The myth of the mainline
For decades, the notion of mainline decline has dominated interpretation of church life. But just how mighty were the churches before?
Poet and editor Kimberly Johnson
"Poetry invites you to have an experience. It doesn't want you to drift away into inattention. It wants to grab you."
Essays by readers
In response to our request for essays on risk, we received many compelling reflections. Here is a selection.
Why we need clinical evangelistic education
Imagine having a conversation about the gospel, and then bringing an account of this conversation to a group led by an experienced supervisor.
An Armenian American’s dilemma of memory
My first trip to Turkey, the place where so many Armenian Christians were killed, found me in a land both strange to me and known in my bones.
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