The Editors 11-01-2004

A Peace Diary

Longtime peace advocate Peggy Gish traveled to Iraq, along with others in the Christian Peacemaker Teams, to do what she does best: get in the way. Iraq: A Journey of Hope and Peace is her story of their work before, during, and after the U.S. invasion. Told in the first-person, Gish recounts her efforts to create relationships with Iraqis, fight for justice, and seek peace. Herald Press.

A new report from the University of North Carolina's National Study of Youth and Religion confirms the old saw: A family that prays together, stays together.

The Editors 3-01-2002

Young Christians are pushing the edges of faith. Here's a glimpse into the hearts and dreams of a few of them, in their own words.

Angela Ards 1-01-2002
A tribute to LISTEN founder Lisa Sullivan
Larry Bellinger 9-01-2001

Are in-your-face visits to prison the best we can do for 'troubled' teens?

Stacia M. Brown 5-01-2001

For many young people, cynicism and activism can be sides of the same coin.

Larry Bellinger 3-01-2001

Lisa Sullivan has set her heart on politicizing the hip-hop nation.

Larry Bellinger 1-01-2001

"Art has the power to heal spiritual, emotional, and physical brokenness."

Amanda Huron 11-01-1999

Notes for a new generation

Notes from a new generation
Pam Fickenscher 1-01-1999

It is often assumed that younger people have no respect for their elders and even less reverence for history.

New beginnings, on the Web and in the world.
Jeremy White 11-01-1998

For if you remain completely silent at this time, relief and deliverance will arise for the Jews from another place, but you and your father's house will perish.

Julienne Gage 9-01-1998

At midnight on May 21, I fell to the floor screaming when I learned that Krista Hunt Ausland, my best friend for 24 years, had plunged to her death in a bus accident in Bolivia.

Jesus' words as he wept over Jerusalem are probably more compelling today than ever: "If this day you only knew the ways that make for peace..." (Luke 19:42).

Young people are the keystones of any culture. Youthful energy is needed to get work done in society.

Richard Rohr 5-01-1998

Rediscovering rites of passage for our time

Richard Rohr 5-01-1998

A sample North American initiation pattern

Bob Hulteen 5-01-1998
Will the good news become old news?
Will Campbell 5-01-1998
David Halberstam credits the youth in the civil rights movement.