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March 2006
Volume 50, Number 3
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Table of Contents
Recent stats on evangelicals and abortion, and American spirituality.
We can no more change the culture than we can the weather. Fortunately, we've got more important things to do.
Kodiak model prompts organizations to upgrade fleets.
A unanimous Supreme Court decision opens the door to real change.
There are no shortcuts for missionaries—even famous ones.
The Kansas Republican speaks on prolife issues, Darfur, and care for the poor.
There just might be a better way to solve theological disputes.
South Korea sends more missionaries than any country but the U.S. And it won't be long before it's number one.
How revivals and the Olympics made Korea the wunderkind of missions.
The early missionaries to Korea serve as examples to modern-day ones.
Five months later and counting, Katrina continues to change the lives of both victims and volunteers.
Southern Baptist pastor claims blog criticism led mission board to recommend his removal.
In a region known for its hostility to the church, Christian relief work is building bridges with Muslims.
What 147 elk taught me about prayer.
How Hispanic churches in Southern California negotiate the dilemmas of ministry with undocumented immigrants.
Most lies are pitiful attempts to protect our pride.
The faith's distinctiveness told winsomely, yet with little impact.
Why I stay in a church that has seriously strayed from biblical teaching.
A beginner's guide to philosophy.
Coincidence and random mutation are not the most likely explanations for some things.
Quotations to stir heart and mind.
Lessons of the old mainline for the new mainline.
Total Abandon shows that following Jesus is no daydream.
Charismatic archbishop accused of exploiting women for sex.
Mission agencies rethink outreach to the world's non-literate masses.
The language of postmodernism.
Maverick bishop jousts at latest foe: Scripture.
Walter Wangerin's newest novel adds historical and cultural details to the savior's life.
Unraveling the church's confusion about Messianic Jews.
The Messianic Movement surveys a vast and often confusing realm.
Elizabeth Marquardt on what happens in the souls of children of divorce.
How Christians failed following the Civil War.
Pentecostal scholar Amos Yong thinks he sees the Holy Spirit working in other religions, too.
Why obedience isn't just for legalists.
Church loses building after members flee pastor's universalism.
Observers parse motives behind new tax exemption.
Persecution in Eritrera, Oregon assisted-suicide, AmeriCorps and religious schools, and Local Church dismissed.
Bill boosts fight against sex and labor trafficking.
Promotions, awards, deaths, and other items from the religion world.
It's not clear whether group has right to trademark in subdomains.
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