A Necessary Anniversary
The Contemporary & the Timeless Intersect for 30 Years
by James M. Kushiner

Infidelity and Fidelity

Keep Calm, Carry On, Even If It Is "Satan's Hour"
by James M. Kushiner


Mortal Remains
The Symphony of Comprehension
by S. M. Hutchens

From Heavenly Harmony
Bend Down Thy Gracious Ear
by Ken Myers

First Books
Four Final States
by Kathie Johnson

A Thousand Words
El Greco's St. Joseph and the Child Jesus
by Mary Elizabeth Podles

As It Is Written...
Those Midwives
by Patrick Henry Reardon

30.1—Jan/Feb 2017


Periodical Crossings
The Intersections of Christ, Creed & Culture
by Patrick Henry Reardon

On Mrs. Jongke's Porch
The Basis of the Fellowship in Real Time
by S. M. Hutchens

Family Matters

Domestic Altars & Godly Offspring
by Allan Carlson

The Virtue of Marriage
Truly Authentic Sex & Rightly Ordered Love
by Tracy Jamison

Up on the Farm
Where Young Christian Families Are Finding New Roots
by Kathleen Curran Sweeney

The Heart of Paradise

The Godly Hierarchies of Love & Marriage
by Diane Woerner


Speaking of Jesus
Nikolas Grosfield on a Pastor's Evangelical Ministry to Muslims

A New Pope for Gideon

Kevin Raedy on Captain Kirk, Contraception & Christian Tradition

The World in a Grain of Sand
Bret J. Saunders on the Importance of Poetry in Christian Education & Life

Book Reviews

Manifest Bigotry
Missionaries of Republicanism: A Religious History of the Mexican-American War by John C. Pinheiro
A review by James A. Altena

But Is He Sure?
The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution by David Wootton
A review by Graeme Hunter

Pilgrim's Finale?
The Book of the People: How to Read the Bible by A. N. Wilson
A review by Timothy Larsen


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