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March 2016
Volume 60, Number 2
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Hope on the Refugee Highway: A Special Report on Christians in Iraq and Greece
CT visited eight refugee camps to learn how Christians on the front lines would advise American churches to engage the refugee crisis.
Why Did Jesus Choose the Cross?
The reason he died a bloody, horrible death.
What It's Like to Be Shane Claiborne-Again
The activist converted me and my husband to a radical, simple Christian obedience. Why didn't our friends and family follow suit?
Christians Can't Help Abiding in Christ
If we are in Jesus, we will stay connected to him.


Slow Down, You Hashtag Too Fast
We don’t have to speak out on every issue.
How the Church Heals
No other institution contributes to public health like the Body of Christ.
Don’t Force the Celebration at Funerals
Even knowing the truth of the resurrection, it’s still okay to cry.


God Has a Confusing Plan for Your Life
The believer's call is never to certainty, but to faith.
My Top 5 Books to Make the Church Less Culturally Relevant
Mark Sayers recommends readings that help the church look less like the surrounding culture.
You Were Never Made to Be 'Productive'
Why rest is at the center of God's design.
How Victims of Sexual Abuse Can Get the Better of Satan
A Christian therapist shares lessons from 25 years of counseling survivors.
New & Noteworthy Books


Evangelicals Make March for Life More 'Catholic'
A snapshot of Christian witness in the world (as it appeared in our March issue).
Gleanings: March 2016
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our March issue).
Should More US Churches Host Mandarin-Language Services?
China has overtaken Mexico as the No. 1 sender of legal immigrants to America.
Have Christians and Jews Extended the Olive Branch Too Far?
Orthodox rabbis say Christianity is God’s will. Vatican says don’t formally evangelize Jews.

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