Christian Research Journal Vol. 38 No. 5 Fall 2015

6 Effective Evangelism
Contemporary Atheists and Sneer

8 Practical Hermeneutics
What Does the Bible Teach about the Cannabis Plant?

10 Postmodern Death: Organ Transplantation and Human Value
Richard J. Poupard

18 May the Force Bewitch You: Evaluating the Star Wars Worldview
Robert Velarde

26 Ready! Set! Wait!
David L. Talley

32 Condemnation and Grace: Polygamy and Concubinage in the Old Testament
Richard M. Davidson

38 Plural Marriage and Joseph Smith: A PR Nightmare in Mormonism
Eric Johnson

44 Responding to Pro-Gay Revisionist Talking Points
Sean McDowell

50 Once upon a Time: The Enduring Appeal of Fairy Tales
Holly Ordway

54 Reviews
A Summary Critique: Julien Musolino’s The Soul Fallacy
R. Douglas Geivett and Holly Pivec’s God’s Super-Apostles

58 Viewpoint
Living as a Christian in a TV-Dominated World

60 Ask Hank: compelling biblical example of “waiting on the Lord,” and explores both “micro” and “macro” aspects to such waiting.