Arts & books:
Church leaders bash budget proposal
ELCA: Withdrawing treatment an ethical choice
Facts & figures
Hostage uses 'Purpose-Driven Life' for safety
LWR quilt and Thrivent raise $415,000
The God pod
Women pass men in ordination numbers
Best this month: 'Spiritual Exercises: Joining Body and Spirit in Prayer' and 'Joan of Arcadia'
For the record: For the record
Letters: Readers explore sexuality report
Is the dialogue deepening?
Light Side: Dear God
Reflection: Take a breath
Anticipating a new hurricane season, I await the Spirit
E-newsletter: 'I killed a man .... Can God love me?'
E-newsletter: A dream deferred
E-newsletter: God carried me