Super Launch! 36 comics team up in ‘Bullying Is No Laughing Matter’

COVER STORY:
‘BULLYING IS NO LAUGHING MATTER’

th Bullying Is No Laughing Matter and Kurt Kolka36 of America’s comic stars team up in a new book, proclaiming “Bullying Is No Laughing Matter”

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OUR VALUES

th Fairvote slide from curriculum to teach the value of votingThe right to vote is a deeply held American value—a right that many Americans risked their lives to achieve in earlier eras. But, now, our voter turnout is “dismal” reports OurValues columnist Terry Gallagher. This week, Terry highlights some solutions …

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SEE ALL THE HOLIDAYS—Remember this easy index to all of the religious holidays, festivals and milestones.

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Cover Stories: Building a successful interfaith movement

AN INTERFAITH FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT

OUR VALUES—GET OUT THE VOTE

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FAITH AND FILM: MUST SEE MOVIES!

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Cover Stories: Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a saint for today’s world

BONHOEFFER, THE HOLOCAUST AND PEACEMAKING

OUR VALUES: FREE AGENT NATION

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TRAVELING THE WORLD

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Cover Stories: ‘God and the Gay Christian,’ Films, Food, Holidays and more

CHANGING HEARTS, TRANSFORMING CONGREGATIONS

th Matthew Vines and his book God and the Gay ChristianCOVER STORY—Author and activist Matthew Vines once was famous for promoting Harry Potter around the world. Now, he’s leading a growing force of gay Christian ambassadors who are changing churches. Read our in-depth interview with Matthew.

ARE CHURCHES CHANGING?

OUR VALUES—In 5 parts this week, the OurValues series “Change of Heart” reports on a wide range of research into changing attitudes among American churchgoers. It’s true, by all accounts: We’re in the midst of a historic shift.

A NEW APPROACH TO CHANGE: ‘THE THIRD WAY’

Ken Wilson of A Letter to My Congregation in the newsAuthor, pastor and Bible scholar Ken Wilson is leading a national wave of evangelicals calling for immediate welcoming of gay men, women and their families—while, at the same time, refusing to engage in old-style, politically loaded debates on the issue. He calls it “The Third Way.”

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Cover Stories: Discover a fresh ‘Perspective’

In this time of crisis, we need a new ‘Perspective’

Dr Robert J Wicks author of PerspectiveCOVER STORY—Psychologist Dr. Robert J. Wicks travels the world helping men and women recover from trauma. In our interview, he shares hard-earned wisdom we all can use, right now.

OUR VALUES

WHY WAIT? Building on one of Robert J. Wicks’ central themes—the need to set aside reflective time in our lives—OurValues columnist Terry Gallagher investigates why Americans just can’t seem to wait.

INTERFAITH PEACEMAKERS

Interfaith Peacemakers World War I in Song and SymphonyWORLD WAR I in SONG & SYMPHONY—Peacemaker and author Daniel Buttry turns our summer World Music Festival to reflections on the centennial of First World War. You’ll be inspired—and you’ll enjoy the music videos!

FILMS, FOOD, HOLIDAYS and MORE

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Cover Stories: McLaren’s back! What’s manhood? Music makes peace!

BRIAN McLAREN’S BACK!

Brian McLaren and cover of We Make the Road by WalkingCOVER STORYIn a new interview, best-selling author Brian McLaren talks about a very practical new book, We Make the Road by Walking. Within this book is all you need to take a 52-week pilgrimage through the Bible with Brian as your guide.

What’s up with men?

Popular #MenPR photo on TwitterWhile Dr. Wayne Baker travels this summer, the popular columnist Terry Gallagher returns with his signature talent for spotting values churning in our ever-changing popular culture. This week he looks at the clash over manhood …

Music Makes Peace!

Interfaith Peacemakers Musicians without Borders Singing Revolution and Playing for ChangeOur Interfaith Peacemakers department continues our World Music Festival, bringing you inspiring profiles of musicians who are changing the world—along with terrific video clips! Here are just some of these toe-tapping stories …

HOLIDAYS, FILMS, FOOD and MORE

Obon-season-dancersALL HOLIDAYS—Remember the simple URL www.InterfaithHolidays.com

ALL FILMS—Visit our Visual Parables department for more than a thousand thoughtful reviews by faith-and-film expert Edward McNulty.

FEED THE SPIRIT

Linda-Maday-making-soapFOOD (AND MORE)—Bobbie Lewis’s FeedTheSpirit column is packed with delicious recipes—and inspiring stories about our lives, our families, our faith and our communities.

CELEBRATING CHILDREN & FAMILIES

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Cover Stories: On July 4, what do “Americans” look like?

CELEBRATING AMERICAN DIVERSITY

Our Values: BIAS BUSTERS!

INTERFAITH PEACEMAKERS

th Interfaith Peacemakers Sierra Leone Refugee All Stars Arnold App and Victor JaraOUR WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL continues with profiles (and videos!) of three more courageous Interfaith Peacemakers.

HOLIDAYS

th Babe-Ruth-hugging-Lou-Gerhig-on-July-4-1939-after-Lou-declared-himself-The-Luckiest-ManHOLIDAYS AT A GLANCE—Tell friends to visit www.InterfaithHolidays.com

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LAST … AND CERTAINLY NOT LEAST … Dive into deeper waters this week! Debra Darvick provides a perfect visual inspiration in her latest His Lens/My Pen.

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