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July 3, 1999 | Vol. 14, No. 26

Top 40 books

The best titles proclaiming or applying a biblical worldview in a hostile 20th century


Edward E. Plowman | Architect of the conservative takeover of the Southern Baptist Convention tells his story

Cal Thomas | Can the government meet our spiritual needs?

Bob Jones | New legislation would protect schools from paying plaintiff's lawyers in church-state cases

Bob Jones | How far can Gore go with his emphasis on religion?

Timothy Lamer | Gore says he will take a forthright stand on the issue of "choice," so why the euphemisms to avoid saying abortion?

Technology hasn't changed the realities of war


Bigtime Christian fiction

John Grisham gets explicit with his faith in his latest bestseller, as Frederick Buechner earns critical acclaim

Fighting the demons

Frank Peretti's new novel is his best and most perceptive, teaching readers to battle bad theology

Sometimes, hope sells

An interview with bestselling author Jan Karon