Bisexual? – Joe Carter

The Story: A new survey finds that one in six adults between the ages of 18 and 23 now identify as LGBTQ. The Background: A recent Gallup survey finds that…

We’ve Never Done This at a Conference Before – Staff

One of the new things at TGC’s upcoming 2021 National Conference—a hybrid conference unlike any other we’ve done—concerns rethinking breakout sessions. We’re debuting new technology that we’ve never seen in…

Let’s Talk: ‘Thou Shall Not Judge’ – Jackie Hill Perry

“Judgmental” is a negative descriptor today, even though our culture holds some values so deeply that it “cancels” anyone who disregards them. And while cancel culture can bring great harm,…

Sunday Worship Is More Than Songs and a Sermon – John Ross

As a proto-hipster of the late 1990s, I entered the worship wars of my local church with mandolin and accordion in hand, ready to change the world with quirky acoustic…

25 Great Novelists Who Affirm Faith – Terry Glaspey

I’m always on the lookout for something new to read or watch or listen to. That’s why, in the last chapter of my new book, Discovering God Through the Arts,…

The Bible’s Story on a Kid’s Napkin – Jonathan Worthington

We want to make sense of our lives and the world. So do our kids. What narrative helps us do that? “Only the strong survive” shouts loudest—in the lunch hall,…

9 Things You Should Know About Pollution – Joe Carter

Pollution is the largest environmental cause of disease and premature death in the world. For example, according to a recent study in the journal Environmental Research, 10.3 million premature deaths annually are…

Creative Ways to Teach Kids About Race – Trillia Newbell

What is your immediate response to the topic of race? I’m thinking it may not be, Man, I can’t wait to get on Twitter and talk about it. Maybe I’ll…

News as Spiritual Deformation – D. J. Marotta

Here’s a question to ask any pastor: “What’s the greatest challenge to discipleship in your church?” This is the likely answer: “The news.” When I press for more details, I hear something…

4 Ways to Love Someone Blindsided By Loss – Clarissa Moll

A few days before my husband’s funeral, I asked my friend to drive my four children and me to the cemetery. Rob’s death had come as a tragic surprise. As…