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Prayer for a Peaceful Kingdom

Creator God, We lift our voices Joining the chorus of wind and waves Of barks and tweets and roars and coos and clucks To praise and glorify your name throughout all the earth. From...

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ePistle 7-29-15

       Issue #808  July/2015 The 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report has just been released, presenting a great opportunity for anti-slavery advocates across the country to take action! International Justice Mission (IJM) is a leading...

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Post-Heroic Ministry

Does the church’s obsession with muscular leadership mask our true calling to be followers of Christ? by Amy Laura Hall While browsing for something to read on a long flight to a speaking engagement...

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Sharing the Search for Abundant Life

How can we pursue good for our siblings in Christ when their convictions clash with ours? by Ben Barczi We increasingly live in a world where people—even fellow Christians—disagree about what is good, what...

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Holy Disruptions

by Jo Kadlecek There are some things Emily Nielsen Jones just can’t accept. Girls should not be born into a world that values them less than boys. Women should not bear the brunt of...

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Drive a Spoke into the Wheels of Injustice

Words of faith and civil disobedience on the US-Mexico border Earlier this week, a dozen people were sentenced for a 2013 act of civil disobedience in southern Arizona. The protestors were arrested for obstructing...

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ePistle 7-22-15

         Issue #807  July/2015 Please voice your dismay over Amnesty International’s misguided campaign to legalize prostitution. The record is clear: Wherever prostitution has been legalized, the result is more exploitation and abuse, not...