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Is the Old Testament dying?

Is the Old Testament really dying?

An Old Testament professor laments many contemporary Christians have lost biblical fluency and no longer can speak the language of more than half their sacred Scripture.

       
Study reveals generation gap regarding views of morality

Study reveals generation gap regarding views of moral behavior

A new LifeWay Research study shows more than six in 10 Americans older than 45 say right and wrong do not change, but fewer than four in 10 age 35 and younger say the same thing.

       
More education equals less religious commitment—unless you’re Christian

More education equals less religious commitment—unless you’re Christian

Conventional wisdom says the more educated a person is, the less religious he or she likely will be. That’s mostly true, according to analysis of Pew Research Center surveys, but Christians seem to be the exception.

       
Americans fond of the Bible but don’t read it much

Americans fond of the Bible but don’t read it

Americans have a positive view of the Bible, and many say the Christian Scriptures are filled with moral lessons for today. However, more than half of Americans have read little or none of the Bible.

       
Pastors struggle with response to domestic violence

Pastors struggle with response to domestic violence

When it comes to domestic violence, Protestant pastors want to be helpful but often don’t know where to start, a new study shows.

       
Lee Strobel’s ‘The Case for Christ’ now a movie

Lee Strobel’s ‘The Case for Christ’ now a movie

Lee Strobel's The Case for Christ has been turned into a movie, set for release by the Christian movie studio Pure Flix Entertainment April 7.

       
Homeless find rest in faith-based shelters more than others

Homeless find rest in faith-based shelters more than others

Religious organizations provide more than half of the emergency shelter beds for homeless people in major cities across the country, a new Baylor University study shows.

       
Few see Christianity as very important to be ‘truly American’

Few see Christianity as very important to be ‘truly American’

Americans may pledge allegiance to “one nation under God,” but they are divided on whether religion is essential to national identity.

       
Baylor expert offers four tips to help battle human trafficking

Four ways to battle human trafficking

The crowds who pour into Houston for the Super Bowl and pregame festivities will include people involved in human trafficking, a Baylor University social work professor predicted.

       
Does God care who wins the Super Bowl?

Will God favor Falcons or stand up for Patriots?

Does God have his eye on the gridiron? Will he cheer for either the Atlanta Falcons or the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl Feb. 5? One-quarter of all Americans believe he does and he will, according to a new survey from the Public Religion Research Institute.

       
Americans not interested in pastors’ views on social issues

Americans not interested in pastors’ views on social issues

What do pastors think about social or political issues? Americans don’t particularly want to know.

       
Partnership with Martin Scorsese gives evangelical artist wider exposure

Scorsese partnership gives evangelical artist wider exposure

Decades before Makoto “Mako” Fujimura became America’s most successful evangelical fine artist—and even longer before he advised Martin Scorsese on the director’s new movie, Silence—an unplanned turn down a darkened museum hall in Tokyo defined his artistic calling.

       
Matt Redman wants audiences to connect with the mystery of Christmas

Matt Redman wants audiences to connect with the mystery of Christmas

Singer-songwriter Matt Redman hopes his debut Christmas album draws people into the mystery of the incarnation.

       
Amy Grant encourages holiday audiences to find comfort in Christ

Amy Grant encourages holiday audiences to find comfort in Christ

The desire to bring hope and healing to people hurting during the holidays inspired six-time Grammy Award-winning recording artist Amy Grant to compile a collection of inspirational songs for her first Christmas album in nearly 20 years.

       
Most churches open for business on Christmas and New Year’s Day

Most churches open for business on Christmas and New Year’s Day

More than half of Americans plan to go to church at Christmastime, and most Protestant pastors will keep the doors open for them.

       
 
 
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