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June 2017
Volume 61, Number 5
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Table of Contents
Cambodia’s Child Sex Industry Is Dwindling—And They Have Christians to Thank
From rescues to legal reform, a faithful minority changed the country’s criminal landscape.
How Christians in Cambodia are drawing attention to labor trafficking and the quiet power of prevention.
How the Southeast Asian country went from an underground church to a church-planting boom.
Science reveals the power of being quick to listen and slow to speak.
Why we all need to get outside the echo chamber.
How a hurricane helped me weather my battle with cancer.
Historian Mark Noll helps unravel the uses and misuses of ‘the Bible alone.’
The case for Christians investing in the profession only 1 in 5 Americans trust.
God's love for children is clear in Scripture, but the 'age of accountability' is harder to find.
How Christians See Muslims
Missions experts urge concern for both souls and security.
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our June issue).
Russian evangelicals’ hesitancy to back Jehovah’s Witnesses could backfire.
The Church's Biggest Challenge in 2017
Let’s get unchurched evangelicals back into church, and prejudiced evangelicals back to the Bible.
Let’s rejoice in them—while looking forward to a time when they’re no longer needed.
Flying Solo in a Family-Centered Church
Gina Dalfonzo shares an insider's perspective on the frustrations of long-term singleness
Mark Sayers asks us to look to the Bible’s steadying influence in an era of cultural turmoil.
Compiled by Matt Reynolds.
Historian Justo González charts how observance of the Lord’s Day has changed over time.
How Ecclesiastes shows a better way to joyful living than chasing pleasure
In Every Issue
Our June Issue: In the Body of Christ, We’re All Connected
The networks and bonds between hundreds of millions of Christians never stop surprising us.
Responses to our April issue via letters, tweets, and Facebook posts.
I was sentenced to life for a murder I didn't commit. But God didn't forget me.
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