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January 2007
Volume 51, Number 1
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Table of Contents
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
Church fights town restrictions on services.
But the broader struggle for religious freedom continues.
The events, people, and debates of the past year that Christianity Today's editors and writers believe have shaped, or will significantly shape, evangelical life, thought, or mission.
Deaths of Allen Finley and Pierre Gemayel, Installation of Katharine Jefferts Schori, and other stories.
Comments on same-sex marriage, Syria, Twinkies, and the Republican defeat.
Study: Laws banning Sunday commerce encourage moral behavior.
Britain's faith schools welcome students from other religions.
Do evangelicals like big government? And other statistics.
Threatened by persistent violence, Assyrian Christians in Iraq want to govern themselves.
Baptist report: Some 'failed' church plants never existed.
Nicaragua bans abortions, Kingsway to build a bigger church, a $75 million donation, and the Partial-Birth Abortion Act
We bullied stores out of "'Happy Holidays.'" Hooray?
Fear of mortality lies at the root of our bioethics confusion.
Ted Haggard's fall raises crucial questions about holiness.
The 'business' of helping the sexually exploited help themselves.
The average victim is 14, and Americans make up 25 percent of the customers.
N.T. Wright talks about how to present the gospel in a postmodern world.
Distinguishing between home and mission field no longer makes sense.
Discovering where hope begins in a village in Mozambique.
How churches heal after the pastor commits adultery.
One family deals with its pastor's fall.
Pro-life Democrats hope party's takeover will remove stigma.
Quotations to stir heart and mind.
Jesus puts the all-important self in its place.
Want to shock your neighbors? Try forgiving them.
The current public school model isn't working.
Roger Olson calls for a ceasefire in a long-running theological civil war.
Francis Collins issues a call to stand on the middle ground.
Christianity fuels social justice in The Beloved Community.
Steve Turner's The Gospel According to the Beatles.
Simple Church calls churches to focus on making disciples.
Robert Kagan's Dangerous Nation.
A scholar rescues the reputation of generation of Middle East scholars.
Paradigms in Conflict argues against changing missionary theories and practice.
A not-so-clinical book for those touched by special-needs kids.
If you had five minutes with the President, what would you say?
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