Readers write about appetite, Lauren Winner on God's labor pain, Amy Frykholm on Central American women seeking asylum.
William Brosend on Fred Craddock in retirement, Carol Howard Merritt on the ELCA's Ruben Duran, Norman Wirzba on gardening and climate change.
Theological education issue. Sharon Miller and Christian Scharen on M.Div.'s in debt, Andrew Root on Bonhoeffer as youth minister, Amy Frykholm interviews Lea Schweitz.
Chris Hoke on reading a parable with prisoners, Amy Frykholm on her struggles with the creed, Matt Gaventa on depression and love.
Katherine Willis Pershey on fidelity, Jason Whitt on parenting a special-needs child, Amy Frykholm interviews Claire Hajaj.
Angie Mabry-Nauta and Adam Joyce on congregational death, Katherine Willis Pershey on physical pain, Kathryn Reklis on Serial.
Steve Thorngate on baptism and place, Gregg Brekke on an immigrant and his sanctuary church, Stephanie Paulsell on Christmas Eve visions.
Christmas gift lists from the editors and columnists, Debbie Blue on Hagar, Joyce Shin on hyphenated belonging.
Ben Dueholm on sabbath politics, Scott Bader-Saye on affection and conflict, Sarah Morice Brubaker reviews Christine Helmer.
Jennifer Hollis and Amy Frykholm on end-of-life care, Wadih El Hayek and Youssef Zbib on Lebanese Christians and ISIS, Carol Howard Merritt on the Convergence network.
Gerald Schlabach on Paul and same-sex marriage, Jesse James DeConto on voting rights in North Carolina, Katherine Mast on watershed discipleship.
Richard Kauffman interviews bookseller Byron Borger; best books for ministy in the 21st century; reviews of Grant Wacker, Miriam Toews, Christian Wiman, and others.
Resident Aliens at 25, Shannon Craigo-Snell on marching in Ferguson, Heidi Neumark on churches and poor doors.
Tobias Winright on warrior cops, Bethany Sollereder on evolution and suffering, Sarah Hinlicky Wilson on Bartholomäus Ziegenbalg.
Amy-Jill Levine on parables, Titus Presler on the Church of Pakistan, Tobias Winright on "humane" executions.
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