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June 2018
Volume 62, Number 5
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Table of Contents
Mending Men’s Ministry
How to disciple in an era of male floundering.
Why Peterson's message of morals, manners and masculinity resonates with evangelicals.
These three congregations don’t have a men’s ministry. Why men—and their families—still love them.
The infamous pyramid was never an accurate description of how people act, let alone a guide to discipleship.
The SBC presidential candidate wants to rejuvenate his denomination through missions.
Understanding the relationship between gospel and culture is vital for evangelism
My hardest lesson as a social worker? God wants me to be close to the brokenhearted as much as he wants me to save them.
Nevertheless, the saucy British writer made the pious vociferously angry.
Spanning the Great Schism Between Evangelical and Orthodox Christians
Efforts to unite Christianity’s branches bear fruit.
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our June issue).
Ministries find a central hub is less and less essential to taking the gospel global.
God Hates Gun Violence
We American Christians have a biblical call to reduce firearm deaths in our land.
Six tangible ways congregations can shift their gatherings from me to us.
It may sound weird, but knowing we have an enemy is encouraging.
The Many Surprises of 20th-Century Christianity
Brian Stanley’s global history makes connections and draws lessons that others are apt to miss.
Scholar John Goldingay wants readers to rediscover the original feel of the Old Testament in his new translation.
From John Wilson, former longtime editor of 'Books & Culture."
A new book crawls into the lives of children at risk, enters their desperation, and accompanies them on their journey toward redemption.
Augustine, T. F. Torrance, John Owen, and more.
In Every Issue
Our June Issue: Modern Manhood
Navigating men’s ministry in uncertain times.
Responses to our April issue.
How I found eternal life on death row.
Syrian Christians Brave Insecurity to Stay Behind and Help
Syrian Christians Brave Insecurity to Stay Behind and Help
Preemptive Love’s Jeremy Courtney says despite the Turkey deal, “This crisis shows no sign of letting up, and we can’t either.”