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July 2008
Volume 52, Number 7
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Table of Contents
Sam Phillip's latest is haunted by heartbreak — and hope.
Short reviews of Saving Darwin, The Man Who Loved China, and Transforming Worldviews.
How C. S. Lewis has shaped my faith and writing.
Amy Laura Hall argues that in God's design, family is a pretty messy thing.
We care for the environment precisely because God will create a new earth.
Quotations to stir heart and mind.
When a theology prof and a bitter skeptic talk.
Why defeat at the hands of God is magnificent.
Rusty Leonard is a financial manager who wants to change how you give and invest.
Why the doctrine of original sin is 'curiously liberating.'
How current philosophers argue for his existence.
Books on the existence of God.
Mark Mittelberg says this is no time to jettison logic.
People young and old are flocking to hear — and be changed by — winsome arguments for the Christian faith.
The Christian message is reaching where diplomacy can't.
James Choung has found a way to tell the old, old story to a new generation.
Evangelicalism needs to be centered on faith, not politics.
Churches cleared of tax law violations; Baylor keeps its president, after all; and Georgia Tech group told to remove anti-anti-gay remarks from website.
Wolf recently formed the House of Representatives' Caucus on Religious Minorities in the Middle East with Anna Eshoo.
Recent comments on church politicking, the NFL draft, seizing kids, and other recent stories.
From recent studies on teaching creationism and the difference between men and women who stop going to church.
How many evangelical votes are really in play?
Aid agencies struggle to up their efforts amid soaring food and gas costs.
Decoding the California Supreme Court's gay-marriage decision.
Rick Warren adds reconciliation to an already ambitious mission strategy.
Seeking the Body and Blood Behind Bars
Seeking the Body and Blood Behind Bars
When I wanted to take Communion in prison, I had to “steal” it.