Tuesday, September 8, 2015

CT Direct - Tuesday, September 08, 2015

Christianity Today Direct Newsletter
 
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
 
Cover Story
Russell Moore Wants to Keep Christianity Weird
The public-policy leader for the largest US Protestant denomination isn't worried over Christians' loss of power. He says it might just be the best thing to happen to them.
Sarah Pulliam Bailey
Moore didn't expect to see female bodybuilders tanning naked across the street on a hot June day. So the eighth president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC), the public-policy arm of the Southern Baptist Convention, took to one of his pulpits: Twitter. "These people told me we ought to keep all the neighbor kids inside while they are naked out here. Y'all have never seen me this mad," tweeted Moore, a father to five boys... continue reading >>


Her.meneutics
Moses and Jesus Didn't Have Their Dream Jobs By 30, Either
Calling may look more like a wandering journey than a singular career path.
 
Commentary
'Rectify' Shows Integrity in the Age of the Anti-Hero
Why some critics are calling the Sundance TV series "true Christian art."
 
The Exchange
Leading the Diverse Body of Christ: An Interview with Thabiti Anyabwile
This week on The Exchange, catch Thabiti Anyabwile and a fascinating interview with civil rights leader John Perkins.
 
Watch This Way
The Long Tail: No Man Is An Island
Films (and one television show) about community you can watch at home.
 
Movie Review
A Walk In The Woods
Why are good books so hard to adapt to the big screen?.
 
Sponsor Content: Created by NHCLC
Hispanic Evangelicals Focus on Education Equity and Loving Our Neighbors as Ourselves
 
CT Classic
Should Adulterous Pastors Be Restored?
The Bible's teaching about returning fallen ministers to the pulpit.
 
Her.meneutics
New Parents: Your Sex Lives Are Going to Change
How healthier expectations for marriage might keep us away from Ashley Madison.
 
The Exchange
Church Signs of the Week: September 4, 2015
UR?; Factory Outlet; Cross-Eyed
 
The Exchange
Ashley Madison Exposes More Than Just Names
The fallout from the Ashley Madison leak shows us that there is a critical sexual disconnect between men and women.

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