August 2016

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Finding harmony

Rising incivility has put many Americans on edge. What roles can Christians play in bringing peace to the public sphere? Blogger David Gushee took a month-l... Read More

How to be a kind traveler

As a multi-trillion-dollar industry, travel and tourism has become one of the biggest players in the global economy, and according to a 2015 study conducted by ... Read More
'Brave' notebook

Brave for girls

Parents have dreams for their children. Dreams of success as adults. Dreams of how they will interact with teachers and peers. Dreams of them standing up for th... Read More
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Student debt

In 2015, the average student loan debt for a college graduate eclipsed $35,000, according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). That’s a lot o... Read More

Moving to learn

We all want the best for our kids. For some, that means trying a new life, in a new place, where children will hopefully have better opportunity. That’s the... Read More
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7 good buys for back to school

It’s nearly time—back to school. As the summer fades away, store shelves are stocked with all of the latest scholastic essentials. In fact, the average fami... Read More