STDs Hit Record High — Again! But are More Condoms the Answer?: An Interview with Abstinence Educator Scott Phelps

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) have hit an all-time high for a fourth year in a row. And the The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is sounding a familiar refrain. More condoms! More sex ed! More funding! There’s no doubt, the statistics are alarming. Syphilis increased 76-percent between 2013-2017. Gonorrhea increased 67-percent, and is becoming

Your Husband’s Infidelity Is Not Your Fault

A version of this article first appeared on Oct. 23, 2015 on her.meneutics Though in many ways polar opposites, reality TV stars Khloe Kardashian and Anna Duggar are receiving the same message about their husbands’ infidelity from two radically different sources – a pimp and a Christian matriarch. The message? That their husband’s infidelity is

Making Too Much of Marriage?

            Do evangelicals make too much of marriage?  I’ve read several articles recently, which claim we do.  One, I think rightly, confronts Christians for not-so-subtly communicating to singles that they’re somehow incomplete.  The author, who’s chosen to delay marriage, argues that singleness can be wonderfully fulfilling. Another article suggests that Christian women should settle for