IT SOUNDS too bizarre to possibly be true, but our future is being shaped, at least in part, by a bunch of people who spend a week each year dancing half-naked around a giant burning statue in the desert. Carl Teichrib, editor of Forcing Change, shares some of his research on transformational festivals and why Christians need to pay attention to them.
ALMOST EXACTLY 205 years ago, famed explorer Meriwether Lewis died at a small inn southwest of Nashville, Tennessee, officially by his own hand. But the Lewis family has never accepted the official explanation. History professor Dr. Judd Burton speculates as to what might have been in Lewis’ journals that could have led to his death.