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Susie Hawkins, author of “From One Ministry Wife to Another,” points to another part of Scripture, in 1 Corinthians, which opposes sexual immorality and speaks of a woman’s body belonging to her husband and vice versa.
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“I do not believe fantasy about one’s spouse within a Christian marriage is sinful, but can signify a healthy sexual relationship,” said Shannon Ethridge, author of a new response to the trilogy titled “The Fantasy Fallacy” released by evangelical publisher Thomas Nelson.
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Evangelical women may not want their peers to read the steamy "50 Shades of Grey." But they do want them to talk about it -- and the detrimental effects they believe it could have on their marriages.
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After winning free campus, Grand Canyon University says ‘no thanks’

(RNS) Just five weeks after accepting a free 217-acre campus in western Massachusetts, Grand Canyon University is walking away from the gift. By G. Jeffrey MacDonald.
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Billy Graham faces backlash over Mormon ‘cult’ removal

(RNS) When Billy Graham embraced Mormonism, he confirmed conservative evangelicals’ worst fears about the 2012 election: That Mitt Romney’s rise would lift his Mormon church to mainstream acceptance. By Daniel Burke. 
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Neither Obama nor Romney? Some Christians vote for ‘None of the Above’

(RNS) Is it a sin not to vote? Or a virtue? Some disappointed Christians on both sides of the aisle -- especially evangelicals and Catholics -- are advocating the merits of boycotting the ballot box on Nov. 6. By David Gibson.
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Amid infidelity scandal, Dinesh D’Souza resigns from King’s College

(RNS) Dinesh D’Souza resigned as president of The King’s College Thursday (Oct. 18) amidst a scandal involving the married intellectual’s relationship with a woman who is not his wife.
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Michael Butterworth of Bowling Green State University talks about how sports media coverage of evangelical Christian and New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow seldom treads beyond a “nice guy” image to delve into his faith.
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Poll: White working class voters are still looking for a candidate, and still religious

(RNS) Many common perceptions of the white working class are wrong, according to the Public Religion Research Institute, including the idea that the group is turning its back on religion and is very concerned about candidates' stances on abortion, same-sex marriage and other social issues. By Lauren Markoe.
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Analysis: The myth of Mitt Romney’s evangelical problem

(RNS) Mitt Romney has an evangelical problem. Or so we’ve been told by the national media. But there’s one glaring problem with the storyline: It’s not true. By Jonathan Merritt.
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