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December 9 1996, 1996
Volume 40, Number 14
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Christmas Unplugged, Part 1
Why spending less and turning off TV should be part of the church's mission to the world.
Christmas Unplugged, Part 2
Why spending less and turning off TV should be part of the church's mission to the world.

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Judging the Justices
Yes, the judiciary is usurping the powers of the people, but talk of revolution is alarmist.
When Relief Is Not Enough
Bread for my neighbor is a spiritual concern.
God's Missionary to Us, Part 1
When Lesslie Newbigin returned to the West after 35 years in India, he found his native England had become a foreign mission field.
God's Missionary to Us, Part 2
When Lesslie Newbigin returned to the West after 35 years in India, he found his native England had become a foreign mission field.
What British Evangelicals Do Right
The highly effective (and visible) ministry of England's Evangelical Alliance.
The Most Dangerous Baby
How an infant in a cow shed overturns the brute force of Caesar.
Fatherhood Aborted
The hidden trauma of men and abortion and what the church can do about it.
Missions' Wild Olive Branch
For 50 years, the unconventional Spiros Zodhiates has built amg into a worldwide evangelistic, relief, and publishing venture.
Part of the Truth
Jim Bakker's memoir leaves some important questions unanswered.
The Monk Who Came in from the Cold
"A ninth-century Irish monk travels to Byzantium and beyond in this rousing historical novel by the author of the best-selling Pendragon Cycle."
Recovering the Chruch’s Memory
An alternative to the willful amnesia of modern theology.
Sex, Drugs, and the Varieties of Religious Experience
A librarians' guide to the most influential books of the century.
Jerry Falwell's Uncertain Legacy
Pastor, chancellor, and self-proclaimed prophet is staging a comebackto secure his standing as a leading evangelical.
Lutherans, Episcopalians Talk Unity
Lutherans, Episcopalians Talk Unity
Worldwide Faith News Goes Online
Worldwide Faith News Goes Online
Voters Reject Betting Measures
Voters Reject Betting Measures
Few Rank Jesus' Birth Top Holiday Focus
Few Rank Jesus' Birth Top Holiday Focus
Evolution: Pope Says Evolution More than a Hypothesis
Darwin's theories still deeply divide Christians.
Military Chaplains Sue Over ’Project Life’ Ban
Colorado: Parental, Charity Tax Measures Fail
World Relief Staffers Murdered
World Relief Staffers Murdered
First English Translation Published
First English Translation Published
Bethlehem Bible College Buys Land
Bethlehem Bible College Buys Land
The Holy Inefficiency of Henri Nouwen
A better symbol of the Incarnation, I can hardly imagine.
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