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November 2008
Volume 52, Number 11
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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
The rules in church property fights can change at the state border.
Christians knew the attacks were coming, but no one knew they would be this deadly.
Are they becoming less conservative? Or are they just saying so?
James Skillen retiring, Bill McCartney unretiring, and other transitions.
It's time for India to start acting like the world's largest democracy.
As the U.S. opens to Iraqis and Burmese, refugee ministries must adjust.
Recent remarks on emergent and emerging, female pastors, and other news developments.
Widows who tithe, Southern Baptists who speak in tongues, and other news numbers.
Campuses set the rules on student initiation rites.
Episcopal bishop removed, Google changes policy on abortion keyword, and Royal Society director resigns.
Media reaction to Gov. Palin shows ignorance of evangelicalism.
The world produces more food than ever. So why do nearly a billion people still not have enough to eat?
Programs nationwide that Christians use to raise hunger awareness in their congregations and schools.
At the Lazarus Project, the list of prayer requests is long, but food comes first.
In the body of Christ, we learn how to be both.
Analyst Dalia Mogahed says it's time to rethink what we think we know about Muslims.
How Luis Palau, thousands of volunteers, and a gay mayor are trying to transform Portland.
With approval from China's government, Robert Yeung brings faith-based counseling to those shaken by the May earthquake.
A recent spate of books suggests we are more politically diverse than ever — and maybe that's the way it's supposed to be.
A missions center becomes a patron of the arts.
Quotations to stir heart and mind.
Peacemaking is more than not making waves.
How the Apostles' Creed can sharpen our dialogue with Muslims.
Francis Schaeffer never stopped battling for the faith.
Short reviews of God in the Gallery, Hitler's Private Library, and The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday.
Some Christians think voting is wasted effort.
Jon & Kate Plus Eight is at home with faith.
Switchfoot's Foreman blends the Socratic and spiritual.
What I look for to find a healthy church.
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