The Magazine

March 2017
Volume 61, Number 2
March
This feature is for subscribers only:
Already a subscriber? /
Subscribers get full print and digital access, including:
  • 10 award-winning print issues
  • Printer Friendly and Interactive PDFs of each issue
  • Full web access to ChristianityToday.com
  • 20+ years of magazine archives
Table of Contents
Features
The Benedict Option's Vision for a Christian Village
How to conserve and strengthen the American church.
The graphic novelist and MacArthur Grant recipient sees his life as an outsider as a blessing.
In a new era of genetics, where’s the line between healing and enhancement?
Mistrust of medicine clouds possibility of treatment for sickle-cell.
Lessons on worshiping a consistently unpredictable God.
News
A Tale of Two Calvary Chapels: Behind the Movement’s Split
Chuck Smith’s successor says he is expanding founder’s vision. Other leaders say he’s diluting it.
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our March issue).
Cairo bishop resists efforts to deny his church independence.
Views
Why it matters what churches call their classes.
The patience of the Lord can be a heavy burden.
Reviews
There's No Crying on Social Media!
Young adults are desperate not to let peers see any signs of weakness or failure.
Even his happiest, most heartwarming music has been fueled by tragedy and pain.
Compiled by Matt Reynolds
An excerpt from ‘Culture Care.’
In Every Issue
Responses to our December issue via letters, tweets, and Facebook posts.
We need a tactical withdrawal to regroup the church for the days ahead.
I felt distant from God until I witnessed a medical miracle.
Loading
The Truth about Suicide
The Truth about Suicide
More and more Americans are taking their own lives. How the church can step up.