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November 2007 2007
Volume 51, Number 11
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Cover Story

Heeding the Profits
Companies around the globe are mixing profits with gospel ministry.

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Mugabe Infiltrates Churches
Mugabe infiltrates churches, intimidates leaders.
Haggard Reprimanded
Former president of the NAE told to stop seeking financial support.
Candidates' Faith Talk
Presidential candidates deviate from the usual religious scripts.
Christian Lenders in the Mortgage Crisis
Most Christian lenders remain strong during sub-prime debacle.
Passages
Remembering Rex Humbard, Warren Webster, and A. Leslie Parrott, and other news from the evangelical world.
Tax Form Revised for Charity Accountability
A revised tax form should make nonprofit organizations more transparent.
Quotation Marks
Comments on e-church, Mother Teresa, and other subjects.
Kazakstan Investigates Church Leaders for 'Treason'
Central Asian republic increasingly views evangelicals as traitors.
Go Figure
Recent statistics on what Americans think of evangelicals, religious freedom, and Billy Graham.
Texas: Christian Schools Free from State Oversight
Texas Supreme Court says state has no business regulating Christian schools.
News Briefs
IRS investigation fallout, Muslim convert goes into hiding, and Gordon College receives gift.
Q&A: Kay Warren
Learning to live in three worlds.
Student Leader Dismissed for Dispensational Beliefs
Student dismissed from leadership for 'potentially divisive' beliefs.
Importing orthodoxy—and cultural baggage.
Importing orthodoxy—and cultural baggage.
Editorial: A Dangerous Calling
Let's not learn the wrong lessons from the South Korean kidnappings.
Saints in Darkness
Feelings of God's absence didn't plague only Mother Teresa.
Work <i>Is</i> Our Mission
Why the godly baker's most significant task is baking good bread.
Integrating Faith and Work
David Miller wants us to think more deeply about integrating faith and work.
Evangelical Elites
Michael Lindsay says adherents of the movement can now be found in powerful positions in every niche of American life.
Review: <i>Faith in the Halls of Power</i>
Faith in the Halls of Power provides an intimate portrayal of a little-known side of the evangelical world.
CVP: Getting Back To Evangelism
It's time to return to the priority of evangelism.
Africa Unbound
God may be clearing the stage for the next act in his redemptive drama.
10 Principles for Development Missions
10 principles to guide your church's next mission project.
The Men of Boystown
A glimpse into the world of male prostitution.
Korean Hostage Fallout
The South Korean missionary movement seeks to mature without losing its zeal.
Reflections: Pure in Heart
Quotations to stir heart and mind.
Gushee: Power Sharing and Racial Reconciliation
Racial Reconciliation is making some unexpected demands on me.
Guthrie: Why I Believe
A Reader's Digest version of why I am a Christian.
The Pulse: Short-Term Troubles
Lessons from the South Korean kidnappings in Afghanistan.
Deconstructing Dawkins
Alister McGrath's challenge of famous atheist is bracing—but does not go far enough.
Bookmarks
Short reviews of The Cambridge Companion to Evangelical Theology, Before I Die, and Water from a Deep Well.
Dick Staub: Top 5 Books on Popular Culture
Review: <i>A Stranger in the House of God</i>
A Moody prof's unlikely spiritual journey.
Edgy Grace in Cop/Angel Drama
Holly Hunter brings realism to new cop/angel drama.
Review: Mandisa Hundley's <i>True Beauty</i>
Mandisa's debut album rises above her clouds.
Yancey: Wesley's England
A recent trip to England brought home rich insights on wealth.