30 A bold stand in the Land Down Under Put Christians on the Barbie? No, says Lyle Shelton, WORLD’s 2016 Daniel of the Year
36 Executive redo Many of Barack Obama’s key initiatives could fall with the stroke of a pen
40 The MK privilege What’s life like as a missionary kid? It’s hard. It’s painful. And for many, it’s a blessing that can’t be beat.
44 Classical conflict Will classical public charter schools lure Christian parents away from schools that acknowledge Christ as the center of all things?
50 A world apart The process can be messy, but China and Nigeria are developing strong economic ties as Nigeria hopes to become the world’s next big economic surprise
3 Joel Belz
14 Janie B. Cheaney
28 Mindy Belz
63 Andree Seu Peterson
64 Marvin Olasky