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July 2006
Volume 50, Number 7
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Table of Contents
Stephen Monsma proves that evangelicals are more active in welfare-to-work programs than any other religious group.
With 3.9 million dead and 40,000 raped, Christians work for renewal and healing in Congo's killing fields.
'Jesus gives us strength,' says a Congolese pastor.
Women persevere in the Congo despite daunting obstacles.
Who says evangelism has to stop during conflict?
Reporting from the heart of darkness.
Promotions, deaths, and other items from the religion world.
Recent comments from Kay Warren, Bill Cosby, and Cardinal Pell.
Quotations to stir heart and mind.
Recent stats on belief in 'The Da Vinci Code'
Become a blessing to a military family.
Germany's World Cup pimping will fuel sex trafficking.
Scholar says diversity of belief did not obliterate consensus on key issues.
Renewal movements are winning the battle against mainliners, says Thomas Oden.
Mormons and evangelicals fret over movies, politics, and each other.
Apparently 'satanic' can be a synonym for 'relevant'.
As we flee decadence, we must watch where we step.
Former TCW editor asks women to seek purpose after kids leave home.
It's not the government's job to decide whose feelings need protection.
Debra Rienstra invites readers to a felt and lived Christian faith.
An anthology of the strange bedfellows who are all pro-woman and pro-life.
Decline in giving to PC(USA) headquarters forces more layoffs.
Too many suburban Christians are in the world—and also of it.
An African bishop tells North American Christians the most helpful gospel-thing they can do.
Opposing same-sex marriage is actually the enlightened policy.
How medieval dietary needs fueled the discovery of the new world.
An eclectic collection of essays looks at the growth of Pentecostalism.
Whatever happened to the idea of rescuing people from hell?
The nation is not our highest love, but it still deserves our affection.
Court says Christians who work for the government can't pray with clients.
London megachurch loses land to Olympics.
Evangelicals fear greater power of state, Orthodox church.
Air above urban churches is hot property.
Massachusetts makes medical insurance accessible to all—or else.
God Shook My World at an EDM Concert
God Shook My World at an EDM Concert
I was rolling on Ecstasy when the scales suddenly fell from my eyes.