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April 2016
Volume 60, Number 3
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Table of Contents
Is It Time for American Christians to Disobey the Government?
When to practice civil disobedience.
The shaken conscience of a pro-life activist.
A new research method could help us get beyond political stereotypes.
And other key findings from new major research on minority US families.
Jesus’ miracles promise a better fate—including for my daughter, who died at age 32.
The outbreak hit Honduras during the third trimester of my long-awaited pregnancy.
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'Finally': What the Pope and the Patriarch's Cuba Meeting Meant
A snapshot of Christian witness in the world (as it appeared in our April issue).
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our April issue).
Middle Eastern evangelicals respond to modern update of Muhammad’s Medina Charter.
Churches fall victim to their own successful welcome of Pakistani refugees.
What Reconciliation Sounds Like
The first step in dealing with social conflict is to listen—really listen.
There's more to the story of Obed-Edom.
That he was an ethnic minority shapes how we minister today.
How John Piper Knows the Bible Is True
His latest book makes Scripture's case for itself.
Evangelicals shouldn’t forget his mission to make faith more ‘difficult.’
An excerpt from 'You Are What You Love.'
What we really need, says Kevin Seamus Hasson, is a different understanding of the ‘God’ our nation is under.
Compiled by Matt Reynolds.
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Responses to our January/February issue via letters, tweets, and blogs.
Why civil disobedience runs in our blood.
How many times did I need to get saved before truly loving God?
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