Christianity Today Vol. 60 No. 11 Jan 2016

9 Editor’s Note
Andy Crouch asks whether Christian culture is inherently shallow.

13 Reply All
Readers respond to the November issue via letters, tweets, and blog posts.

NEWS

17 Witness
Missionary wins Mother Teresa award.

18 Gleanings
Christians make up nearly half of US refugees, Saeed Abedini’s wife steps out of the spotlight, and researchers give ‘evangelical’ a new definition.

20 Headlines
China’s church sets a new missionary goal, and European Roma Christians minister to refugees.

VIEWS
27 Where We Stand
Love Doesn’t Stop at Two

30 Spirited Life
Andrew Wilson shares what a shaky flight taught him about the Lord’s Prayer.

32 Truth Be Told
Christena Cleveland warns of three biases that shape our politics.

34 THE SCANDALOUS GIFT OF GRACE: Biblical scholar John Barclay explains why Paul shocked his religious peers and reminds us how radical the gospel really is.
Interview by Wesley Hill

40 DWELLING IN LIGHT ACCESSIBLE
New college chapel windows by Peter Brandes show case the dynamics of Christ’s glory.
Lisa Ann Cockrei

48 THE 2016 BOOK AWARDS
CT recognizes the best of Christian publishing that reflects our commitment to beautiful orthodoxy

54 THE YEAR WE SEARCHED FOR OURSELVES
2015 was the year we fixated on ‘identity.’ But some TV shows and films indicated that we are headed toward a better, truer view of the self.
Alissa Wilkinson

60 Psalm 23 IN THE AGE OF THE WOLF
Many people today find the famous psalm troubling, but we need it now more than ever.
Knut M. Heim
9 Editor’s Note
Andy Crouch asks whether Christian culture is inherently shallow.

13 Reply All
Readers respond to the November issue via letters, tweets, and blog posts.

NEWS

17 Witness
Missionary wins Mother Teresa award.

18 Gleanings
Christians make up nearly half of US refugees, Saeed Abedini’s wife steps out of the spotlight, and researchers give ‘evangelical’ a new definition.

20 Headlines
China’s church sets a new missionary goal, and European Roma Christians minister to refugees.

VIEWS
27 Where We Stand
Love Doesn’t Stop at Two

30 Spirited Life
Andrew Wilson shares what a shaky flight taught him about the Lord’s Prayer.

32 Truth Be Told
Christena Cleveland warns of three biases that shape our politics.

34 THE SCANDALOUS GIFT OF GRACE: Biblical scholar John Barclay explains why Paul shocked his religious peers and reminds us how radical the gospel really is.
Interview by Wesley Hill

40 DWELLING IN LIGHT ACCESSIBLE
New college chapel windows by Peter Brandes show case the dynamics of Christ’s glory.
Lisa Ann Cockrei

48 THE 2016 BOOK AWARDS
CT recognizes the best of Christian publishing that reflects our commitment to beautiful orthodoxy

54 THE YEAR WE SEARCHED FOR OURSELVES
2015 was the year we fixated on ‘identity.’ But some TV shows and films indicated that we are headed toward a better, truer view of the self.
Alissa Wilkinson

60 Psalm 23 IN THE AGE OF THE WOLF
Many people today find the famous psalm troubling, but we need it now more than ever.
Knut M. Heim

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