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The Boldness of Christianity Today

The Boldness of Christianity Today

How the look of CT magazine has changed over the years while remaining true to its roots.

Notice anything different? The look of Christianity Today magazine has come a long way since its first issue in 1956. In the beginning, Christianity Today had minimal, if any, images. "When there were pictures, they were only there as they would appear, say, in a dictionary, just to support ...

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Pastors Among Us

Pastors Among Us

While Christianity Today exists to serve the church, some staff members take that call a step further.

At Christianity Today, we love pastors. Church ministry is at the core of our mission, and a few of our publications—including Leadership Journal, BuildingChurchLeaders.com, PreachingToday.com—focus on equipping those in full-time church ministry roles. As a nonprofit ministry, Christianity ...

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Inside the League

Inside the League

Christianity Today's annual Fantasy Football league kicks off a new season.

At Christianity Today, we care about football. If a few recent stories—on "Our Shaken Faith in Football," "The Joy of Sports," and the Christian adoption of the culture of "Sports Fanatics"—come from our thoughtful engagement of America's hardest-hitting ...

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The Gift of Power

The Gift of Power

Andy Crouch explains why power can be a good thing.

As a new believer seeking what it meant to be a Christian, I was given a clear message: be meek, mild, peacekeeping, and quiet. Further, I learned I was supposed to submit, turn the other cheek, and freely give up my rights. (I remember someone even quoting Philippians 2:5-8). The problem is that ...

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God Said 'Yes'

God Said 'Yes'

How he saved 'Books & Culture' magazine.

Several months ago, fundraising efforts began to secure the $250,000 needed for Books & Culture magazine to continue in 2014. As editor John Wilson explained, the 18-year-old publication "has always depended on support both from the company as a whole and various outside sources." Given ...

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Celebrating the Common Ground

Celebrating the Common Ground

This Is Our City focuses on its final feature, New York City.

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Over 150 people from New York's five boroughs—the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island—gathered at the American Bible Society to enjoy a reception, three panel discussions, and a thought-provoking musical performance in celebration of the story's launch.

"We ...

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Behind the Camera with Nathan Clarke

Behind the Camera with Nathan Clarke

Documenting the hope of the church, one story at a time.

For the past year, the This Is Our City project has been releasing articles and videos that highlight the ways Christians are pursuing the common good in their home cities. Nathan Clarke is the Video Director of this project, and his work has documented the efforts of Christians across the country ...

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Take a Look

Take a Look

Art Director Mary Bellus shares her favorite designs.

Every time you flip through the pages of a magazine, or click around on a webpage, you're looking at the work of a designer. At Christianity Today we have eleven designers on staff to pull together the visual elements of the publications you read, both in print on and the web. As Art Director of the ...

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The Rapidly Changing Publishing World

The Rapidly Changing Publishing World

Technology may change how we publish, but it won't change who we are.

Staying at any company for 35 years is quite a feat. Staying in the rapidly changing world of publishing for 35 years, though, is unbelievable. Yet Cindy Cronk, currently Christianity Today's longest-serving employee, has done just that. We sat down with her to get a glimpse of all she's seen in her ...

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The Global Gospel Project: A Big-Picture, Common-Ground Catechism

The Global Gospel Project: A Big-Picture, Common-Ground Catechism

The project continues its series of engaging articles on evangelical doctrine and plans to release a resource-filled study Bible.

Christianity Today launched the Global Gospel Project in 2011, setting out to create a common-ground catechism for today's church. In its second year, the project continues to present and prepare teachings that reach across evangelical traditions and across the world.

While catechisms—doctrinal ...

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