Advance Magazine Spring 2016

The Advance is the magazine of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities. 
Published in the spring and fall of each year, the Advance covers the news and people of Christ-centered higher education.

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Spring 2016 COMMEMORATIVE SECTION
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40th Anniversary Gala & Presidents 
Conference Photo Collage
By Morgan C. Feddes and Warren Pettit
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The History of the CCCU
By Jo Kadlecek & Rick Ostrander
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BestSemester Reflection: 
The Role of a Faith-led Life
By John M. Zwier 
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Changing the Face of Christian 
Higher Education, One Leader at a Time
By Jo Kadlecek
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CCCU 2016 Young Alumni Awards
By Morgan C. Feddes




Spring 2016 FEATURES
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The Spiritual Lives of CCCU Students
By Todd W. Ha
ll

Additional Resources:

Spiritual Transformation Inventory Website: SpiritualTransformation.org 

Christian spirituality and mental health: A relational spirituality paradigm for empirical research” 

(Journal of Psychology and Christianity) by T.W. Hall 


Relational Spirituality: An attachment-based model

 of spiritual development and psychological well-being 

by B. Augustyn, T.W. Hall, D. Wang, and P.C. Hill


“Spirituality at a crossroads: A grounded theory 

of Christian emerging adults” 

(Psychology of Religion & Spirituality) by K.L. Bailey, 

B. Jones, T.W. Hall, D.C. Wang, and J.M. McMartin

Some key differences between a happy

 life and a meaningful life” 

(The Journal of Positive Psychology) by R.F. Baumeister,

 K.D. Vohs, J.L. Aaker, and E.N. Garbinsky

What is the ‘Relational’ in Relational Spirituality? 

A Review of Definitions and Research Directions” 

(Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health) by J. Tomlinson, 

E.S. Glenn, D.R. Paine, and S.J. Sandage

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The Cultural Value of Christian Higher Education
By David Brooks
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Engaging Students in Politics
By Michael Wear
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Developing Good Faith
Q&A with David Kinnaman
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Blessed are the Peacemakers

 
Essay Collection


REGULARS
From the President
By Shirley V. Hoogstra
From the Editor
By Morgan C. Feddes

On Diversity
By Pete C. Menjares
Around the Council
The news of the CCCU offices
On the Shelf
What your peers are reading
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Poverty Requires a Shared Vision of Justice
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of a Forgotten Christian Virtue


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From Capitol Hill
By Shapri D. LoMaglio
On Academics
By Rick Ostrander 


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CCCU 2016 YoungAlumni Awards

By Morgan Feddes