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Calvin Shorts: A New Series from the Calvin College Press

The Church and Religious Persecution

Kevin R. den Dulk and Robert J. Joustra

Calvin College Press, August 2015

Religious persecution is on the rise. Daily news stories and social science research chronicle the suffering of Christians and those of other faiths at the hands of both governments and private citizens. Yet, with few exceptions,the North American church has been largely absent from serious action that addresses this global problem. The Church and Religious Persecution examines the nature and scope of religious persecution worldwide, explores the response of the church, and proposes steps church leaders and members can take to stand up for religious freedom and build a faith-based movement against persecution.

Emerging Adulthood and Faith

Jonathan P. Hill

Calvin College Press, June 2015

Is the Church losing the next generation of young people? Jonathan P. Hill critically examines this question, interpreting sociological data that takes into account the broader cultural and historical context. He challenges common assumptions and draws conclusions that are counterintuitive, complex, and encouraging.

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Over 100 books!

We are pleased to announce more than 100 books have resulted from CCCS support.

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IAPCHE is Searching for a New Executive Director

The International Association for the Promotion of Christian Higher Education (IAPCHE) is seeking to fill the position of Executive Director. A global association of individual scholars and institutions, IAPCHE fosters the development of integral Christian higher education through networking and related academic activity. Its featured activities are faculty and leadership development workshops, conferences and publications. IAPCHE’s office is located at Calvin College.

Learn more from the IAPCHE website.