College Football is Not The Breakfast Club: The False Innocence of Unpaid Players

Guest contributor, Ryan Masters, considers why college football is so well known for corruption, and why we continue to get so up in arms about it.

Doctor Who’s Doctrine, Part 2: Genre Roots

Doctor Who stories aren’t that original. Some are even blatant rip-offs. How does that affect the show’s stories?

Aaron Hernandez and Stories of Violence

“How we position ourselves in the on-going conversations about player-safety related issues will be reflective of how we, as the Church, view the human body.”

“Silver Linings” and Other Stories We Tell About Mental Illness

Many assume that mental illness is an objective phenomenon, isolated within individual bodies that behave in abnormal ways…but it just isn’t that simple.

What Wendy Davis’s Filibuster Means for Christian Communion

What would authentic dialogue look like in the pro-life/pro-choice debate?

What’s Up With The Mindy Project’s Sexy Christian Minister?

Hope for the Military’s Sexual Assault Problem

Acknowledging that the military has a deeply entrenched problem of sexual assault does not make you anti-solider or anti-military.

Augustine: Our Official Saint of Mother’s Day

This mother’s day, remember Augustine. He was way better at loving his mother than you are, probably.

Following the Boston Bombing, a Puritan Reminds Us Not to Repeat Our Forefather’s Mistakes

Guest writer, Ryan Hoselton, shares some timely words from an old puritan guy.

Scouting for Anorexic Models Is A (Horrific) Real Thing That Happens

A Tale of Two Women: Lilly Pulitzer and Margaret Thatcher

“The strange thing about death is how it inspires many of the living to speak in hyperbole.”

Are You a Man Repeller?

What Should I Wear to Church?

Lean In: A Christian Woman’s Perspective on Sheryl Sandberg’s Book

“When sermons nearly always characterize women as mothers who have sacrificed career for family, when Christian websites are eerily silent about women who work, and when a small but loud minority suggest working women are sinful, the church suffers.”

The Meteoric Rise of Men’s Fashion

“The metrosexual is all grown up. Or rather, the rest of the world has grown up with him.”

Ben Affleck is Human! And Married!