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Oldest Known Hebrew Script, Recently Deciphered, Links Worship and Justice

I've long been interested in archaeology, particularly biblical archaeology.
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Cold Hands, Expectant Heart

There is an old saying that can be quite appropriate at this time of the year: Cold hands, warm heart.
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Asian ? White

Articles like this make me want to celebrate and cringe.
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TIAA-Cref Divests from Sudan Oil Interests

While the situation in Sudan remains dire (and could worsen as the country faces volatile elections this spring), Christians can celebrate a recent story of hope: the first major U.S.
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Diary of a Book Tour

Rediscovering Values: On Wall Street, Main Street, and Your Street -- A Moral Compass for the New Economy
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'Human Wrongs' and the Next Generation of Christian Activists at Urbana

Last week I had the privilege of attending the Urbana 09 Missions Conference put on every three years by InterVarsity Christian Fellowship. It was powerful to be worshiping Christ with 17,000 young adults who were saying "Here am I Lord, send me."
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