Journal of Psychology and Christianity Vol 31 No. 1 May 2012

The Spiritual Craft  of Forgiveness: Its Need  and Potential in Children’s Peer
Relations and Spiritual Development……………………………..3
Kelv S. Flanagan,  Rebecca Loveall, and]. Carrick Carter

Sin of Sadness: Acedia vel Tristitia Between Sociocultural Conditionings and
Psychological Dynamics of Negative Emotions………………………………………16
Paolo Azzone

Perceived Forgiveness from God and Self-Forgiveness……………………………31
Jobn M. McConnell and  David N. Dixon

Humility and the Ability to Receive from Others ……………………………40
Julie J. Exline
God’s  Shield: The  Relationship between God Attachment, Relationship Satisfaction,
and Adult Child of an Alcoholic (ACOA) Status in a Sample of Evangelical Graduate Counseling Students………………………….51
Karin Dumont,  David Jenkins,  Victor Hinson,  and  Gary Sibcy

Clinician’s’ Columns:
Community Psychology as Socio-Missional Entrepreneurship………………………..66
Johan  Mostert

A Christian Model of Mindfulness: Using Mindfulness Principles to Support
Psychological Well-Being, Value-Based Behavior, and the  Christian Spiritual Journey
Scott H. Symington  and Melissa F. Symington …………………………………..71

Jasmine’s Changes through Schema Focused Therapy ………………………………….78
Vickey L. Maclin

Book Reviews …………………84
Rodney L. Bassett, Editor

Professional Opportunities…….90

WORLD Vol 27 No 11 June 2012

FEATURES
32 The new Egyptian wilderness
As Moses once led his people out of Egypt to Mt. Sinai, church leaders in a post-Mubarak era are discovering how to guide the largest Christian population in the Middle East against new threats and to become good neighbors
40 Blind justice
Resolving the dramatic case of China activist  Chen Guangcheng doesn’t take care of thousands more dissidents like him
44 Right turn on Maine
With a pivotal Senate race in November, conservatives are increasingly energized in what has for decades been one of the most liberal states in the nation
48 Timeless struggle
A new film about a Catholic uprising against a socialist Mexican government in 1926 has surprising resonance in 2012
52 An arm and a leg for a Dinka bride
A Sudanese man will go to a lot of trouble to win a hand in marriage
56 D.C. city limits
The death and life of compassionate conservatism: While a treasured idea became a mess in Washington, it flourished at a small school in Austin

TIME Vol 179, No 22 May 2012

BRIEFING
11 Verbatim

12 LightBox An earthquake rocks northern Italy
14 World The Greek ripple effect; protests at NATO summit
16  Nation The fallout from Obama’s Romney attacks; the Facebook Faceplant
18 Economy Roving mail-truck labs, cell-phone sales and other ways to save the post office
19  Health & Science New guidelines for prostate screenings
20  Milestones Farewell to Robin Gibb and Donna Summer
COMMENTARY
22 The Curious Capitalist
Rana Foroohar on the case for Glass-Steagall
25 In the Arena Joe Klein on lessons learned in Afghanistan

FEATURES
26 What Mom Taught Mitt
How Lenore Romney’s failed 1970 Senate campaign shaped her son’s political style
Barton Gellman

36 Romney on the Offensive
In an interview, Mitt touts Bain, forecasts unemployment
by Mark Halperin
38 Hope and Change in Libya
Revisiting the sites of the Arab Spring’s most sweeping revolution
by Abigail Hauslohner
44 How to Save a Leg
A new program is restoring the limbs of wounded warriors-and sending some of
them back into battle by Nate Rawlings

THE CULTURE
50  Pop Chart Fashion on wheels; political bromances
52  Movies
French actor Omar Sy captivates his country
56  Art
A Web start-up finds you: fine art
58  Movies Wes Anderson’s latest, Moonrise Kingdom,shines
59  Tuned In Hey, TV suits: ad skippers are your friends
61 Money The cost of celebrating the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee
62 The Awesome Column
Joel Stein on how to face your fears (hint: yell at them)
64 10 Questions Naturalist Daphne Sheldrick

Master’s Seminary Journal Vol. 23 No. 1, Spring 2012

Editorial . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-6
Richard L. Mayhue

Three Searches for the “Historical  Jesus” but No Biblical Christ:
The Rise of the Searches (Part 1) …………………………………. 7-42
F David Farnell

What Does Christ as “True Israel” Mean for the Nation Israel?:
A Critique of the Non-dispensational Understanding  …………………. 43-54
Michael J. Vlach

Did God Fulfill Every Good Promise?:
Toward a Biblical Understanding  of Joshua 21:43-45 ………………… 55-83
Gregory H  Harris

Birth Control and the Christian:
Recent Discussion and Basic Suggestions…………………………. 85-112
Michael A. Grisanti

God Is Still Holy and What You Learned in Sunday School Is Still Ttue:
A Review of Love Wins. ……………………………………… 113-131
Kevin DeYoung

Reviews ………………………………………………….. 133-160

G. K. Beale and D. A. Carson,
Commentary on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament ………. 133-134
Reviewed by Michael J. Vlach

M. Daniel Carroll R,
Christians at the Border ……………………………………. 134-135
Reviewed by Alex D. Montoya

Darryl C. Cornett,
Christian America? Perspectives on Our Religious Heritage ……….. 135-138
Reviewed by Gregg L. Frazer

Joel B. Green,
Dictionary of Scripture and Ethics ……………………………. 138-140
Reviewed by Dennis M. Swanson

John D. Hannah,
The Kregel Pictorial Guide to Church History: Volume 5
-The Church In the Late Modern Period (A.D. 1650-1900) ……….. 141-143
Reviewed by Gregory H. Harris

