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Each week the editors of Christianity Today go beyond hashtags and hot-takes and set aside time to explore the reality behind a major cultural event.
Episode 290|1 hr 5minThe Case for Hope in a Year of Despair
How to move past Christian platitudes and flimsy one-liners to a robust faith in something greater than our present circumstances.
Episode 289|1 hrThere’s No Good Plan to Stop 100,000 Opioid Deaths a Year
The Christian call to hard friendship in a national emergency.
Episode 288|1 hrFewer Politicians Are Seeking Compromise. Should Christians?
The norms of working across the aisle are changing. So is the church's attitude about it.
Episode 287|48minWhy the Climate Change Movement Needs the Church
A Christian conservationist and missionary reports from COP26.
Episode 286|46minShould Christians Be Disturbed by Facebook’s Mess?
How to weigh leaving the social media giant behind.
Episode 285|47minDoes God Really Want Missionaries to Risk Their Lives?
Parsing when doing ministry in the midst of danger is selfish v. selfless.
Episode 284|56minWhat ‘Ted Lasso’ Understands About Redemption
A new show villain doesn’t just serve next season’s drama. It raises questions about how we view transformation and love.
Episode 283|46minWhat Francis Collins Changed for Christians in Science
The head of the National Institutes of Health is retiring. Why his faith mattered.
Episode 282|54minDid We Get Tammy Faye Wrong?
The late televangelist gets a Hollywood reassessment.
Episode 281|43minDrones Have Changed the Moral Calculus for War
The debate on drone strikes goes beyond civilian casualty numbers.