Table of Contents

Volume 7, Issue 1

Feature

The Spiritual Lives of CCCU Students

What is - and isn't - happening in students' spiritual growth.
Feature

Developing Good Faith

As Christians are increasingly considered 'irrelevant,' Christian higher education is more important than ever.

Alumni Impact (Part 3)

Alumni from Warner Pacific College, Bethel University and Gordon College work in very different fields but toward the same goal: serving the communities to which they're called.

Alumni Impact (Part 2)

Alumni from Northwest Nazarene University, Grace College and University of Mobile draw on background experiences to effect change.
On the Shelf

The Radical Life of Kindness

Biola president's first book calls us to a forgotten bibilical virtue.
Feature

Engaging Students in Politics

How we can educate our students to be reasoned thinkers in a divisive political season.
Feature

Blessed Are the Peacemakers

How one weekend in San Diego illustrates our calling to bring peace and reconciliation to the world.
Feature

The Cultural Value of Christian Higher Education

Christian colleges can develop students in ways few other institutions can.

Alumni Impact (Part 1)

Alumni from Calvin College, Oklahoma Christian University and Nyack College are using media to change the world.
On the Shelf

What is Reconciliation?

An excerpt from Roadmap to Reconciliation.
On the Shelf

Teaching and Christian Imagination

A review of the book by David I. Smith and Susan M. Felch
On the Shelf

Unleashing Opportunity: Why Escaping Poverty Requires a Shared Vision of Justice

A review of the book by Michael Gerson, Stephanie Summers and Katie Thompson
On the Shelf

Renewing Community Values

An immigrant's contribution to American higher education.
On the Shelf

Free to Serve: Protecting the Religious Freedoms of Faith-Based Organizations

A review of the book by Stephen Monsma and Stanley Carlson-Thies

Changing the Face of Christian Higher Education, One Leader at a Time

How the CCCU's Leadership Development Institutes are reshaping Christian higher education.

The Role of a Faith-Led Life

How my semester abroad changed my view of the role of faith in everyday life.

Dreams Dashed and Redefined

The disruption of civil war led to a new purpose for Steven Grudda.

Defining Moment

An entrepreneurship class brought all of Hallie Darphin's experiences and desires into a singular focus.

Healthcare Economics

With a passion for public health and development, Damilola Junaid is working to make a difference in Nigeria.
From the President

A Magnificent Truth Holds Us Together

At the heart of Christian higher education is a moral underpinning that comes from a life of faith in the One whose life, death and resurrection has shaped cultures long before our campuses existed.
From Capitol Hill

Peacemaking in the Midst of Culture Wars

We can't win the Culture Wars - not because we will cede or acquiesce in our Christian character or calling, but because the paradigm of the culture war is flawed.
On Academics

CCCU Study Abroad Programs: The Value of Collaboration

On Diversity

Diversity and Inclusion: Where We Are and What We Need to Do

From the Editor

Paving the Way for Those to Come

The challenges we face might be unique, but our ultimate goals haven't changed.