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December 5, 2017

 

 

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Our Top Stories

 
Growing up African, American and Christian
 

Growing up African, American and Christian

 

‘I think a lot of kids my age find it difficult to be Christian and authentically African,’ says 19-year-old Israel Afangideh, a Nigerian-born Christian who lives in Alabama, ‘because it feels like, to be authentically African, you have to reject things that are Western, and Christianity is dubbed “Western.”‘

 
 

 
Meet our new trustees
 

Meet our new trustees

 

We’re thrilled to announce the addition of five new members to The Christian Chronicle’s board of trustees.

 
Edward Fudge, controversial scholar on topic of hell, dies at 73
 

Edward Fudge, controversial scholar on topic of hell, dies at 73

 

‘Even through the most difficult of times and circumstances,’ he loved to spread the Gospel, his wife says.

 
 
   
 
 

 

What defines a Church of Christ? Why are our numbers declining in the U.S.?

As we approach 2018, we want your input for an upcoming series on our fellowship to coincide with the latest edition of the directory “Churches of Christ in the United States.” Help us identify the most important questions — and the issues that matter to you.

 
 

 
Not comfortable, but comforted
 
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Not comfortable, but comforted

 

Church shouldn’t be a place where hurting people feel they must put on a mask to be accepted, says counseling ministry director.

 
Editorial: Bless the teachers when no one else will
 

Editorial: Bless the teachers when no one else will

 

“Let’s constantly be hunting for those in our communities who need encouragement for the work they do.”

 
Voices only: A little holiday fun
 

Voices only: A little holiday fun

 

Three great Christmas medleys in one post! Check them out and let us know which one is your favorite.

 
Voices only: Nearer, My God, To Thee
 

Voices only: Nearer, My God, To Thee

 

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