Timothy Paul Jones, David Gundersen,  and Benjamin Galan,
Rose Guide to End-Times Prophecy …………………………… 143-146
Reviewed by Abner T. Chou

Andreas J. Kostenberger and Richard D. Patterson,
Biblical Interpretation:  Exploring the Hermeneutical
Triad of History, Literature, and Theology ……………………… 146-148
Reviewed by Dennis Swanson

Tremper Longman III and David E. Garland,
Expositors Bible Commentary: Genesis-Leviticus ……………….. 148-149
Reviewed by William D. Barrick

John MacArthur and Richard Mayhue,
Christ s Prophetic Plans: A Futuristic Premillennial Primer . ……….. 149-151
Reviewed by James E. Rosscup

J. Gordon McConville and Stephen N. Williams,
Joshua  …………………………………………………. 151-152
Reviewed by Michael A. Grisanti

Allen Ross and John N. Oswalt,
Genesis, Exodus ………………………………………….. 152-154
Reviewed by William D. Barrick

John Sailhamer,
The Meaning of the Pentateuch: Revelation, Composition and Interpretation ………………………………………………………………154-156
Reviewed by William D. Barrick

Alexander Strauch,
If You Bite & Devour One Another:Biblical Principles for Handling Conflict ………………………………………………………….. 157-158
Reviewed by Gregory H. Banis

Emanuel Tov,
Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible …………………………. 158-160
Reviewed by William D. Barrick

Counseling Today, June 2012

A loss like no other
By Lynne Shallcross
Although  loss is a universal experience, every person’s grief process is unique, and that reality has encouraged counselors to gradually leave behind one-size-fits-all approaches to grief therapy.

Features
When the vows break
By Stacy Notaras Murphy
A high priority is rightfully placed on counseling’s role in helping to prevent divorce, but the need for counseling doesn’t end even if the marriage does.

Bridging the separation between behavioral and general health care
Interview by Frank Burtnett
Health  and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius discusses barriers to care for people with behavioral health needs and the changing landscape of U.S. health care.

Knowledge Share
Improving couples’ attachment  security, intimacy, stability and satisfaction
By Barry G. Ginsberg
The founder  of the Center  of Relationship  Enhancement takes a deeper look at why emotion-focused relationship  enhancement therapy often achieves the best outcomes  for couples.

Opinion
A student perspective on 20/20:
A Vision for the Future of Counseling
By Marte Ostvik-de Wilde, Jordan P. Hammes, Gitima Sharma, ZiYoung Kang & Denise Park
Doctoral  counseling students  identifY the aspects of the Principles for Unifying and Strengthening the Profession that are most relevant to them.

New Yorker May 2012

6  GOINGS  ON  ABOUT TOWN
23  THE  TALK  OF  THE  TOWN
Nicholas Lemann  on the cost if college; James Surowiecki on Facebook’s LP.O.

Kelefa Sanneh    28   ANNALS OF POLITICS
Raging Arizona: Aborder state’s immigration wrangles.
Woody Allen    38   SHOUTS &  MUR.MUR.S
Not a Creature Was Stirring
Charlayne Hunter-Gault     40  LETTER FROM SOUTH  AFRICA
Violated Hopes: Rape as a hate crime.
David Grann    46   A REPORTER AT LARGE
The Yankee Comandante William Alexander Morgan’s Cuban exploits.
Lorrie Moore    72   FICTION
“Referential”

THE  CRITICS
David Denby    76 THE CURRENT CINEMA
“The Dictator,” “The Intouchables.”
Peter Schjeldahl  79 THE ART WORLD
The Barnes Foundation’s new home.
Arthur Krystal    81 A CRITIC AT LARGE
In praise of guilty reading pleasures.
85 BOOKS
Briefly Noted
John Lahr      86 THE THEATRE
“Title and Deed,” “Cock.”
POEMS
Rae Armantrout     43   “Pitch”
Kathleen Jamie    60 “The Overhaul”

Christian Century Vol. 129, No. 11

Spring books, serious Christians

7   Junk food epidemic
The Editors: Junk  food  is not in the natural order
8  CenturyMarks
Song-deprived Americans, etc.
10  Sent to Serve
George Mitrovich: William Willimon on being bishop
11 The great exhale
Lee A. Vierling: C02 and the extinction of species
13  Going Catholic?
Amy Frykholm: Evangelicals  and birth control
14  The buzz of life
Terra Brockman: Notes from  the farm
16 Methodists maintain gay policies;
UMC rejects call to divest from firms selling to Israel;
Praying for God to hurt someone is not illegal, judge rules;
ELCA seminary and Lenoir-Rhyne will merge

24   Eating in ignorance
Norman Wirzba: Do we know where our food comes from?
28 Controversial dig
Mordechai Beck: The politics of Israeli archaeology
30 The seeker next door
Linda Mercadante,: What drives the ‘spiritual but not religious’?

IN REVIEW
36     Books
Valerie Weaver-Zercher: A Thousand  Lives, by Julia Scheeres
Patricia Appelbaum:Visions of a Better World, by Quinton Dixie and Peter Eisenstadt
Brian Doyle When Women Were Birds, by Terry Tempest Williams
Cindy Crosby: The Nature Principle, by Richard Louv

42     Music
Steve Thorngate: Pull It Together, by Shannon Stephens

44     Film
Steve Vineberg: Monsieur Lazhar  and Bully

47    Art
Lois Huey-Heck: Rising

COLUMNS
3         Editor’s Desk
John M. Buchanan: The baseball life
22,  23  Living by the Word
Chris Blumhofer

35       Faith Matters
M. Craig Barnes: Holy small talk

45       American Soundings
Rodney Clapp: Life after life after death

POETRY
12        Luci Shaw: Under cover