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Volume 51, Number 5
May
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Cover Story

Good Morning, Vietnam!
How a little NGO is helping Christians gain more freedom in a country still plagued by human-rights abuses.

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Inside CT: Vietnam
Outreach in Vietnam's vibrant church, 38 years after Tet offensive martyrs.
First Amendment Freedom Fighters
Department of Justice ramps up efforts to enforce the First Amendment.
Alliance for Marriage Focuses on States
Democratic Congress prompts Alliance for Marriage to focus on states.
Passages
New presidents of MOPS, Asbury College, and the SBC’s NAMB named.
Faith-Based Malaria Initiative
White House recruits faith-based groups to fight deadly disease.
May Quotation Marks
Comments from the Knesset, Max Lucado, Rep Pete Stark, and others.
Go Figure
Opinion polls on torture, moral behavior, and other recent statistics.
Sri Lanka's Man-Made Disaster
In Sri Lanka, money abounds, but fighting halts tsunami reconstruction.
Re-engineering Sexual Temptation
Fuzzy science sparks debate over treatments to reverse homosexuality.
May News Briefs
Another large donation to Opportunity International, suits against pastors end.
Tidings: Jingo Jangle
Christian tribalism is a renunciation of God's kingdom.
No Sick Child Left Behind
Southern Baptist leader says it's about time all U.S. children had health insurance.
Editorial: One-Size Politics
Evangelical social reform is a many-splendored thing.
CVP: Christ, My Bodhisattva
Multinational businessman and politician Ram Gidoomal talks about 'translating' the gospel in today's world.
Holiness Primer
We're tempted by moralism because we've forgotten what God wants at the center.
Famine's Other Causes
Why some places suffer food shortages decade after decade.
Spirituality--With Kids
When I entered motherhood, my traditional spiritual life became impossible.
Miroslav Volf on Redeeming Bitterness
Miroslav Volf tells how to stop the 'shield of memory' from turning into a sword.
Earth Care U
From the cafeteria to the classroom, students are learning to be environmentally conscious.
Reflections: Spring
Quotations about spring to stir heart and mind.
Gushee: Workplace Justice
There's more to workplace justice than good intentions.
Anti-Abortion Focus: Suffering or Immorality?
Our abortion views don't rest on sociological data.
Interview: Karen Kingsbury
What Karen Kingsbury thinks readers are looking for.
<i>Joyful Exiles</i>' Edgy Spirituality
Exchanging 'techniques and technology for love'.
Bookmark and Excerpt: <i>The Culturally Savvy Christian</i>
The Culturally Savvy Christian says we need to combat superficiality.
Bookmark and Q&A: Schaeffer's Apologetics
Bryan A. Follis on his book, Truth with Love.
<i>Who Owns the Bible?</i>
J.I. Packer's short review of Who Owns the Bible.
Books on the AIDS Crisis
Skip the next HIV/AIDS conference and read these books instead.
Bookmark: <i>Rethinking Christ and Culture</i>
A short review of Craig Carter's Rethinking Christ and Culture.
Grief's Tasks
Traveling Through Grief advocates specific tasks for getting through loss.
Bookmark: <i>Letters to a Young Evangelical</i>
Tony Campolo's Letters to a Young Evangelical
New CEO Harold Smith
New CEO and editor in chief Harold Smith believes in both electrons and ink.
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