Jen Hatmaker and her husband, Pastor Brandon Hatmaker, of Austin, Texas will be the stars of a new HGTV

Should Christians Continue to Fellowship With the Hatmakers?

I assume most of you are semi-familiar with drama surrounding Jen Hatmaker. Last week, "Religion News Service" published an interview they conducted with her in which she "came out" in support of same-sex relationships.

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    Comparing Donald Trump to Hitler Isn't Helpful

    Let me state this right from the start: I think Donald Trump is a racist, a sexist, and is firmly committed to a misguided nationalism. ... With all of that said, trying to sway people away from Trump by comparing his rise to Hitler's is not at all helpful.

  • Eric Metaxas

    Eric Metaxas Wrong for Using Bonhoeffer to Support Trump

    Eric threatens to erase much of the good that was done in bringing Bonhoeffer into popular Christian culture by using him as a vehicle to justify support of the troublesome presidential candidacy of Donald Trump.

  • Julie Roys

    Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Are Both Flaming Misogynists

    "Does this make you more feminist?" The question came from a female reporter for a secular magazine, who was interviewing me for an upcoming story on the gender gap in the evangelical church.

  • Donald Trump

    Donald Trump Waves the Gay Pride Flag

    On October 30, at a rally in Colorado, Donald Trump proudly held up a rainbow-colored, gay flag on which was written "LGBT's for Trump."

  • Eric Sapp

    Hillary's Approach to Abortion Is Like Lincoln's to Slavery

    Ryan Bomberger's reply to my call for reason and an honest look at the facts around abortion highlights precisely why such an approach is necessary.

  • Mark Creech

    The Sexual Revolution Is a Competing Faith

    We mostly think of idolatry as something long abandoned to the past. But just as sure as the gods of the Egyptians, the Canaanites, the Babylonians, the Assyrians, and the Romans of yesteryear clashed with the bearers of true religion, it is no less true today.

Thom Rainer

12 Key Reasons for Church Staff Conflict

To be clear, conflict exists in all relationships. And when I use the phrase "church staff," I am referring to all who serve in vocational ministry at a local church, including the pastor.

  • Max Lucado

    Max Lucado: Jesus Prayed for Unity, So Should We

    On the last night of his life Jesus prayed a prayer that stands as a citadel for all Christians

  • Shane Idleman

    Jesus on Homosexuality. Jen Hatmaker Should Read This.

    Jen Hatmaker recently made the following comment in a question-and-answer-style interview published by the Religion News Service, "Not only are these [LGBT] our neighbors and friends, but they are brothers and sisters in Christ.

  • matt moore

    A Must Read Book for All Who Wish to Abide in Christ

    I can't tell you how many theologicalish books I have started and never finished (almost every one I own — don't judge). Recently, though, I got my hands on one I couldn't put down. Andrew Murray's Abide in Christ is a treasure chest full of spiritually-revitalizing wisdom.

  • Shane Pruitt

    7 Heartbreaking Ironies of the American Church

    In 1995, Alanis Morissette released her song "Ironic", and it was a huge hit in the United States! The song was nominated for two Grammys, and its video was nominated for six MTV video music awards. Ironically, the song grabbed the attention of many English majors, because the song was more about unfortunate circumstances than irony.