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July 14 1997, 1997
Volume 41, Number 8
July 14
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Cover Stories

Bill and Vonette Bright's Wonderful Plan for the World
Evangelicalism's power couple closes in on their radical mission.
Bill Bright's Wonderful Plan for the World Part 2
Evangelicalism's power couple closes in on their radicalmission.
Bill Bright's Wonderful Plan for the World Part 3
Evangelicalism's power couple closes in on their radicalmission.

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Accusing the Brothers (and Sisters)
Accusing the Brothers (and Sisters)
Why Tiger Woods Makes Us Feel Good
Is the best remedy for racism visible black achievement?
How to Pressure China
The Christian's ultimate loyalty is a threat to any authoritarian regime.
Is Beauty the Beast?
After I stopped hating good looks, I was able to put beauty inits rightful place.
Is Beauty the Beast? Part 2
After I stopped hating good looks, I was able to put beauty inits rightful place.
Not Married-with-Children
When we segregate people according to age or marital status, we miss the true meaning of church.
Embarrassment's Perpetual Blush
Leaps of Faith
To Kathy Thibodeaux, 'Christian ballet' is not an oxymoron.
God’s Wonder Worker
In retirement, John Wimber reflects on what he learned from building the Vineyard.
The Subversive Shepherd
Eugene Peterson calls pastors to return to the hard work of making saints.
Living the Truth
New Testament scholar Richard Hays argues that you can't understand God's Word without living God's way.
MK Memoirs
The most multiculturally literate Americans? Missionarykids.
Conservative Christians in the Cross Hairs
The IRS denies that ministries and nonprofits are unfairly targeted.
Robertson Shakes Up Empire
by Chris Slone in Virginia Beach
Bible Translators Deny Gender Agenda
Focus on the Family yanks children's Bible; NIV translator loses seminary job.
Black Churches Pursue Unity, Not Uniformity
Muslims Annex Disputed Rooms
Muslims Annex Disputed Rooms
Pro-life Legislation Makes Strides
Pro-life Legislation Makes Strides
Charities Win Property Tax Case
Charities Win Property Tax Case
Black Leader Proctor Dies
Black Leader Proctor Dies
Istook Amendment Foes Switch Sides
Istook Amendment Foes Switch Sides
Jesus and the Big Bang
The Apollo missions, the greatest technological achievement of our species, gave the first real glimpse of our puny place in the universe.
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