15 Witness – Brazil’s elections show evangelicals have influence.
16 Gleanings – Our favorite heresies, mental illness among pastors, and a new Bible translation for persecuted Christians.
18 Under Discussion – Can my church declare that I’m not a Christian?
19 Headlines – The African megachurch pastor asked to help halt Ebola, and stop surveying ‘white evangelical Protestants.’
27 Where We Stand – Domestic Neglect
30 Open Question – Deanna Witkowski, C. Michael Hawn, and Monqiue M. Ingalls parse the difference between worship and performance.
32 Hermeneutics – Megan Hill leaves awesome words for God.
34 Spirited Life – Andrew Wilson believes in healing, even for his autistic children.
36 On the Edge of Extinction – For Mideast Christians, 2014 has been a year of bloody disaster. Could this be the end for these earliest churches? By Philip Jenkins
44 Why we Lost the Marriage Plot – And how Christians in the arts can bring it back by W. David 0.Taylor
50 Putting ‘Success’ in Succession – Prominent pastors go public with how to wisely pass the leadership baton by Warren Bird
54 Guided by the Great Cloud – Why tradition is vital for understanding Scripture by Gerald R.McDermott
Rob Moll’s What Your Body Knows About God, review by Jenell Williams Paris
Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung’s Vainglory, review by Karen Swallow Prior
Top 5: Books best read in the wilderness, by Leslie Leyland Fields
Interview: Philip Yancey’s Vanishing Grace
58 The Survivor – Nancy Writebol, who contracted deadly Ebola, on what it will take to battle the epidemic. Interview by Morgan Lee
96 Testimony – A French atheist followed a girl-and found faith instead.