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How Beautiful Orthodoxy Fits into This Couple's Calling

How Beautiful Orthodoxy Fits into This Couple's Calling

A former litigation attorney believes CT's voice is the perspective the fractured evangelical world needs most.

Since he quit his job as an attorney last year, David Brenner has embarked on a nearly elusive hunt.

"I retired from law practice mostly to do more good in the world," said the Seattle-based attorney who recently became a CT Sustaining Partner. "I spent this last year looking for bridge ...

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A Subscriber From the Start

A Subscriber From the Start

A trip down memory lane with Willis Lyons, an original subscriber to 'Christianity Today' magazine.

In the pages of the first issue of Christianity Today, readers were encouraged by articles about the authority of the Bible, and challenged to bring men and women into a relationship with Christ. In fact, you can now read the entire first issue from 1956 online, however, there are some who remember ...

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How CT Helped Lead a Happy Atheist Toward God

How CT Helped Lead a Happy Atheist Toward God

"Five seconds after I admitted I had become a Christian, I had an email from the editor of Christianity Today being 'HI THERE!'" tweeted Nicole Cliffe last October, four months after her conversion.

No doubt the editors at CT can spot a good story. Or one that may not have happened without them.

"I became ...

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Committing to Let God Lead

Committing to Let God Lead

How 'Men of Integrity' is helping to spur one reader's faith into action.

Scott Hammond, an avid Men of Integrity reader, had always known about Christianity Today magazine from his time growing up as a part of a pastor's home. His family had subscribed occasionally over the years. As time went on, his familiarity of Christianity Today continued throughout his time at Bible ...

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Why This Entrepreneur Loves This 60-Year-Old Magazine

Why This Entrepreneur Loves This 60-Year-Old Magazine

It's very comforting for me to pick CT up and know that I'm going to get Beautiful Orthodoxy.

Shane Pike first heard of Christianity Today about 10 years ago, but he doesn't remember how. He just remembers that it changed his life. Pike recently decided to support the nonprofit ministry's influence on his life with a first-time gift.

"Christianity Today gave me a much wider perspective ...

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What Peanuts Teaches Us About Diversity

What Peanuts Teaches Us About Diversity

How one board member used a cartoon to help Christianity Today set a higher standard.

Last year, Christianity Today board member Claude Alexander and his wife Kimberly were watching previews for new movies, while waiting for Inside Out to begin. A trailer for the upcoming Peanuts movie played.

"The narrator says, 'You'll see Charlie Brown. You'll see Linus, Sally, Shroeder, ...

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Helping Christian Magazines in the Developing World Flourish

Helping Christian Magazines in the Developing World Flourish

A decades-long partnership between Christianity Today and Magazine Training International advances excellence in international publishing.

When journalist Sharon Mumper boarded a plane to Germany in January 1989 to begin her work as a missionary with Elim Fellowship, she was carrying a computer given to her by Christianity Today. As a journalist who had written and reported internationally for CT and other publications, Mumper was commissioned ...

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A Businessman, Burdens, and the Power of Billy's Book

A Businessman, Burdens, and the Power of Billy's Book

How Billy Graham's 'Just As I Am' turned a career-driven father into a motivated servant.

I imagine the believers of the early churches in the New Testament huddled around Paul's newly arrived epistle, waiting for whichever leader could read Greek to tell them more about this "Good News." The scene is exciting in its novelty of encountering Scripture, inspiring in its nascent faith.

Fast-forward ...

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Seth Haines Won a CT Book Award for Writing about His Sobriety

Seth Haines Won a CT Book Award for Writing about His Sobriety

Why a recent CT cover story about alcohol "was everything that [he] wanted to say"

Seth Haines is a writer and attorney who hails from rural Arkansas, where he lives with his family. He's also an alcoholic, something Haines' discovered when he turned to booze in a season in which one of his son's nearly died. After he confessed his addiction in 2013, a therapist and good friend encouraged ...

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Leading as a Pastor-Executive

Leading as a Pastor-Executive

The unique calling of blending both formal ministry and secular corporate leadership.

John M. Sommerville is board member for Christianity Today. He has a background in executive leadership at General Mills, serving on the board of InterVarsity Press, and serving in a formal ministry role with a church. Though he's served on the board of Christianity Today for a decade, he has admired ...

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