Signs of the Times
August 2018 Issue | Vol 133 No 8
Articles in This Issue:
Followers of Christ are among the most persecuted people on the planet, says James Standish. What motivates them to continue in their faith?
An ugly wasteland, an indomitable dream, a legacy of love. By Suvi Mahonen.
If you’re a slave to your work, you need the perspective and practical tips offered here by Bruce Manners.
Should we judge public figures by their private behaviour? And, asks Mark Hadley, what does this dissection of others’ misdemeanours reveal about the darkness in our own hearts?
In baptising her son, Melissa Howell experienced the power of this most ancient of Christian rites.
In his years as a counsellor, Jeris Bragan has found that, despite anger and trauma, most of us have a deep need for a loving and powerful Father.
What are the early warning signs of dementia? And is there any way to prevent it in the first place? Vania Chew says the answers may be simpler than you think.
Many people struggle with questions of purpose, meaning and identity. Kent Kingston is no exception, but finds the Bible is a great place to look for answers.