A new academic resource finds that "evangelicals" aren't the monolithic voting bloc they're taken for, and that not all of them support President Trump. Read more

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A recent poll shows that 64 percent of the overall public — including majorities of other Christian groups as well as religiously unaffiliated Americans — believes the country is seriously off track. Read more

Global Health

A closed-door meeting of some 50 evangelical leaders gives the Rev. Dr. Steve Harper a glimmer of hope that the pernicious influence of politics on American Christianity can be reversed. Read more

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"Evangelical" Christianity and the new social category of "woketivism" are remarkably similar in their adherence to hard beliefs about humanity, but both can become toxic if they're ends in themselves, writes the Rev. Morgan Guyton. Read more

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Commentator Jacob Lupfer castigates Trump-supporting evangelicals for having poisoned Christian faith to such an extent that it will take decades to recover – if ever. Read more

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"Evangelicals" have been held up to scorn and scrutiny in the media recently, but their public disgrace prompts Cynthia B. Astle to counsel compassion for them rather than revenge. Read more

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There is something profoundly wrong at the heart of The United Methodist Church, contends the Rev. Dr. Christy Thomas. And it is called the Evangelical Takeover. Read more

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The passing of Billy Graham and Jesus' confrontation with Satan in the wilderness led the Rev. Jim Harnish to some reflections on the version of Christianity that is being promoted by Billy's son Franklin and other "evangelicals." Read more

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Donald Trump

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Offensive as it can be, sometimes we have to break conspiracies of silence to give the evils we encounter their right names, writes Cynthia B. Astle. Read more

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For the second consecutive year, President Trump and his conservative evangelical supporters topped the list of the 10 most important religion news stories of the year as compiled by the country’s largest organization of religion journalists. Read more

In the World

Pulse Club SWAT

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The Rev. Morgan Guyton, who describes himself as a "progressive evangelical," offers counsel on how best conservative evangelicals can respond to the Orlando nightclub shooting. Read more

Practicing Faith


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Results from the West Ohio Conference elections for General Conference delegates -- decried by some -- may show that the evangelical strategy has actually backfired, writes the Rev. Kevin Carnahan Read more

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Authentic evangelicals -- those who love the church and the gospel above all else -- aren't gloating about the latest Pew Research report on church decline, writes the Rev. Morgan Guyton. Read more