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The 5 Most Uncomfortable Things New Christians Experience

Your life as a new convert will be all grace, love . . . and awkward situations?

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Does Faith-Based Aid Come with Strings Attached?

Leaders of faith-based nonprofits say that faith and foreign aid can’t be separated.

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Hey Missionaries, Here’s What One of Your Converts Has to Say About You

Three ways missionaries can engage the existing culture rather than replacing it.

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How Atheists Can Overcome a Reputation of Arrogance

Why — and how — we should work with religious believers for the common good.

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Telling it on the Mountain When Nobody’s Listening

How a Mormon missionary failed to convert a single soul, but was saved by his new Catholic Belgian friends along the way.

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A quiet evolution of faith… sort of

I was raised in a Christian household, but after attending weekly classes at a local mosque — asking questions, reading the Qur’an, praying and talking with Muslim women — I realized I was one of them, and took the shahada.