Subject to change due to breaking news or other events.
|April 2014: |
Tradition! What is the role of tradition in the church? How does it help or hinder us? Why does it hold so much power over people’s perspectives and beliefs about what it means to be a church and a Christian? How have traditions evolved from generation to generation? And in recent years, how have pop culture, brain science and social science shaped our traditions?
Contact Julie B. Sevig by January 1, 2014 with your questions or suggestions about this cover story.
|May 2014: |
Mental illness: How do ELCA congregations and organizations care for, minister to and advocate on behalf of the mentally ill? How are we erasing the stigma that prevents many from seeking treatment? Who in the ELCA helps before (or after) untreated mental illness leads to homelessness, imprisonment or community violence? What is the church called to do?
Contact Elizabeth Hunter by February 1, 2014 with your questions or suggestions about this cover story.