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December 12 , 1986
Volume 30, Number 18
December 12
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Table of Contents 1986
The CT Archives are a rich treasure of biblical wisdom and insight from our past. Some things we would say differently today, and some stances we've changed. But overall, we're amazed at how relevant so much of this content is. We trust that you'll find it a helpful resource. - Mark Galli, editor-in-chief
What Is the Proper Balance of Reserve and Respect for Mary?
Mary Is a Model of Openness to the Power of God
Voters reject many candidates’ appeals to religious faith.
Educators, celebrities, and religious leaders join forces to encourage youth to avoid sexual activity.
In most developing nations, a small urban elite enjoys a sophisticated array of health services while some 80 percent of the population live and die beyond the reach of formal medical care. Henry Mosley, director of the Institute for International Programs at Johns Hopkins University, says Christian missions should lead the way in taking health care and the compassion of Christ to the disadvantaged majority in the Third World.
World Vision Flips the Script on Child Sponsorship
World Vision Flips the Script on Child Sponsorship
In the ministry’s first major innovation in seven decades, the children now do the choosing.