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The Rise of the Evangelical Heretic

As my colleague Stefani McDade reported earlier this week, Lifeway Research released a survey conducted for Ligonier Ministries. It concludes that a shockingly high percentage of American evangelicals hold beliefs…

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Small Evangelical College Stands Out for Diversity…… | News & Reporting

In an era when conservative evangelicalism and multiethnic urban ministry increasingly find themselves in tension, the College of Biblical Studies (CBS) is combining them. The school averages 500 undergraduate students…

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Sex Scandals and the Evangelical Mind

When news of Matt Chandler’s “inappropriate” online relationship popped up in my phone notifications last week, I was in the middle of a church staff retreat with my copastors, who…

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Evangelical Report: Creation Care Is an Act of Worship, Ho…… | News & Reporting

The National Association of Evangelicals unveiled a sweeping report on global climate change, laying out what its authors call the “biblical basis” for environmental activism to help spur fellow evangelicals…

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Most Evangelical Pastors Say Women Can Lead Bible Studies,…… | News & Reporting

Most Protestant pastors say a woman could be the senior pastor at their church, but that varies dramatically among denominational groups. A Lifeway Research study asked US Protestant pastors about…

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New York City’s Largest Evangelical Church Plans Billion-D…… | News & Reporting

A. R. Bernard, pastor of the largest evangelical church in New York City, has been working on a plan for more than 10 years. Now the proposal to build a…

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With an Eye to Mission and Money, More Evangelical Univers…… | News & Reporting

There are two reasons to put solar panels on the roofs of Calvin University. One, renewable energy can provide power for the private Christian campus in Grand Rapids, Michigan, without…

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Died: Ron Sider, Evangelical Who Pushed for Social Action…… | News & Reporting

Ronald J. Sider, organizer of the evangelical left and author of Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger, died on Wednesday at 82. His son told followers that Sider suffered…

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Single, Evangelical Women Are Counting the Cost of Stayi…

Evangelical women have long attended church at higher rates than evangelical men. But today that gap is narrowing, not because more men are coming but because more women are leaving.…

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Evangelical Covenant Church’s First Female President Likes…… | News & Reporting

When Tammy Swanson-Draheim began serving in the Evangelical Covenant Church (ECC), it was difficult for women in ministry to find lead pastor roles in the denomination. Twenty-three years later, she…

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