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Contemporary lifestyles

by Candi Cushman

Cover Story | If an industry makes the decision to call itself Christian, should that imply certain behavioral standards among its members? With CCM, the answer seems to…

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Lambs that roar

by Candi Cushman

Cover Story | I've got two careers and two ministries," mused Jaci Velásquez, as she squirmed in a dressing room chair beneath the woman tweezing her eyebrows. Meet CCM's…

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Salt or Sugar?

by Candi Cushman

Cover Story | As contemporary Christian music enjoys enormous success, some Christian artists believe the genre depends too much on marketing tests and pop formulas and not…

In this issue: "CCM: Salt or sugar?," May 13, 2000


Sequencing moms

By Lynn Vincent

National | Women find ways to build income opportunities around their children, instead of the other way around

All expenses paid

By Mindy Belz

International | Is the legal fund for Greg Craig and his client 'humanitarian advocacy' for two liberal church agencies, or a giant company's way of doing business with…


The Buzz

By The Editors

White House may invoke executive privilege in e-mail dispute Seeing no evil The Clinton administration last week threw a hurdle in front of congressional…


What I would like my epitaph to say is simply that 'He was a good priest.' New York Cardinal John O'Connor, before his death. Cardinal O'Connor, a former rear…


Terrible timing

By Joel Belz

You can wait too long to do what is right


Virtuous vision "Salvation by transgression" (April 15) correctly connected the basic agendas of Hollywood and the political left, which together are a mutual…

Serious questions

By Marvin Olasky

The death penalty and a la carte Christianity


Lessons from Elián

By Gene Edward Veith

Culture | There is more to right and wrong than "family values"

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