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September 2004
Volume 48, Number 9
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Table of Contents 2004
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
Pastoral care of gay people in our congregations cannot wait.
Is it wrong to mow the lawn on Sunday?
Activists say fight against gay marriage has only just begun.
Buddhist radicals push tough new laws.
Deaths, promotions, and other items from the religion world
Recent quotes on abstinence, playing Jesus, and religious hatred.
Recent stats on fewer Protestants, female administrators, and religious book sales.
Christians in Hong Kong worry over remarks by broadcaster.
Making amends with Anabaptists, AmeriCorps teachers banned from Catholic schools, and the Graham Staines hospital.
The international director of HIV/AIDS programs at World Relief talks on our progress, and regress, with AIDS.
Christians say false evidence led to murder acquittals.
Activists promote other methods
The values bandwagon is being pulled apart. Which way is more scriptural?
Genocide in Sudan tests our commitment to justice.
Why marriage was designed for male and female.
How social revolutions cracked the pillars of marriage.
It's just as well that Matt Daniels loves a good fight, because he has a big one on his hands.
Why the rhetoric doesn't stand up under scrutiny.
Why are so many African Americans attracted to a church that was once identified with white racism?
An almost clich├ęd form of Christian service to the elderly remains one of the most vital.
It's time to cool the rhetoric in the Intelligent Design dispute.
Wilfred Mlay, World Vision's regional vice president for Africa, discusses the crisis facing black Muslims in Darfur.
Dissenting mainline churches struggle to retain their property.
Quotations to stir heart and mind.
Why doesn't God cure everyone who prays fervently for healing?
The abortion lobby has abandoned its rationales amid pro-life gains.
War does not exempt Christians from the second-greatest commandment.
How to intelligently design a winning case for God's role in creation.
With truth under attack, Voddie Baucham Jr. says Christians need to better learn how to engage the culture with the gospel
The Catch tells fishing stories that connect three generations.
Dying Declaration combines faith, race, and politics into a page-turner.
Kevin Miller shares tips on Surviving Information Overload
Debut novel for adults reflects big themes in a small town.
Why decadence drives out discipline.
Why decadence drives out discipline.
Why We Still Need Christian Colleges
Why We Still Need Christian Colleges
As the liberal arts struggle, we should rally around Christian campuses that still embrace them.