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March 2 , 1998
Volume 42, Number 3
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Table of Contents 1998
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
We are called to be suspicious of the Christian celebrity culture.
Evangelicals and race 30 years after the death of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Jesse Miranda and William Pannell discuss the next step in racial reconciliation.
A visit with Jimmy Swaggart ten years after his fall.
A bottom-line, cost-efficient mentality obscures the movement's original Christian vision.
I tried fasting, and instead of insights I got irritable.
Primary motivators of human behavior: hunger, thirst, pain, pleasure, self-esteem, sexual desire, and chocolate.
Christians are flirting with libertarianism, but it is not a biblical option.
What would Jesus do to influence culture?
This influential Calvinist's account of the free-will problem would have profited from a stronger reading of Calvin.
Evangelicals, Catholics dialogue to help bring peace to violent Chiapas.
PBS news show explores religion and ethics.
Will we continue giving aid to nations that burn churches, jail pastors, torture religious believers?
Christian Coalition Retrenches
Splinter Groups Dismiss Leaders
Storm Disaster Galvanizes Church
Government Recognition Demanded
Muslims Aim to End Televangelism
Mormon Church Suspends Construction
Syrian Christians Brave Insecurity to Stay Behind and Help
Syrian Christians Brave Insecurity to Stay Behind and Help
Preemptive Love’s Jeremy Courtney says despite the Turkey deal, “This crisis shows no sign of letting up, and we can’t either.”