The Teen Mental Health Crisis: How Do We Respond?

Teen mental health has never been this bad…  READ MORE > > > The Adolescent Mental Health Crisis “In 2019, 13 percent of adolescents reported having a major depressive episode. And that was a 60 percent increase from 2007. Suicide rates, which had been stable from 2000 to 2007 among this group, leapt nearly 60 percent … More The Teen Mental Health Crisis: How Do We Respond?

Christians in the Public Square, Proposed Title IX Changes, and Why Women are Leaving the Church

In response to a recent op-ed at Christianity Today, Maria and John insist that Christians can and should be involved in the public square, particularly in the schools. One clear reason is the proposed regulations reinterpreting Title IX. These regulations would remove parental rights from parents whose kids are drawn to radical gender ideology, making the … More Christians in the Public Square, Proposed Title IX Changes, and Why Women are Leaving the Church

Evolutionary Theory and Christian Investing

Something long considered reliable evidence for Darwinian evolution, the chemical similarity of living things, is now in question.  In 1973, leading Neo-Darwinist Theodosius Dobzhansky wrote that “nothing in biology makes sense except in light of evolution.” He specifically pointed to “biochemical universals,” or shared features in the chemistry of life, as evidence that all creatures “arose from inanimate … More Evolutionary Theory and Christian Investing

Breakpoint Special:

Justice Alito’s Leaked Opinion: The Future of Roe and the Damage to the High Court On Tuesday, the Supreme Court confirmed the authenticity of a draft opinion from Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito regarding the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health case.  John Stonestreet visits with Erin Morrow Hawley, senior counsel to the appellate team at Alliance Defending … More Breakpoint Special:

Taking Unpopular Stands in a Strange New World

According to Theodoret of Cyrrhus, on January 1, A.D. 404, an ascetic monk named Telemachus jumped to the floor of the arena during a gladiatorial match and begged the competitors to stop. The crowd was so angry at the interruption that they stoned him to death. When Christian Emperor Honorius heard about Telemachus’ act of bravery, he … More Taking Unpopular Stands in a Strange New World

Love, Affirmation, and the Role of Maundy Thursday

“Jesus would’ve baked the cake.” “Christians hate LGBTQ people.” “You’re on the wrong side of history” “Why can’t you let them be ‘their true selves’?” “That’s just your truth, not mine.” And, perhaps most painful, especially when it comes from a friend or family member: “If you love me, you’d accept me for who I … More Love, Affirmation, and the Role of Maundy Thursday