Steve Thorngate on baptism and place, Gregg Brekke on an immigrant and his sanctuary church, Stephanie Paulsell on Christmas Eve visions.
Christmas gift lists from the editors and columnists, Debbie Blue on Hagar, Joyce Shin on hyphenated belonging.
Ben Dueholm on sabbath politics, Scott Bader-Saye on affection and conflict, Sarah Morice Brubaker reviews Christine Helmer.
Jennifer Hollis and Amy Frykholm on end-of-life care, Wadih El Hayek and Youssef Zbib on Lebanese Christians and ISIS, Carol Howard Merritt on the Convergence network.
Gerald Schlabach on Paul and same-sex marriage, Jesse James DeConto on voting rights in North Carolina, Katherine Mast on watershed discipleship.
Richard Kauffman interviews bookseller Byron Borger; best books for ministy in the 21st century; reviews of Grant Wacker, Miriam Toews, Christian Wiman, and others.
Resident Aliens at 25, Shannon Craigo-Snell on marching in Ferguson, Heidi Neumark on churches and poor doors.
Tobias Winright on warrior cops, Bethany Sollereder on evolution and suffering, Sarah Hinlicky Wilson on Bartholomäus Ziegenbalg.
Amy-Jill Levine on parables, Titus Presler on the Church of Pakistan, Tobias Winright on "humane" executions.
Yoder's theology and misconduct, Terra Brockman on weeds, Robert Johnston on general revelation and film.
Rowan Williams on prayer, Carol Zaleski on devotional art, Stephen Long on possibly becoming Catholic.
Luke Bretherton and Ben Dueholm on marijuana, six stories by Brian Doyle, Carol Howard Merritt on Love Wins Ministries.
Readers write about risk, Rachel Srubas on Armenian Americans and Turkey, Ted Campbell on the myth of the mainline.
Charles Hefling on original sin, Janet Edwards on being bisexual in the church, Beth Felker Jones on teaching via video.
Amy Frykholm on community health clinics, Barbara Brown Taylor on religious diversity, Brian Doyle on a machine gun.