Past Issues

Dec 24, 2014
Steve Thorngate on baptism and place, Gregg Brekke on an immigrant and his sanctuary church, Stephanie Paulsell on Christmas Eve visions.
Dec 10, 2014
Christmas gift lists from the editors and columnists, Debbie Blue on Hagar, Joyce Shin on hyphenated belonging.
Nov 26, 2014
Ben Dueholm on sabbath politics, Scott Bader-Saye on affection and conflict, Sarah Morice Brubaker reviews Christine Helmer.
Nov 12, 2014
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.
Oct 29, 2014
Gerald Schlabach on Paul and same-sex marriage, Jesse James DeConto on voting rights in North Carolina, Katherine Mast on watershed discipleship.
Oct 15, 2014
Richard Kauffman interviews bookseller Byron Borger; best books for ministy in the 21st century; reviews of Grant Wacker, Miriam Toews, Christian Wiman, and others.
Oct 01, 2014
Resident Aliens at 25, Shannon Craigo-Snell on marching in Ferguson, Heidi Neumark on churches and poor doors.
Sep 17, 2014
Tobias Winright on warrior cops, Bethany Sollereder on evolution and suffering, Sarah Hinlicky Wilson on Bartholomäus Ziegenbalg.
Sep 03, 2014
Amy-Jill Levine on parables, Titus Presler on the Church of Pakistan, Tobias Winright on "humane" executions.
Aug 20, 2014
Yoder's theology and misconduct, Terra Brockman on weeds, Robert Johnston on general revelation and film.
Aug 06, 2014
Rowan Williams on prayer, Carol Zaleski on devotional art, Stephen Long on possibly becoming Catholic.
Jul 23, 2014
Luke Bretherton and Ben Dueholm on marijuana, six stories by Brian Doyle, Carol Howard Merritt on Love Wins Ministries.
Jul 09, 2014
Readers write about risk, Rachel Srubas on Armenian Americans and Turkey, Ted Campbell on the myth of the mainline.
Jun 25, 2014
Charles Hefling on original sin, Janet Edwards on being bisexual in the church, Beth Felker Jones on teaching via video.
Jun 11, 2014
Amy Frykholm on community health clinics, Barbara Brown Taylor on religious diversity, Brian Doyle on a machine gun.
May 28, 2014
B. J. Hutto on truth telling about Christian weddings, Steve Thorngate on the very churchy wedding, Katherine Willis Pershey on a parishioner who got "ordained," Celeste Kennel-Shank on interfaith weddings.
May 14, 2014
Brent Plate on sensory faith, Kathleen Housley on the value of not comprehending, Heidi Neumark on regret.
Apr 30, 2014
Spring books. David Wood on Eugene Peterson; various writers recommend one book for new ministers; reviews of Elizabeth Johnson, Molly Worthen, Peter Leithart, and others.
Apr 16, 2014
Amy Frykholm on a possible UMC split, Paul Jeffrey on Central American migrants, Teri McDowell Ott on honest preaching.
Apr 02, 2014
Barbara Brown Taylor on light without sight, Lee Hull Moses on ministry with children of all abilities, Debbie Blue on Lent in Minnesota.
Mar 19, 2014
Debra Bendis on a left-right ministerial group, Gail Irwin on church closures, Jesse James DeConto on homebrew at church.
Mar 05, 2014
Peter Traben Haas on congregational silence, Isaac Mwangi on Kenyan Christians and khat, Heidi Neumark on ministry to strangers.
Feb 19, 2014
Lawrence Wood on theologians in residence, Sharon Ely Pearson on Sunday school, Greg Jones on innovation in theological ed.
Feb 05, 2014
Sara Miles on Ash Wednesday in the streets, Wesley Granberg-Michaelson on the WCC and Pentecostals, Heidi Neumark on bedbugs at a pageant.
Jan 22, 2014
Readers write about mentors, Amy Frykholm on marriage counseling for same-sex couples, Brian Doyle on neighbor love.
Jan 08, 2014
Martin Tel on the Psalter, Jesse Zink on hymnody in South Sudan, Ben Dueholm on prostitution.